School of Education, University of Greenwich, London/ United Kingdom

B.A. Physical Education and Sport

The programme provides theoretical courses related to the scientific, psychological and sociological study of physical education and sport, and practical courses in athletics, dance, games, gymnastics and swimming.

Description

The programme provides theoretical courses related to the scientific, psychological and sociological study of physical education and sport, and practical courses in athletics, dance, games, gymnastics and swimming.

This programme builds on the foundations of physical education and sport provided by schools and colleges through the physical education National Curriculum and wider programmes in sport and leisure.

You will study courses related to sport policy, practice and development which consider the principles of teaching and coaching, as well as sport in the local, national and international community. In the final year, you will have an opportunity to undertake courses from a range of options, as well as pursue relevant independent study in your chosen area.

The aims of the programme are:

  • To provide an education in the disciplines associated with physical education and sport
  • To enhance knowledge and understanding of physical education and sport
  • To develop key skills such as Information Communication Technology (ICT) and communication
  • To develop an enquiring and analytical approach to the study of physical education and support.
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Detailed Course Facts

Tuition fee
  • GBP 9000 Year (EEA)
  • GBP 10350 Year (Non-EEA)
Start date September  2015
Duration full-time 36  months
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  • English
Delivery mode On Campus
Educational variant Part-time, Full-time

Course Content

Year 1

  • PE and Sport: Theoretical Issues 1 (30 credits)
  • Research in PE and Sport (15 credits)
  • PE and Sport Performance: Games (15 credits)
  • PE and Sport Performance: Dance, Athletics, Aquatics and Gymnastics (30 credits)
  • PE and Sport: Policy and Practice (30 credits)

Year 2

  • Theoretical Issues 2 (30 credits)
  • Analysing PE and Sport Performance (30 credits)
  • Education and Training in the Outdoors (15 credits)
  • Research Methods in Physical Education and Sport (15 credits)
  • Equity and Diversity in PE and Sport (15 credits)
  • Olympism, The Games and Elite Performance (15 credits)

Year 3

  • Independent Study in PE and Sport (30 credits)
  • Three 30-credit options from: Enhancing Physical Education and Sport Performance; Teaching Physical Education; Contemporary issues in Sport and Coaching; Monitoring and Evaluating PE and Sport Performance; Sport Policy and Development; Sport and Disability (90 credits)

English Language Requirements

To study at this university, you have to speak English. We advice you to

take an IELTS test.
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Work Experience

No work experience is required.

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