Sports Performance Foundation Degree

Take athletes to the top of their game with our exciting Sports Performance Foundation Degree. This exciting programme integrates physiological, psychological, nutritional, and performance analysis methods into your study, allowing you to get the best out of others. You will also have the opportunity to work in a sports context in Austria, Sweden, or Finland.

Have you got what it takes to maximise the performance of athletes? You will use industry leading STATS software to perform sports analysis, this will lead to an additional STATS level 1 qualification. You’ll also undertake industry simulation assessments which could lead to paid analysis with OPTA, analysis of BUCS events, and analysis of sporting events with community and professional teams.

During the course, you’ll take advantage of our fantastic industry links to complete placements and work experience within local schools, communities, amateur and elite sports teams. You will also develop your understanding of the fundamentals of training, the psychology and sociology contexts of your practice, sports therapy, and sports nutrition.

You will have the opportunity to undertake a work placement abroad in Austria, Sweden, or Finland, coaching different age ranges and leading training sessions. This will give you work experience and networking opportunities.

This course is subject to validation by Leeds City College

pound symbol iconFee £7,950 (per academic year)
map pin iconLocation University Centre
calendar iconStart Date September 2020
timer iconDuration 2 years
level iconCourse Code UCAS Course Code: 2C44 Institution code: L21
clock iconStudy Mode Full Time