Taught course

Sports Coaching

University of South Wales · University of South Wales

Entry requirements

All students are expected to have an undergraduate degree and related sports coaching experience. Exceptions will be made for candidates with considerable vocational experience or those with less than 5 years experience who can demonstrate support from their employer.

Months of entry

January, September

Course content

This course is for you if you work within the sport industry and are looking to enhance your career prospects.

You will further your understanding of the coaching process through a combination of the theoretical and practical elements of the programme. You will examine the theory of coaching, study a coach's relationship with athletes engaged in coaching sessions, develop your own coaching philosophy and utilise this whilst working with athletes, as well as focus on the use of sport science to maximise athlete performance and more.

Information for international students

If you are an international student you must have IELTS 6 or equivalent.

Qualification and course duration


full time
12-18 months
part time
24 - 36 months

Course contact details

Enquiries and Admissions
+44 (0) 845 194 787