Adventure Performance and Coaching BA (Hons)

University of the Highlands and Islands
In Fort William (Scotland)

Price on request

Important information

  • Bachelor's degree
  • Fort william (Scotland)
Description

Grounded in sport and exercise science and coaching and leadership, this degree brings together theory and practice to develop your professional skills and academic knowledge to help you excel in the growing global adventure industry.

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Venues

Where and when

Starts Location
15 September 2016
Fort William
Carmichael Way, PH33 6FF, Highlands and Islands, Scotland
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What you'll learn on the course

Coaching
Leadership
IT
Performance
Industry
Skills and Training

Course programme

Year 1 - CertHE Modules may include: Adventure Tourism Environments Introduction to Professional Adventure Practice Introduction to Sport and Exercise Science Introduction to Sports Coaching and Leadership Activity Performance and Skill Acquisition Nutrition Adventure Industry Products and Services Work Placement 1 Year 3 - BA Modules may include: Research Skills Sport and Exercise Science: A Critical Analysis Risk and Incident Management Planning International Expeditions Sport and Exercise: Applied Psychology Strength and Conditioning Sports Nutrition and Dietary Considerations Work Placement 3 Year 2 - DipHE Modules may include: Understanding Adventure Adventure Operations Management Performance and Analysis of Specialist Skills Applied Coaching and Leadership Sport and Exercise Psychology Work Placement 2 Year 4 - BA (Hons) Modules may include: International Expedition Leadership Inclusive Adventure Psychological Skills for Adventure Advanced Coaching Applications Work Placement 4 You will also complete a dissertation.