Full Time HNC/D Football Studies

In Springburn

Price on request
  • Typology

    HNC

  • Location

    Springburn (Scotland)

  • Duration

    2 Years

Description

Sports Coaching Theory and Practice | Anatomy, Physiology and Energy Systems | Coaching of Sports: Level 1 | First Aid for Sport | Preparation for Employment in Sport | Workplace Experience | Graded Unit (Coaching) | Working with Children in a Sporting Context | Psychology of Sports Coaching | Sports Mechanics | Coaching of Sports: Level 2 | Research Investigation in Sport | Assisting Sports.

Important information

Government funding available

Facilities

Location

Starts

Springburn (Glasgow)
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123 Flemington Street, G214TD

Starts

On request

To take into account

2 SQA Highers - one of which should be English or language based or an NQ certificate course with Higher core skills. It would be an advantage if students had an affiliation with a football club and are able to demonstrate practical competence in football or have some experience coaching. Mature students without formal qualifications considered.

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What you'll learn on the course

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Course programme



Football Studies

Description:
This 2 year full-time course combines the practical application and theory of specific subjects related to football and is aimed at students who have a particular interest in Football Coaching.

Students will work towards the SFA Qualification: Childrens' Player Pathways 5-12 year olds'
  • Early Touches'
  • Working with Young Footballers'
  • Coaching in the Game'

The college has established a formal working relationship with the SFA and Glasgow City Council to deliver a programme of coach education with second year students. This programme includes the first three levels of the-Youth' syllabus and incorporates a workplace experience structured around the SFA schools initiative.

Content:
Sports Coaching Theory and Practice | Anatomy, Physiology and Energy Systems | Coaching of Sports: Level 1 | First Aid for Sport | Preparation for Employment in Sport | Workplace Experience | Graded Unit (Coaching) | Working with Children in a Sporting Context | Psychology of Sports Coaching | Sports Mechanics | Coaching of Sports: Level 2 | Research Investigation in Sport | Assisting Sports for Disability | Event Management in Sport | Nutrition, Nutrition for Fitness, Health & Exercise.

Entry Requirements:
2 SQA Highers - one of which should be English or language based or an NQ certificate course with Higher core skills. It would be an advantage if students had an affiliation with a football club and are able to demonstrate practical competence in football or have some experience coaching. Mature students without formal qualifications considered.

Qualifications & Progression:
SQA HND Sports Coaching with Development. Access to university degree programmes and an opportunity of employment with local sports authorities and the SFA.
Price on request