United Kingdom

University of Derby

801–1000 th
World University Rankings 2018
Kedleston Road, Derby, Derbyshire, DE22 1GB, United Kingdom

University of Derby

Performance Analysis and Coaching Science

If you thrive on analysing and improving sport performance, this innovative course is for you. Designed in collaboration with our industry partners, our course will help you develop the specialist skills needed in performance analysis and coaching to train athletes to their full potential. You’ll learn cutting-edge techniques, using market-leading performance analysis software packages such as Sports Code, iCODA, Hudl, Dartfish and Quintic. To support these you’ll also use our HD cameras, EVS tower system and have access to our suite of MacBook Pros and iPads. You’ll spend most of your time in our Sports Centre, using our state-of-the-art biomechanics laboratory, containing the latest equipment to measure motion accurately, and performance analysis suite. You’ll work in an interdisciplinary environment, with sports teams from within the University and beyond. You’ll also have the opportunity to undertake an internship with a professional or non-professional sport club or organisations, such as Derby County FC and Leicester Tigers Rugby Club – equipping you with the professional experience that employers are looking for. Our staff include accredited professionals who will provide you with high quality teaching and support. They are actively involved in research, high-performance sport and applied sport science consultancy. They are also members of leading professional bodies. As a graduate of this course, you will gain the knowledge and skills to succeed in areas such as elite sport, performance analysis, talent identification and sport coaching in the UK and abroad.

  • Qualification
    Bachelor of Science (with Honours) - BSc (Hons)
  • Study mode
    Full-time
  • Duration
    3 years
  • Start date
    2018-09-01
  • Location
    Main Site,Derby
  • 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
  • International Year 1 £11,750