FdSc Physical Education and Fitness * (subject to validation)
Sport, Degree Overview Event
7th October 2017 10-12.30 pm and 9th June 2018 10.00-12.30 pm. To reserve your place(s) please email:
Course code: 34ZK
Institution code: S55
Course Fees: £6,000 per year
Duration: 2 years
Start date: September 2017
Completion date 30 June 2019
A cross-government strategy is trying to tackle head on the flat lining levels of sport participation and high levels of inactivity in the country. Through its strategy, the government is redefining what success in the sport means, with a new focus of five key outcomes. These are physical wellbeing, mental wellbeing, individual development, social and community development and economic development. This exciting new degree has been designed to target these areas.
Modules could include the following:-
Teaching and Coaching in Schools
Foundations of Physical Education and Physical Activity
Pedagogy of Physical Activity
Movement Literacy and Games (practical)
Work Placement (fitness and teaching)
Exercise for Fitness (health or special populations)
Physical Activity and the Human Body
Psychology of Fitness and Physical Activity
Students will be fully integrated within our sports departments and work with high performance athletes, within excellent facilities. Students have the opportunity to develop their teaching abilities, knowledge and experience of curriculum activities. Engagements in real-world experience is integral to this programme and students, will have opportunities to conduct research in schools and sport environments.
SGS has an excellent reputation for sport and you will study in a supportive and friendly environment with excellent sport, learning support and specialist facilities. All our staff have practiced in the field and are experienced teachers. Teaching is delivered via a combination of practical and theoretical teaching methods, equipping students with a set of transferable skills to give a substantial career advantage.
Students have to be aged 18 or over 56 UCAS points (from new tariff) Maths, Science and English GCSE at grade C or above.
Mature students are welcome to apply and will be assessed on an individual basis.
Associated future opportunities include the following:-
- Gain REP accredited fitness qualifications
- Gain employment in the health and exercise industry
- Progress onto a top-up year for the full degree
- On achieving the full degree enter into teacher training
- Sport Development
- Start own business and become self employed
For more information
If you would like further course information, please email Tom James at: Thomas.email@example.com
For help with admissions or finance applications, please email: firstname.lastname@example.org
*subject to validation