Access to Higher Education Diploma - Sport

18269L0 | Leigh College
Start Date | Sept 18
Time/Day | 09:30 - 15:00 WEDNESDAY/TUESDAY/THURSDAY

Is this course for me?

Access to Sport is specifically designed for people who wish to return to study and pursue a university degree in sport and exercise, or indeed would like to pursue a career in this area.

What will I study?

The course consists of 3 specific modules for sports and exercise practitioners, these include training and fitness, anatomy and physiology and sports development. There are also core modules including ICT and research skills.

How long is the course?

Full time for one academic year. Three days per week

How will I be assessed?

Continuous assessment through assignments over the period of the course, which will include some timed assessments

What qualifications do I need?

You will need to have GCSE English Grade A*-C / 9-4 plus an interview. GCSE Maths is desirable but if you do not have this an equivalent maths qualification will be accepted.

What can I progress onto?

Many students progress onto higher level courses, particularly in Sports Therapy, Sports Development and Physical Education.

Other Information

You will be supported by a highly experienced team of staff who have current industry knowledge. We do want to ensure this is the right choice and therefore applicants are asked to attend an interview.

Course Fees

16-18 Year Olds 19+ year olds Do I have to pay for my course?
n/a £3219.20 3F

Exam Fee

£164.80
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University Centre course fees shown are per annum. Courses lasting longer than one year, fees will be payable per year.

If you need advice on any financial support that may be available to you, please contact us on applications@wigan-leigh.ac.uk or phone 01942 761111

Wigan & Leigh College endeavours to ensure that the information provided in this publication is accurate at the time of going to publication. All courses are offered subject to student numbers and the College reserves the right to amend, withdraw or amalgamate any of the courses, fees, services, locations or facilities described at any time. The College cannot accept liability arising out of such changes or connected to such changes, however it will undertake to minimise disruption to students.

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