Sports Coaching and Development FdSc

University of South Wales

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Course info

UCAS CODE S1H9
Are you passionate about a career in the sports coaching and development industry? The Foundation Degree in Sports Coaching and Development provides the opportunity to gain an industry-recognised qualification and relevant work experience while being affiliated to an organisation in the sector.The course will be based within your organisation, with your lectures, seminars and tutorials delivered on site and online. You will gain practical experience of working within the sports coaching and ... READ MORE

Different course options

Full time | Coleg Gwent (Cross Keys) | 2 Years | SEP-22

Key stats

Uni rankings

WUSCA student ranking
WUSCA student ranking
These are the 2020 rankings, based on ratings given by past and current students.
112th / 131
CUG ranking
Complete University Guide Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2022
91st
CUG subject ranking
Complete University Guide Subject Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2022
50th

Start date and duration

Start date
SEP-22
Full Time
2 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 - 70 = 30% Drop-out rate
Source: UNISTATS, 2019

Modules
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Source: IDP Connect, November 2021

Entry requirements
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A level
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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
42%
Psychology
18%
History
16%
Geography
12%
Biology
11%

Tuition fees

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£9,000 per year
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£9,000 per year
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Students from Scotland Students from Scotland
Scotland Fees
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£9,000 per year
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Students from Wales Students from Wales
Wales Fees
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£9,000 per year
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Students from Channel Islands
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£9,000 per year
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Students from EU EU Students
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£12,600 per year
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Student rating ( 4.1) 1,439 reviews

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University of South Wales
CUG ranking
91st
Student rating
This is the overall rating calculated by averaging all live reviews for this uni on Whatuni.
( 4.1)
The University of South Wales (USW) is one of the largest universities in Wales, offering students excellent opportunities and prospects. Many courses are accredited by professional bodies and employability is so important to USW, it is part of all the courses. 95% of USW graduates go on to employment or further study within six months of graduation (DLHE 2016). USW is in an exceptional part of the UK, with three campuses throughout south Wales. Students enjoy city life, countryside and coast. USW Newport is in the heart of the city and one of the university’s most iconic buildings. USW Cardiff is in a modern capital city, with everything from shopping and live sports, to music arts and history. USW Pontypridd is the largest campus, surrounded by green open spaces and made up of two sites: Treforest and Glyntaff.

Where you'll study

University of South Wales

Coleg Gwent (Cross Keys) Risca Road Cross Keys
NP11 7ZA United Kingdom Nearest train station: Crosskeys  0.2 miles away

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