Sport and Education with Foundation Year BA (Hons)

University of Derby

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Course info

UCAS CODE C607
This degree offers you the chance to strengthen your skills, knowledge and confidence before you advance to stage one of your honours degree.Course descriptionInterested in sport coaching as a form of education? Keen to study a sport degree that will put you on the pathway to a teaching career? Realise your ambitions on this challenging and vibrant new course.Choose a four-year course which includes a foundation year for an invaluable introduction to your studiesFulfil your potential: the ... READ MORE

Key stats

Uni rankings

Education
WUSCA student ranking
WUSCA student ranking
These are the 2020 rankings, based on ratings given by past and current students.
67th / 131
CUG ranking
Complete University Guide Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2022
96th
CUG subject ranking
Complete University Guide Subject Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2022
47th

Start date and duration

Start date
SEP-22
Full Time
4 Years

Sport and Exercise Sciences

Drop-out rate
Drop-out rate
The percentage of students who didn't finish the course.
Calculated by 100% - (% of students continuing course + % of students completed course)
100 - 82 = 18% Drop-out rate
Source: UNISTATS, 2019

Employment rate
Employment rate
The percentage of students in full-time work 6 months after finishing their course.
Source: UNISTATS, 2019

Average salary
Average salary
Source: UNISTATS, 2019

Sport and Exercise Sciences graduate salary at this uni
£17,000
UK Sport and Exercise Sciences graduate salary
£18,000

Modules
These are the sub-topics that you will study as part of this course
Source: IDP Connect, July 2021

Entry requirements
Entry requirements
The minimum grades (and in some cases the subjects) you'll need to get on to this course.

Choose Exam type Grades / Points required
A level
Details

Previous study
Previous study
The most common A-levels taken by students who end up studying this subject at uni.
Source: HESA, 2018

Sport and Exercise Sciences

Top 5 A-levels taken by students who study this subject at uni
Physical Education
45%
Psychology
26%
Biology
18%
Mathematics
15%
Sociology
12%

Tuition fees

For students from

Students from Domestic
Domestic Fees
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Students from Other UK
Other UK Fees
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£9,250 per year
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Students from England Students from England
England Fees
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£9,250 per year
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Students from Scotland Students from Scotland
Scotland Fees
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£9,250 per year
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Students from Wales Students from Wales
Wales Fees
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£9,250 per year
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Students from Northern Ireland Students from Northern Ireland
Northern Ireland Fees
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£9,250 per year
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Students from Channel Islands
Channel Islands Fees
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£14,045 per year
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Students from EU EU Students
EU Fees
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£14,045 per year
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Please note: fees do vary so please make sure you contact the institution for up to date information.
International Students
International Fees
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Latest Sports Studies reviews

Sports Studies
J
Jonny
14 Jan 20

Sport and Exercise Science with Foundation Year BSc (Hons)

Overall my experience at the University of Derby has been good. I have made plenty of friends and my course is as fun...
SR
Student Reviewer
17 Oct 18

Sport and Education BA (Hons)

Its been good, some modules more challenging than...

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How Sports Studies students rated:

Student rating ( 3.9) 31 reviews

5 star 20%
4 star 55%
3 star 25%
2 star 0%
1 star 0%

How all students rated:

Student rating ( 4.0) 1,231 reviews

5 star 29%
4 star 51%
3 star 17%
2 star 2%
1 star 1%
University of Derby
CUG ranking
96th
Student rating
This is the overall rating calculated by averaging all live reviews for this uni on Whatuni.
( 4.0)
At the University of Derby, they believe anything is possible. With a broad range of courses at foundation, undergraduate and postgraduate level, that can help you get your career off to a great start. To help broaden your horizons, they offer a wide range of opportunities to study abroad, whatever your subject – a great way to experience a different culture, meet new people and add to your CV. Open days Derby hold Open Days throughout the year, giving you plenty of opportunity to come and explore.

Where you'll study

University of Derby

Kedleston Road Derby
DE22 1GB United Kingdom Nearest train station: Peartree  1.8 miles away

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