Sport and Physical Activity is a vibrant exciting industry that offers a range of different career choices. Employers in the sector look for innovative, motivated graduates who have the skills to work with customers to manage, develop and implement sport and physical activity programmes and activities.
This course is designed to support you to develop as a future leader in sport and physical activity and to excel in this dynamic field. The course focuses on developing, leading and managing sport and physical activity provision. It delivers a mix of theoretical analysis and practical application. You will investigate and analyse academic perspectives of managing, leading and develop sport and physical activity and be given the opportunity to practically deliver community based programmes.
The course will provide you the knowledge, skills and experience needed to develop a successful career in the sport and physical activity industry.
Why choose this course?
-Gain an advanced understanding of the management and leadership of sport and physical activities and interventions aimed at making a positive impact upon individuals and communities locally and worldwide -Study using range of learning activities, including lectures, seminars, online learning, action learning and tutorials, and from a team who have a wide range of expertise and experience in specific subject areas such as leisure, sport -Explore ways to develop new, creative and innovative ideas to motivate people to participate in sport and physical activities while gaining the necessary personal competencies, applied practical skill-sets and subject expertise to become a theoretically informed and reflective practitioner -Develop the ability to implement a wide range of programmes and interventions, as well as being able to manage people and organisations to achieve sport and physical activity outcomes both nationally and internationally. -Benefit from our links with industry and the Government as you gain considerable experience of working with employers to investigate and analyse real industry problems and develop potential solutions for them (including a semester long research project).