The entry requirements listed here are our typical offer for this course if you wish to begin studying with us in 2017. They should be used as a general guide.
We operate a flexible admissions policy – this means that you could receive a lower conditional offer than the typical offer, informed by our assessment of your complementary non-academic achievements and experiences. For courses that require interview or portfolio review, this may also be considered in the level of any conditional offer that follows if your application is successful.
60 per cent or Merit grade from a foundation degree or HND in an appropriate subject. In addition, students must have passed the following modules as part of their foundation degree/HND:
- Work placement/experience type module (min 15 CATS credits)
- Level 2 module (min 15 CATS credits) in sport coaching
- Level 2 module (min 15 CATS credits) in sport development/policy
- one module each (min 15 CATS credits), ideally level 2, for two of the following areas: sport and/or exercise biomechanics, sport and/or exercise physiology, sport and/or exercise psychology, nutrition, performance/match analysis.
GCSE (minimum grade C)
at least three subjects including English language and mathematics or a science. We do not accept Functional Skills or Key Skills as a GCSE equivalent. Applicants must have already passed, or be in the process of taking the required GCSEs.
For non-native speakers of English
IELTS 6.0 overall, with 6.0 in writing and a minimum of 5.5 in the other elements.