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BSc/BSc Hons Sport Studies (Top Up) UCAS Code: C6BT


A 'top up route' to a BSc honours degree, for those who already hold a Foundation Degree, HND or equivalent qualification. This top up degree programme covers the skills and knowledge that can be applied in a range of sports based industries, particularly in the areas of coaching, and sports business management. There is an emphasis on building successful business and coaching portfolios, as well as building on the health science and industry knowledge previously gained. University Centre Askham Bryan offers all sports students free onsite parking and free access to the college gym and climbing wall all academic year.


Modules of Study Include:

• Research Methods
• Dissertation
• Advanced Coaching
• Contemporary Sports Issues
• Business Leardership and Management


Assessments have been designed to give students the opportunity of performing tasks that they would be asked to do in employment. There are a range of assessment methods used, including reports, case studies, presentations and exams. Typically each module involves two assessments.

Entry Requirements

BSc (Hons) Top Up*

Merit or above in a Foundation Degree (FdSc) or an HND in an appropriate subject.

BSc (Ord) Top Up*

Pass or above in a Foundation Degree (FdSc) or an HND in an appropriate subject.

Applicants who believe they may be eligible for Accreditation of Prior Certificated and/or Experiential Learning (APCL/APEL) will be considered on an individual basis. If you have any queries in relation to entry qualifications, then please contact the University Centre directly.

Further Study

Progress to a related Master programme or related professional body courses.

Askham Bryan College,
Askham Bryan,
YO23 3FR
01904 772277