We’ve developed this dynamic course following extensive consultation with numerous industry bodies, including Sport England, CIMSPA and various national governing bodies to make sure it's as relevant as possible to the ever-changing sports industry.
As a result, this course has a blend of academic and practical elements combining to produce well-rounded graduates who are ready for the world of work. You’ll gain varied practical experience throughout your course thanks to your 30-week work placement. The course covers all aspects of sport, management and business, something that many graduates lack according to our contacts in the industry.
According to Unistats, 97% of our final year students feel that they have been able to access course-specific resources. Join us on live chat now to find out more, or register to meet us at an Open Day.
Our brand new sport performance laboratories enable you to measure the impact that changes to a training regime can have, and how you as a coach can use that information to better athletes or a team’s performance.
I thoroughly enjoyed my placement year. It has provided me with invaluable experience – working at a Premier League football club is a big thing at 21, and a label I am extremely proud to hold.” – Thomas Spring, 1st Team Player Recruitment Analyst at AFC Bournemouth
If you’re passionate about sport and you’re a high-performing sport athlete with the desire to continue developing your talents whilst you’re studying, then have a look at our BU Sport Scholarships which are available to help support you financially. Assistance is provided for coaching, equipment, competition entry fees, travel expenses and/or support services.
Interested in studying this course part-time? Enquire now.
All statistics shown throughout this page are taken from Unistats, Destination of Leavers from Higher Education (DLHE), BU institutional data and Ipsos MORI (National Student Survey) unless otherwise stated.
Next start date:
September 2018, September 2019
Bournemouth University, Talbot Campus
4 years including a minimum 30-week work placement
Endorsed by Chartered Institute for the Management of Sport and Physical Activity (CIMSPA)
For 2018 entry: 104-120 tariff points including a minimum of 2 A-levels or equivalent. BTEC Extended Diploma: DMM. For more information check out our entry requirements.