HNC/HND Sport and Exercise Science (59419)

What topics are covered by the course?

What you will study

We aim to enhance the quality of learning and your student experience and we believe that the attainment of multi-disciplinary skills is crucial to your success and will allow you to progress on to your applied specialism.

Modules are of an applied nature throughout to facilitate your development
into your preferred career choices.

HNC Modules include:
Sport and Exercise Psychology
Anatomy and Physiology
professional Skills
Coaching Practice and Skill Development
Training, Fitness and Testing
Injury Prevention
Sports Massage

HND Modules include:
Physical Activity, Lifestyle and Health
Community Coaching
Performance Analysis
Exercise Prescription
Physical Education and School Sport
Exercise Physiology
Advanced Nutrition
Sports Rehabilitation

Who should attend?

Entry requirements

Minimum 48 UCAS tariff points from A Levels or a Level 3 Diploma in a related subject. Those with previous experience or learning that is relevant may be eligible via our APL process for accreditation towards this course. All applicants must complete a satisfactory interview.

What will I be able to do on completion?

Further study

The Level 5 Higher National Diploma is recognised by Higher Education providers as

meeting admission requirements to many relevant sport-related courses,

for example:
·BSc (Hons) in Sport and Exercise Science
·BSc (Hons) in Applied Sports Performance (top up)
·BSc (Hons) in Physical Activity and Exercise Referral (top up)

Career Opportunities

Sport Scientist
Further Post Graduate Study
Sports Nutrition
Community Coaching

How will I be assessed?

You will be assessed via centre-devised and Pearson-set assignments throughout the course.

Location: Wakefield City Campus
Level: Level 4/5
Duration: 2 years
Time of Day: Afternoon/Evening

Guide Price: Please contact us for details.

Delivery: In house
Category: Sport & Recreation »
Duration: 2 years
Qualification: HNC/HND

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