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Sport Studies - University of Brighton

he Sport Studies BA(Hons) enables you to explore critical issues in the world of contemporary sport, and will provide you with a broad set of skills and knowledge relevant and transferable for careers in many different sectors and industries. The course takes an interdisciplinary approach and is taught by a course team who combine teaching with practice and research in diverse areas, providing you with a variety of perspectives through which to learn about and reflect on the role sport plays in society. You’ll benefit from field trips, which have included the world’s largest underground skate park, and our visiting guest lecturer programme with speakers from organisations that have included England Boxing. A placement will add to your learning experience and employability with opportunities in schools, colleges, sport clubs, as well as working with coaching and development officers on projects such as widening girls’ participation and tackling homophobia in sport. You’ll also have the opportunity to shape the degree according to your own interests and to take part in the university’s award-winning Football 4 Peace programme, achieving a standalone qualification in Sports and International Development alongside your degree. You can also study abroad for a semester with one of our partner institutions in Belgium, Germany, Poland or Spain. This course offers a specialist pathway: Sport Studies with Physical Education BA(Hons) You can choose to follow this pathway at the end of your first year. Alternatively, you can continue to study for the single-honours award. We are one of just 10 institutions nationally, selected by the Chartered Institute for the Management of Sport and Physical Activity (CIMSPA), to become a CIMSPA Higher Education Partner. We are part of their pilot programme to develop CIMSPA endorsed and quality assured degree programmes to improve students’ employment prospects. The partnership also offers many benefits for students studying this course. **Don’t meet the entry requirements?** The University of Brighton Sport BSc(Hons) with integrated foundation year provides an extra year of study at foundation level for students who do not hold the academic qualifications or experience required for entry to this course. Successful completion of the foundation year enables you to progress onto year 1 of this degree.

  • Qualification
    Bachelor of Arts (with Honours) - BA (Hons)
  • Study mode
    Full-time
  • Duration
    3 years
  • Start date
    2020-09-28
  • Location
    Eastbourne,EastbourneUnited Kingdom
  • Fees & Finances
  • EU Year 1 £9,250
  • England Year 1 £9,250
  • Northern Ireland Year 1 £9,250
  • Scotland Year 1 £9,250
  • Wales Year 1 £9,250
  • Channel Islands Year 1 £9,250