Outdoor Adventure

Ulster University - Coleraine


Course Name Outdoor Adventure
Course Provider Ulster University - Coleraine
Course Code C620
Course Type UCAS
Award NameNFQ ClassificationAwarding BodyNFQ Level
Degree - Honours Bachelor at UK Level 6  Comparing Qualifications in the UK and Ireland Ulster University None
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Attendance Options Full time, Daytime
Location (Districts) Coleraine
Application Date

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2023 entry application deadlines

For courses starting in 2023 (and for deferred applications), your application should be with us at UCAS by one of these dates – depending on what courses you apply for. If y...

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Duration You will attend two week long residentials per academic year, these will be based out of Tollymore National Outdoor Centre.

The rest of your study will be based at the Coleraine Campus (11 weeks per semester). This will consist of lectures, workshops, practical sessions and seminars, typically around 12 to 15 hours per week, the rest of your time each week will consist of independent study.
Qualification Letters BSc (Hons)
Entry Requirements Irish Leaving Certificate
The Irish Leaving Certificate requirement for this course is 96 UCAS tariff points to include a minimum of four subjects at Higher level and one subject at Ordinary level. Higher level subjects must include two from History, English, Geography, Economics or RE.

The overall profile must also include English and Mathematics minimum H6 at Higher Level or Grade O4 at Ordinary level.
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Course Content

Do you have a thirst for adventure? Do you enjoy the outdoors? If so, would you like to develop a career in the outdoor and adventurous activities?

This course is designed to take you on a challenging and enjoyable journey using the outdo...

Assessment Method

Expand+Assessment methods vary and are defined explicitly in each module. Assessment can be via one method or a combination e.g. examination and coursework . Assessment is designed to assess your achievement of the module’s stated learning outcomes. You c...

Work Placement Work placement / study abroad
Work based learning is central to your study.

You will have opportunities to particpate in work placements which reflect the broad landscape of the outdoor adventure and recreation industry. These will include commerial, educational, community and charity settings.

Study abroad opportunities are currently being explored, with the potential for study in Spain, France and Portugal.
Careers or Further Progression

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Graduates can pursue careers in the following contexts: educational welfare, local government, educational and community development, youth work, social/educational research, environmental education, charities at home and abroad; furt...

Further Enquiries Robin Gregg - Course Director
E: r.gregg@ulster.ac.uk

Simon Foster - Admissions
T: +44 (0)28 7012 3361
E: sj.foster@ulster.ac.uk

International Admissions Office
E: global@ulster.ac.uk
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