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Sports Coaching degrees in 2024

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Sports Coaching BSc (Hons)

Hartpury University United Kingdom

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Diploma of Sport (Coaching) Diploma

TAFE Queensland Australia

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Sports Coaching and Development BSc (Hons)

University of South Wales United Kingdom

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Bachelor of Sports Science BSS Sports Coaching Bachelor Degree

The United States Sports Academy United States

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Sport Coaching and Events Management BSc (Hons)

University of Chester United Kingdom

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Sports Coaching and Development BA (Hons)

University of Central Lancashire (UCLan) United Kingdom

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Bachelor of Sport Coaching and Development Bachelor Degree

La Trobe University Australia

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Sport Coaching BSc (Hons)

Cardiff Metropolitan University United Kingdom

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Sports Coaching Degrees

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Sports coaching is the method of instruction or training athletes or those who participate in sports. This can include professional athletes, all the way down to school and community sports. Sports coaching can help a wide range of people to develop their performance, skills and physical fitness, at the same time as maximising their potential.

Sports coaching courses tend to cover topics such as sports science, coaching science and physiology, among many others. As well as studying the scientific elements of coaching, you will likely also study modules about nutrition, psychology and pedagogy.

Your degree will probably be taught in a mixture of modes. This could include classroom based theory work, as well as practical work in the form of delivering coaching sessions. You may also be encouraged to take part in a physical education placement, which will give you the opportunity to develop your skills as a sports and fitness coach.

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