UWS Clearing 2022

SPORT DEVELOPMENT

COURSE DETAILS

AWARD:

BSc (Hons)

DURATION & STUDY MODE:

4 years full-time

LOCATION:

Lanarkshire

START DATE:

September 2022

UCAS CODE:

C600

 

About the course

UWS’s BSc (Hons) Sport Development will focuses on how to help people lead healthy, active lifestyles.

You’ll learn both about the development of sport and development through sport by exploring sports contributions to health, communities, economies, and societies on global and local scales.

This degree is unique in Scotland and was developed in consultation with partners from national sport organisations and governing bodies, NHS and the third sector, as well as senior sport development officers and expert coaches. These strong links to industry are reflected in course design, work experience opportunities, and employment opportunities available to UWS students.

Degree Highlights

  • You’ll gain a broad understanding of the principles and application of sports development
  • In Honours year, you’ll have the opportunity to tailor your learning to align with your interests and career goals
  • We have excellent links with a number of clubs and organisations, including many SPFL football clubs, Active Schools, and South Lanarkshire Leisure and Culture, which provide work-based learning opportunities
  • The degree is delivered at our new, state-of-the-art Lanarkshire Campus with elements also delivered at the Emirates Arena – a world-class sports facility built for the 2014 Commonwealth Games in Glasgow, and the home of many Scottish governing bodies in sport

Applications for this course are open to people currently residing in:

Scotland

Year 1: Open

Year 2: Closed

Year 3: Closed

Rest of UK (Eng, Wales & NI) & Republic of Ireland

Year 1: Open

Year 2: Closed

Year 3: Closed

International (including EU/EEA)

Year 1: Closed

Year 2: Closed

Year 3: Closed

Minimum Entry Requirements

  • Scottish Highers: ABBC (108 UCAS Tariff points) including English and PE
  • A levels: BCC (104 UCAS Tariff points) including English and PE
  • Irish Leaving Certificate: H2 H2 H3 H3 including English or PE
  • International Baccalaureate (IB) Diploma: 27 points including English, PE and one science at Higher Level
  • Scottish Wider Access Programme: Access to STEM BBB or Access to Life Sciences BBB
  • SQA HNC or BTEC Level 4 HNC: Coaching and Developing Sport or Fitness, Health and Exercise or Sport and Recreation Management – for SQA awards, all with Grade B in the Graded Unit (may be eligible for Year 2 entry if Grade A in Graded Unit)
  • Scottish Advanced Highers: BBC (136 UCAS Tariff points) including English and PE
  • A levels: BBC (112 UCAS Tariff points) including English and PE
  • International Baccalaureate (IB) Diploma: 30 points (3 @ Higher Level) including English and PE
  • SQA HNC / BTEC Level 4 HNC:
    Coaching and Developing Sport or Fitness, Health and Exercise or Sport and Recreation Management (for SQA awards, must have Grade A in Graded Unit)
  • SQA HND or BTEC Level 5 HND: Sports Therapy† (for SQA awards, must contain Grade B in Graded Unit)
  • SQA HND or BTEC Level 5 HND: Coaching and Developing Sport or Fitness Health and Exercise or Sport and Recreation Management (for SQA awards, must contain Grade BB/BBB in Graded Units)

† HND Sports Therapy is not eligible for consideration for Year 3 entry

  • SQA HND or BTEC Level 5 HND: Applied Sports Science or Fitness Health and Exercise or Sport and Recreation Management (for SQA awards, must contain Grade AA in Graded Units) or Coaching and Developing Sport (for SQA awards, must contain Grade AAA in Graded Units)

Further Information

Clearing Guide

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UCAS Hub

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Fees & Funding

Your tuition fee status is determined by your nationality and the country where you are ordinarily resident. Find out all about undergraduate fees and funding for Scottish, UK, EU and International students – including information on tuition fees, student loans, and alternative sources of funding.

Contact us

If you’re not sure about anything, get in touch – we are here to help!

Whilst we may be dealing with a lot of enquiries during Results Day, our advisors will do everything they can to answer your call or email as efficiently as possible, so you shouldn’t be waiting too long.

T: 0800 027 1000 (Freephone within the UK)
T: +44 (0)141 849 4101 (outwith the UK)
E: clearing@uws.ac.uk

Disclaimer

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