and the Performance Specialist
(with foundation year)*
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: 6M0P
Year of entry: 2019
UCAS Tariff: 48
Duration: 4 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 Level 1 (Leaders) Level 2 (FAW C) 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 three year degree (without a foundation year) BSc (Hons) Football Coaching and the Performance Specialist UCAS code: 6M0Q
*Subject to validation As part of its continuous quality assurance and enhancement, the University has new and updated courses in development. The details of these courses are in the process of being finalised and are awaiting their turn in the approval cycle, known as the ‘validation’ process. As soon as the programmes are validated the details of the course will be confirmed. The majority of new courses that are still ‘subject to validation’ are approved by their validation process; however, this is not guaranteed and should the course not go ahead as planned, or be significantly amended, you will be informed by the university and assistance will be provided to those who have been offered a place to find a suitable alternative course either at Wrexham Glyndwr University or at another provider.