Taught course

Physical Education and Sport Pedagogy

Institution
University of Birmingham · School of Sport and Exercise Sciences
Qualifications
MSc

Entry requirements

At least a 2:1 or equivalent in a relevant science subject.

Months of entry

September

Course content

This programme seeks to support the continuing professional development of practising and prospective physical education teachers, youth physical activity leaders, assistants or coaches working with young people in schools.

It is expected that students taking the programme will develop the skills to allow them to critically evaluate new developments in theory, research and practice and integrate this knowledge where appropriate into their practice. The distinctiveness and knowledge of students graduating from the qualification will place them in an ideal position to inform the future direction of the profession by taking leadership positions and challenging current practices and/or by engaging in further study at PhD level.

Qualification, course duration and attendance options

  • MSc
    full time
    12 months
    • Distance learningis available for this qualification
    part time
    24 months
    • Distance learningis available for this qualification

Course contact details

Name
School of Sport, Exercise and Rehabilitation Sciences
Email
pgt-ses@contacts.bham.ac.uk
Phone
+44 (0)121 415 8246