Sport & Exercise Management

University College Dublin


Course Name Sport & Exercise Management
Course Provider University College Dublin
Course Code DN430
Course Type Higher Education CAO
Award NameNFQ ClassificationAwarding BodyNFQ Level
Degree - Honours Bachelor (Level 8 NFQ)  More info... Major National University of Ireland Level 8 NFQ
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Attendance Options Full time, Daytime
Location (Districts) Belfield
Qualification Letters BSc (Hons)
Duration 3 years
Specific Subjects or Course Requirements Leaving Cert Subject Entry Requirements
O6/H7 in English, Irish, Mathematics, a laboratory science subject and two other recognised subjects

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Leaving Certificate General Entry Requirements

Expand+Irish Leaving Certificate

Minimum entry requirements
– To matriculate on the results of the Leaving Certificate, a student must present at least six recognised subjects selected according to course requirements (see Entry Requirements for each ...

Leaving Certificate Vocational Programme LCVP Leaving Certificate Vocational Programme (LCVP) Link Modules

Grade Points
Distinction 66
Merit 46
Pass 28
Leaving Certificate Applied Programme LCAP The Leaving Certificate Applied Programme is not an acceptable qualification for matriculation purposes.
QQI FET Applicants General Information Level 5/6 QQI-FET None
Mature Applicants

Expand+What is a mature applicant?
A mature applicant is anyone who is at least 23 years of age on 1 January of the proposed year of entry and whose school-leaving qualifications are insufficient for admission. For admission in September 2020, your date of...

Alternative Entry Go to for information on alternative entry routes.
Higher Education Access Route HEAR Web Page - Click Here
Disability Access Route to Education DARE Web Page - Click Here
Recognition of Prior Learning RPL Web Page - Click Here
Number of Places Places 40
Link to Course Fee Web Page - Click Here
CAO Application Dates and Fees

Expand+Early online application (discounted): Fee €30 Closing Date: 20 January 2020 at 5:15pm

Normal online application: Fee €45 Closing Date: 1 February 2020 at 5:15pm

Late online application - restrictions apply (see page 3 2020 CAO Handbook): F...

Course Content

Expand+Why is this course for me?
The multidisciplinary nature of the BSc in Sport & Exercise Management equips students with skills in areas such as management, marketing, event planning, human resources, economics and finance, sports development and coac...

Subjects Taught

Expand+What will I study?
The programme offers a progressive pathway for students to specialise in second and third year. Modules include:

First Year: Learn Basic Principles
Sports Development ¬ Theory of Coaching ¬ Sports Legislation ¬ Sports Marke...

Assessment Method A combination of end-of-semester exams, research papers, group projects, presentations, practical experiences and in-class tests are used throughout this programme.
Careers or Further Progression Career & Graduate Study Opportunities
Our graduates have a track record of employment, both nationally and internationally, in:

Sports administration
Sports marketing
Event management
Exercise management
Private sports enterprises
Sports development
Coaching development

Further education opportunities are available on MSc and other graduate programmes.
Further Enquiries UCD Centre for Sports Studies
Woodview House, Belfield, Dublin 4
+353 1 716 3478
Course Web Page Web Page - Click Here
Points History
Year Points
2019 436
2018 431
2017 444