Course Details

  • This course is the challenging and enjoyable study of the science behind many of our most watched sports. If you enjoy physical activity and sport and would like to apply this passion practically in your future then this course is for you.

    Through this course students will learn both the theoretical and practical elements of sport science including research methods and projects, applied sport and exercise psychology, physiology and sports injuries. Students will also study a range of practical areas including instructing physical activity, outdoor adventurous activities, fitness training programming and sports development.

    On completion of this course, students can use their qualification to study sport at degree level or work in the ever growing sport and health industry.

  • Please Click Here to view the specific entry requirements for our 16-18 Study Programmes.

    Work Experience is a vital part of the course and you will be supported in finding a work placement relevant to your study.

  • You’ll be assessed by a range of coursework and assignments throughout the course.

  • Once you’ve completed this course you’ll be able to continue onto a sport related degree course or gain employment within the sport, health and fitness industry.

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  • There are a number of different finance and funding options available to you. You might be eligible for special bursary support or extra help from the government. Have a look at our fees, finance & funding page to find out all the information you need.

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  • Do you have a burning question about this course, or would you like to know more about the qualification you’ll receive and how it will help your career?

    Our course enquiries team is on hand to help you understand any details and answer any questions – whether it’s about applying for the course or finding out about finance. Just get in touch here!

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In one of The Manchester College’s 19 Centres of Excellence you’ll develop the skills and gain the qualifications that you need to take the next steps towards your dream career.

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