and the Performance Specialist
in partnership with the Football Association of Wales
work towards UEFA Band FAW C coaching licences
and expert knowledge spanning the academic and football landscape
UCAS code: 6M0Q
Year of entry: 2019
UCAS Tariff: 112
Duration: 3 YRS (FT) 6YRS (PT)
Institution code: G53
Why choose this course?
The Football Coaching and the Performance Specialist degree is an innovative programme which integrates football coaching awards into an academic course.
The degree is designed in partnership with the Football Association of Wales (FAW) to prepare students who want to work as a coach or performance specialist (Physiologist, Psychologist, Performance Analyst or Development Officer) in the world of football. Students on the programme will develop practical coaching skills in addition to developing an understanding of the application of sport science (physiology, psychology, performance analysis) and the social context of the sport of football.
Students on the programme will work towards the Football Association of Wales (FAW C) Level 2 and Level 3 (UEFA B) coaching Licenses. Students completing the programme will develop the skill to work with youth and senior football teams at grassroots and a high performance level.
You can also choose to study this course as a foundation year BSc (Hons) Football Coaching and the Performance Specialist (four years including Foundation Year) UCAS code: 6M0P