Sports Development - Kerry Campus

MTU - Kerry Campus


Course Name Sports Development - Kerry Campus
Course Provider MTU - Kerry Campus
Alternative Provider(s) MTU - Munster Technological University
Course Code TL_SHSDV_B
Course Type Higher Education Direct Entry
Award NameNFQ ClassificationAwarding BodyNFQ Level
Degree - Honours Bachelor (Level 8 NFQ)  More info... Major Munster Technological University Level 8 NFQ
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Attendance Options Full time, Daytime
Location (Districts) Tralee
Enrolment and Start Dates Comment Apply to the Admissions Office, MTU.
Qualification Letters BSc (Hons)
Duration 1 year Add-on
Entry Requirements Holders of the Level 7 BSc in Health and Leisure (Sports Development Stream), or an approved equivalent qualification, should apply to IT Tralee.
Mature Applicants The Institute welcomes applications from persons who will be 23 years of age and over on the 1st of January of the proposed year of entry and who wish to be admitted as a mature student. The Institute reserves a minimum of 5% of all places for mature applicants.
Application Date In March of each year, MTU welcomes applications for add-on degree and honours degree programmes, with a commencement date of the following September.

The application process is open for one month, from early March to the first week in April each year (this date changes slightly due to the Easter holidays, but it is always within the first week in April).
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Course Content

Expand+What is in Sports Development
The Honours Degree programme - Sports Development has modules relevant to advancing sport in society. Students will be equipped to engage in comprehensive planning and provision of community sport and recreation opportu...

Subjects Taught

Expand+Stage: Bachelor of Science (Honours) in Sports Development - Stage 4 (SHSDVBS_4)
Title Credits

Semester: 7
Adult Learning and Facilitation Skills 5
Research Project 1 5
Community Development Studies 5
Community Leadership Initiative 5

Careers or Further Progression What are my career opportunities
Graduates will be competent to work in a range of contexts including: the voluntary and community sector, governing bodies of sport, local sports partnerships and youth and community groups, who use sport and physical activity as a means of promoting personal capacity building and community social capital.

Postgraduate Masters or Doctorate Through Research.
Further Enquiries Head Of Department Health, Leisure - Kerry:
Ms. Fiona O Flynn
Room(s): W209
Tel: +353 (0)66 7144168 Ext: 4168
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