Education Prospectus 2020/21

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Foundation Degree in Football, Coaching and Development

Overseen by the University of South Wales our two-year foundation degree offers you the opportunity to gain valuable coaching experience and qualifications. You will develop your football and coaching practice in communities across Nottinghamshire whilst attending lectures and seminars at The City Ground that develop your understanding around engagement of children and young people in sport, social inclusion theory and sports management.

At the end of the two year programme alongside your FA Level 2 Coaching award there will be an opportunity to convert your Foundation Degree into a BSc (Hons) degree.

What You Need to Apply:
160 UCAS points
Three GCSE A*- C’s including English and Maths

During Year One:
Football Coaching; Theory to Practice
Technical Planning & Reflective Practice in Football
Academic Research & Professional Skills
Introduction to Sports Development
Managing & Developing Football in the Community
Sports Development in Practice
FA Level 2 Award in Coaching Football

During Year Two:
Football Coaching Adolescent Performers
Work Based Learning
Football in Society
Physical Education & School Sport (Optional)
Learning and teaching methods
Complete up to 300 hours coaching practice

During Year 3 (optional) to progress to a BSc Hons:
Applied Professional Project
Performance Football Coaching: Theory to Practice
Strategic Sports Development
Contemporary Issues in Sports Coaching
The Business of Football

To find out more and to register your interest click here.