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BA (Hons) Sport and Education with Foundation Year

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Why choose this course?

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96% of Derby graduates were in work or further study within six months of completing a full-time degree. (HESA, 2016)

Interested in sport coaching as a form of education? Keen to study a sport degree that will put you on the pathway to a teaching career? Realise your ambitions on this challenging and vibrant new course.

  • Choose a four-year course which includes a foundation year for an invaluable introduction to your studies
  • Fulfil your potential: the foundation year route is for you if you are pursuing a change of career, exploring a new subject area or don’t quite meet the entry requirements for our honours degree
  • Gain an impressive combination of skills relating to sport coaching, teaching and education
  • Be inspired by our strong network of contacts including professional coaches, elite athletes and educational leaders
  • Build the ideal platform to progress to teacher training opportunities such as a PGCE
  • Deliver sports sessions to groups of different ages and abilities to develop your practical skills
  • Work with sports clubs, schools and community organisations for vital experience in real-world settings
  • Benefit from exceptional facilities including our new multi-purpose Sports Centre and state-of-the-art laboratories
  • Learn from staff who are highly experienced in both the sport and educational arenas
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