GMIT Falcons students

Bachelor of Science (Honours) in Sports Coaching

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Overview

Programme Code

AU664 (formerly GA792)

Points

307 (2022)

Level

8

Location

Galway City, Dublin Road

Number of Places

32

Duration

4 Years

Method of Delivery

On Campus

Start date

September 2022

Work placement

Included

Garda Vetting

Required

Why Study this course?

Accreditation

Students will have the opportunity to complete a number of coaching accreditations with NGB (e.g. FAI, GAA, Athletics Ireland, video analysis, working with disabilities)

Practical

This course is ideally suited to individuals that are passionate about playing or coaching sport or want a career in the sporting or fitness industry. It is a practically applied coaching degree, with a variety of sporting opportunities, populations, and environments where students will put theory into practice

Teaching Council

This course will provide students with the required theory and practical knowledge to meet the Teaching Council requirements for application to postgraduate programmes in Physical Education (PE).

How to apply