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BSc (Hons)Sport Psychology and Coaching

University of Winchester
United Kingdom, Winchester
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Overview

The Sport Psychology and Coaching degree programme offers an exceptional blend of practical and scholarly exploration of the disciplines of sport psychology, coaching science and practical coaching. As well as developing a strong theoretical knowledge base, students develop extensive practical and interpersonal skills. The primary focus of this degree is to equip students with the graduate skills necessary to enter and positively contribute to the sports industries, and specifically working with people.

Programme structure

Year 1

Foundations of Sports Coaching
Introduction to the Science of Coaching
Foundations of Sport and Exercise Psychology
Introduction to Research Methods

Year 2

Community Coaching Practice
Coaching Science
Sport and Performance Psychology
Research Methods in Sport and Exercise

Year 3

Dissertation
Critical Issues in Sports Coaching
Applied Coaching Science
Sport Psychology
Optional modules include Psychology of Exercise and Health; Psychology of Transitions in Sport; Study Abroad (Sport)

Career opportunities

Graduates work as sports coaches, PE teachers, sport and exercise psychologists, performance managers or training providers. Others enter careers in sport and exercise science, leisure, management tourism, education, research and health.

Students develop a wide range of transferable employability skills including the ability to communicate effectively and work both independently and collaboratively. These skills are valued in a range of graduate careers, including those not directly related to sport and fitness. Many students also continue on to study for postgraduate qualifications to further enhance their employability. New innovative master’s level programmes are constantly reviewed to ensure that they are at the forefront of contemporary study.

Apply now! Fall semester 2020/21
This intake is not applicable

We are currently NOT ACCEPTING applications from NON-EU countries, except Georgia and Serbia.

Studies commence
Oct 1, 2020

Application deadlines apply to citizens of: United States