Coaching Science in Sport

University College Dublin


Course Name Coaching Science in Sport
Course Provider University College Dublin
Course Code X772 X773
Course Type Postgraduate
Award NameNFQ ClassificationAwarding BodyNFQ Level
Degree - Masters (Level 9 NFQ)  More info... Major National University of Ireland Level 9 NFQ
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Attendance Options Full time, Part time, Daytime
Location (Districts) Belfield
Qualification Letters MSc
Enrolment and Start Dates Comment Next Intake: 2019/2020 September

Application Date

Expand+How to apply?
The following entry routes are available:
MSc Coaching Science in Sport, full time or part time
Occasional Coaching Science in Sport (Continuing Professional Development, CPD)

All applications will open on 15th February 2...

Duration Duration: 1 Years / 2 Years
Attendance: Full Time / Part Time

MSc Coaching Science in Sport (X772) Full Time
MSc Coaching Science in Sport (X773) Part Time
Course Fee

Expand+MSc Coaching Science in Sport (X772) Full Time
EU fee per year - €8280
nonEU fee per year - €18600

MSc Coaching Science in Sport (X773) Part Time
EU fee per year - €4120
nonEU fee per year - €12400


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Entry Requirements

Expand+A minimum of a second class honours degree is required in Sport and Exercise Science, Sport and Exercise Physiology, Sports Coaching, Sports Development, Physical Education, Recreation and Leisure Studies or another relevant degree discipline from a ...

Course Content

Expand+MSc Coaching Science in Sport
Graduate Taught (level 9 nfq, credits 90)
In this MSc programme you will learn about the cutting-edge science that underpins diverse aspects of coaching, e.g. tapering and peaking to optimise performance, the coach-ath...

Subjects Taught

Expand+Semester 1:
The Science of Coaching: Theory and Practice (10 credits). Thursday, 18-21.
Module leader: Dr. Seamus Kelly

Exercise Physiology and Sports Nutrition (10 credits). Friday, 10-13.
Module leader: Dr. Katy Horner

Applied Sports Psyc...

Number of Credits 90
Careers or Further Progression

Expand+Careers & Employability
Graduates may gain employment as sports coaches, coaching officers, game development officers, coach developers/educators, in the following agencies and sectors:

Professional and national sports teams
National governing b...

Further Enquiries Contact Name: Patricia Gabetto
Contact Number:7163271
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