BTEC Higher National Diploma Sport
Two Year Course
course provides an excellent preparation for the many career
opportunities available in the sports industry. It combines the study of
essential sports science principals with the opportunity to take
coaching awards in a number of specialist activities.
practicals are available during both years in the following sports:
Athletics, Badminton, Basketball, Football, Golf, Hockey, Netball,
Rugby, Swimming and Ultimate (Frisbee).
Method of Assessment
is through examinations, phase tests, oral presentations, group projects
and individual sports activities.
In association with De Montfort University the College offers four Higher National Diplomas (HNDs). These Are listed in the UCAS handbook under the University's ''table of associate and linked colleges and campuses" (see DEM D26, Campus code Z). An additional HND in Travel and Tourism is offered through a consortium arrangement.
To apply for HND courses applicant should normally meet one of the following criteria:
Students who have successfully completed this course can choose to continue their studies by transferring onto the second year of a relevant degree course, such as Sport Science, Physiotherapy or Teaching. Alternatively they can enter employment in the leisure industry or the uniformed services.
(This course is subject to validation)