What will I learn?


Football is a global economic, social and sporting phenomenon. With the English Premier League alone watched by over 170 million people in 200 countries worldwide, new opportunities are consistently presenting themselves in this expanding international industry.

Through a selection of practical and business-oriented modules, this course will equip you with both the football expertise and the management ability required for a successful career in the football industry. With a broad and multi-disciplinary approach, you will develop a clear understanding of football's place within wider social, economic and cultural contexts, both in the UK and worldwide.

Key features

  • This foundation degree is linked to Kidderminster Harriers Football Club, and may present opportunities to play reserve team football
  • The coach education programme allows you to gain coaching awards whilst you study
  • Excellent industry links and collaborative partnerships provide invaluable real-world experience and insight through work-based learning activities
  • This is a University of Worcester validated course delivered at Birmingham Metropolitan College, Centre of Sporting Excellence campus in Kidderminster.
  • Progression on to further study via a linked top-up degree at the University of Worcester, or into employment in the football and sport industry

Learn more about the course at our Open Days

Visiting us is the best way to get a feel for student life at the University of Worcester. You'll find out more about the course at our subject specific talks, and have the opportunity speak to staff, students and recent graduates about what it’s really like to study at Worcester.

Which department am I in?

School of Sport and Exercise Science

Study options

Full Time (2 Years)

Tuition fees
£13,100.00 (US$ 17,466) per year
This is a provisional fee yet to be approved
Start date

12 September 2022


Kidderminster College

Hoo Road,



DY10 1LX, England

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