What will I learn?

Learn how to inspire children to develop healthy habits and a love of physical activity. Prepare for a range of career options in primary and secondary physical education and sports coaching. Make a difference that can last for a lifetime.You’ll be introduced to the national curriculum of primary and secondary physical education with an emphasis on child development, diversity and inclusivity. Sports coaching benchmark statements are embedded in the coaching element of the course which, combined with the physical education component, gives this course an emphasis on practical delivery. As part of the course, you’ll undertake a minimum of 277 hours in compulsory placement, gaining experience working with 3-11 year-old children and 11-16 year-olds as the course progresses. These practice elements take place throughout the three years of the course culminating in the final stage placement module (Professional Practice in Physical Education and Youth Sport 3).

Which department am I in?

Sport and Exercise Science

Study options

Full Time (3 Years)

Tuition fees
£13,000.00 (US$ 17,893) per year
This is a fixed fee
Start date

19 September 2022


City Campus

Chester Road,


SR1 3SD, England

Entry requirements

For students from United States

Minimum of three A Level passes or equivalent, which must include at least one of the following subjects: Biology, Human Biology and/or PE at Grade B or above. Please note we do not accept General Studies AS or A Level.

*There may be different IELTS requirements depending on your chosen course.