United Kingdom

University of Central Lancashire

401–500 th
Clinical, pre-clinical & health 2018
601–800 th
World University Rankings 2018
Preston, Lancashire, PR1 2HE, United Kingdom

University of Central Lancashire

Sport and Physical Education

This unique course provides a perspective student opportunity to develop and deliver their skills in a variety of key areas. As well as combining the practical and theoretical elements of Physical Education and Human Movement, the student will also be taught the theoretical underpinnings of Sport from a socio-cultural perspective. Students will have the opportunity of a work placement in their second year and there is potential for students to undertake a sandwich year between second and third year. As sport incorporates many disciplines, this programme gives the student more options as the courses progresses, so that students can follow a path of strength for them. The opportunities offered throughout this programme will help to strengthen the students profile and experience and the regular links made within industry will make the student an attractive candidate for post graduate study or for when they enter the job market. This course offers an optional 48-week sandwich placement in industry. In addition, there are options for study exchanges in Europe and North America. You’ll get valuable opportunities to meet potential employers from a large number of sports organisations and learn about life in the sports industry. The course has been designed to thoroughly prepare you for a diverse range of career opportunities from performance enhancement, teaching and personal training to sports management, public services and health management. Some graduates have gone on to work in the commercial and retail sectors.

  • Qualification
    Bachelor of Arts (with Honours) - BA (Hons)
  • Study mode
    Full-time
  • Duration
    3 years
  • Start date
    2018-09-17
  • Location
    Main Site,Preston
  • Qualification
    Bachelor of Arts (with Honours) - BA (Hons)
  • Study mode
    Sandwich
  • Duration
    4 years
  • Start date
    2018-09-17
  • Location
    Main Site,Preston