What will I learn?

About the course

The course is delivered at University Centre Myerscough and awarded by the University of Central Lancashire. The course produces well qualified graduates with the necessary skills for careers in golf club management, tournament operations and administration. It is also a perfect choice for students wanting careers in event management, marketing, equipment technology and media - as well as the option of becoming a golf professional.

The course is designed to enable students to achieve a practically-based vocational qualification. The programme incorporates presentations from specialist guest speakers and visits to industry sites.

Learning Environment:

Learning activities on the course are diverse, including lectures, seminars, tutorials, practical sessions and workshops.

Students are expected to undertake extensive independent study and research to support lectures, seminars and assessments. Group work and group presentations form an important part of the course. Students will have access to specialist IT hardware and software, an on-line learning environment and reference facility.

Assessment:

Students will face a variety of assessments including performance planning and analysis, coaching plan and handbook, coaching session, multimedia presentation, multiple choice tests, essays, reports, peer assessment, training plans, logbook, personal action plan, mini project and method critique.

Progression

On successful completion of the course, students may apply for final year of the BA (Hons) Golf Management (Top-up).

Careers

What careers can you follow?

  • Director of Golf / Golf Operations Manager
  • Golf Event Management
  • Golf Retail
  • Golf Equipment Technician
  • Professional Golfer
  • Golf Rules Official
  • Golf Manufacturer Representatives

Which department am I in?

Golf

Study options

Full Time (2 Years)

Tuition fees
£12,700.00 (US$ 17,480) per year
This is a fixed fee
Start date

September 2022

Venue

Preston Campus

Myerscough College,

Bilsborrow,

Preston,

Lancashire,

PR3 0RY, England

Online/Distance (3 Years)

Tuition fees
£1,250.00 (US$ 1,720) Module
This is a fixed fee
Start date

September 2022

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