Bachelor of Sport Coaching

BSpC

  • Bachelor of Sport Coaching

Duration

3 years full-time

Entry times

Semester 1 or 2 (February or July)

Fees Estimate

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Pathways

Pathways include:

  • Postgraduate Certificate in Sport Science
  • Postgraduate Diploma in Sport Science
  • Master of Sport Science
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Duration

3 years full-time

Entry times

Semester 1 or 2 (February or July)

Fees Estimate

See tuition fees for details

Pathways

Pathways include:

  • Postgraduate Certificate in Sport Science
  • Postgraduate Diploma in Sport Science
  • Master of Sport Science
Apply Now Got a Question? Check your eligibility

Download Brochure

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Overview

The Bachelor of Sport Coaching (BSpC) is the only specialist sport coaching degree in Aotearoa. With flexible learning and internships, this qualification caters for a wide variety of students.

UC students gain key skills employers are looking for, not just in sport and related fields, but in everything from communications to corporate management. BSpC students learn skills such as leadership, accountability, communication, teamwork, motivation, and psychology.

This degree also provides a recognised pathway for entry to teaching qualifications, in particular physical education and health teaching at secondary level. There is the ability to include additional teaching subjects (eg, maths or science) through the optional course spaces in the degree.

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See more information about our Sport Coaching programmes.

For the full degree requirements, see the Regulations for the Bachelor of Sport Coaching.

For study planning help, contact Te Rōpū Takawaenga o UC | UC Liaison Office (new students) or a Te Rāngai Ako me te Hauora | College of Education, Health and Human Development Student Advisor (advancing students).

For more information on facilities, resources, and staff, see Te Rāngai Ako me te Hauora | College of Education, Health and Human Development.

For more general information, email info@canterbury.ac.nz or freephone 0800 VARSITY (827 748).