University of Brighton

601–800 th
World University Rankings 2018
Mithras House, Lewes Road, Brighton, East Sussex, BN2 4AT, United Kingdom

Sport Coaching

Taught in Eastbourne, with its extensive sport facilities, this course develops the knowledge and skills required for a career in sport and fitness coaching. Learning with an expert team who are engaged with national and international sport, students explore sport coaching theories and their application to practice in areas such as physiology, psychology, biomechanics and sociology. There are also opportunities to develop skills in cardiac rehabilitation, the strength and conditioning of elite athletes and in coaching of specific sports including football, athletics and basketball. Students gain practical coaching experience during work placements in years 2 and 3 with organisations including Football4Peace, British Triathlon and Sussex County Cricket.

  • Qualification
    Bachelor of Science (with Honours) - BSc (Hons)
  • Study mode
  • Duration
    3 years
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