Year 1 and 2 modules are compulsory. Year 3 modules have a mixture of compulsory and optional choices.
The University of St Mark & St John is widely renowned for Sport and producing excellent teachers. Past graduates have progressed to work in a variety of contexts, including Coach Education, Sports Coaching, Teaching Courses (especially PE), Professional Sports Clubs, Sports Development, Sports Leadership/Management and Postgraduate Studies e.g. PGCE, Masters or Research. Former graduates are currently working in schools, as coaches in sports clubs and at National Governing Bodies.
This course is headed up by passionate industry experts who bring a wealth of experience and real-world knowledge to students’ learning experience. Led by Kelvin Kirk, Aaron Cusack, Jamie Oxley and Ian Stonebridge, students on this course will enjoy unrivalled support and encouragement from a multi-skilled team combining decades of professional experience. The team’s extensive research specialisms include primary physical education, neuroscience in sport, sport development and coaching philosophy.