Outdoor and Adventure Sport - Life Sciences - University of Derby

Outdoor and Adventure Sport

Outdoor at Oaklands Manor Turn your passion for the great outdoors into your career, with courses utilising real-life learning practices and environments.

Welcome to Outdoor and Adventure Sport

Courses within this subject area are taught across two locations - Buxton Campus and Oaklands Manor, our 58 acre outdoor leadership centre.

In addition, the Derbyshire Peak District itself is a stunning, challenging, and natural learning environment, ensuring our courses boast a real-world element. The practical learning facilities and focus on real-world learning ensure you will put your academic theory into practice through outdoor sessions, work placements, and fieldtrips.

Our Outdoor and Adventure Sport courses are developed in conjunction with industry, ensuring our courses are representative of existing working environments. We deliver high-quality, real world learning programmes that are engineered to develop industry-level knowledge and skills, designed to boost your employability.