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FdSc Sports Coaching, Education & Development

Zig Zag Underline

The FdSc Sports Coaching, Education and Development programme is a highly vocational course that embeds the principles of work based learning within all of the modules studied.Alongside the vocational elements of the programme the learners also study a range of underpinning theories that facilitate their development.







Typical Course Structure





Year 1



Foundations of Sports Coaching



Introduction to Sport Development

Principles

Sports Development in School Sport



Introduction to Learning



Core Principles in Sport and Exercise



Research and Study Skills




Year 2



Advanced Principles of Sports Coaching



Contemporary Issues in Sport



Sports Development in Practice



Principles of Teaching in Practice



Maximising Sports Performance



Research Project




The learners will also be provided with the opportunity to achieve numerous externally recognised qualifications, such as:



National Governing Body coaching qualifications



Level 1 Award in Coaching Football



EHA Level 1 Certificate in Coaching Handbal

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Level 2 Award in Multi-Skills Development in Sport





Externally Recognised Qualifications



City and Guilds Level 3 Award in Education and Training



Hockey Quicksticks leaders course



Bouldering wall (Lincoln College) workshop



Applications for this course are processed through UCAS.



Please make a note of the codes below, then continue to apply through the UCAS website:

Institute code: L42

UCAS Course code: C654

Study Details

You will study on the Lincoln College Campus for the full duration of the course.



Full Time - 2 Years; Course contact hours are to be confirmed.





Whilst the sessions delivered at College will typically fall between Monday and Friday from 9am – 5pm, it is expected that students will complete the online study, in addition to the independent study, outside of these times. Students should also make themselves available to complete work experience hours outside of these times. Many of the opportunities offered through the college will require commitment during evenings and weekends.

A minimum of 64 UCAS Tariff points from the following:



BTEC National (Diploma or Extended Diploma) in a relevant subject

GCE A and AS Levels with at least one subject at A Level

Scottish Higher/Advanced Higher with at least one subject at Advanced Higher



For mature applicants some experience may be taken in lieu of qualifications that carry UCAS Tariff points.



Plus

GCSE English Language- Grade 4/C or above

GCSE Maths - Grade 4/C or above

(Level 2 Functional Skills is not taken as an equivalent)



EU and International applicants



NARIC confirmed equivalent of 64 UCAS Tariff points

IELTS with an overall score of 6.0 and a minimum of 5.5 in each component



Equivalent English language qualifications are acceptable for applicants not requiring a Tier 4 student visa

There are typically 2-3 assessment tasks per module delivered. The assessment methods used throughout the programme include:



Practical assessments

Written examinations

Coursework portfolios

Written assessments



The programme specification details the assessment strategy for each module, including the relevant task weightings.



Progression

The course is designed to prepare and aid learners for a career in the sports coaching, teaching and sports development industries. Many previous learners have attained employment within these fields on completion of their Foundation Degree, whilst others have chosen to progress onto the BSc (Hons) Sport Coaching, Development and Pedagogy (Top Up) at Lincoln College.

Per Academic Year



Home and EU Students £6999.00



International Students £9500.00





Tuition fees will remain unchanged for the duration of a student’s continuous enrolment.





Additional compulsory course costs will be paid for using the Career Degree Bursary. The scheme allows students to access the remainder of the bursary (up to a maximum value of £500 / £250) for additional optional courses, workshops, professional memberships and resources. There is no cash alternative. Students who wish to access opportunities in excess of the Career Degree Bursary may do so at full cost to themselves.



Please see the full ‘HE Terms and Conditions’ for details of additional library and printing costs associated with this programme



http://www.lincolncollege.ac.uk/higher-educations/terms

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Applications for this course are processed through UCAS, please see the course description and make a note of the Institute Code and UCAS Course Code.

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This course is validated by Bishop Grosseteste University. The validating institution is responsible for awarding the qualification at the end of the programme. Students on validated courses are HEFCE registered, funded and taught at Lincoln College and it is the responsibility of the College to manage all aspects of this provision. The validating institution maintains an oversight of the programme  throughout the academic year and must be satisfied that students are being taught in line with the required academic standards of the awarding institution. For full details of the responsibilities of both Lincoln College and the validating partners please see the HE Terms and Conditions page, section 11.

Full details and information regarding terms and conditions of study, relevant policies and procedures, offers and acceptance of offers can be found at:

http://www.lincolncollege.ac.uk/higher-education/terms

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Key Facts

Level:Level 5

Full-time/part-time:Full time

Duration:2 Years

Location:Lincoln Campus

Course Code:HEL0060AA1

Applications for this course are processed through UCAS, please see the course description and make a note of the Institute Code and UCAS Course Code.

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