Sports Development

Institute of Technology Tralee


Course Name Sports Development
Course Provider Institute of Technology Tralee
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 Institute of Technology Tralee 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, IT Tralee.
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

Expand+In March of each year, the Institute of Technology, Tralee, 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 Marc...

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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+Modules with credits:
Semester: 7
Research Project 1 5
Adult Learning and Reflective Practice 5
Community Leadership Initiative 5
Community Development Studies 5
Sports Development: Sport in Society 5

Semester: 8
Research Project 2 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.

Progression Level 9
Postgraduate Masters or Doctorate Through Research.
Postgraduate Masters (Taught).
Further Enquiries Head Of Department Health & Leisure Studies:
Dr. Michael Hall
Room(s): B212
Tel: +353 (0)66 7144168 Ext: 4168
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