BSc (Hons) Marine Sports Science (Level 6 only)

QUALIFICATION
BSc (Hons) Marine Sports Science
LOCATION
Cornwall College Newquay
START DATE
14 September 2022
DURATION
1 Year
LEARNING AREA
Sports & Fitness
ATTENDANCE
Part-time

BSc (Hons) Marine Sports Science (Level 6 only)

students windsurfing and sailing on a lake This programme is studied as a one year top-up from a relevant foundation degree, where you will complete Year 3 only.

Based at our main Cornwall College Newquay campus you will have the opportunity to study a number of different modules relating to the ocean environment in which you practise your sport, including research into issues arising from the environmental impacts of marine sports and contemporary issues relating to the practice and development of a variety of marine sports.

As an academic course you will study a range of modules reviewing current practice and literature, and you will complete an Honours project culminating in a dissertation enabling you to become an expert on a topic of interest to you.

Alongside this you will explore the essential business, management, transferable and soft skills, which are key to graduate level employment.

Sustainability of marine sector sporting activities and environmental awareness will be considered alongside new and developing technology in the industry.

QUALIFICATION
BSc (Hons) Marine Sports Science
LOCATION
Cornwall College Newquay
START DATE
14 September 2022
DURATION
1 Year
LEARNING AREA
Sports & Fitness
ATTENDANCE
Part-time

What you will learn

Indicative Modules:

Honours Project
Contemporary Issues in Marine Environment Use
Business, Enterprise & Innovation
Applied Sports Science (Performance &
Management)


Options (choose one):

Advanced Design Concepts
Advanced Applications of Oceanography

Entry requirements

240 credits with 120 at level 5 from a relevant Foundation Degree, HND, or equivalent in an appropriate subject. All qualifications and subject grades will be considered on an individual basis. HND qualifications may require additional bridging modules.

Assessment

Assessment is via a combination of assignments, presentations, exams, case studies and practical work.

Progression

Possible Progression (subject to availability):

– Masters-level programmes at other institutions
– PGCE or CertEd at Camborne, St Austell, Saltash or Duchy Stoke


Possible Careers:

– Activity Centre Management
– Equipment Manufacture
– Event Management
– Environmental or Sustainable Marine Business
– Sales
– Coaching
– Teaching

Cornwall College Newquay

Cornwall College Newquay

Our dedicated higher education campus is home to the marine science, zoology and surf stars of the future. Championing #generationrestoration, this campus may be small, but its students and staff have a big impact on our planet and its future wellbeing. Likeminded individuals come together to undertake international, award-winning research, meaning when their incredible time at Newquay is done, they move onto fantastic and important careers. It’s why you should definitely consider Cornwall College Newquay for your #careercollege experience.

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Indicative Modules:

Honours Project
Contemporary Issues in Marine Environment Use
Business, Enterprise & Innovation
Applied Sports Science (Performance &
Management)


Options (choose one):

Advanced Design Concepts
Advanced Applications of Oceanography

240 credits with 120 at level 5 from a relevant Foundation Degree, HND, or equivalent in an appropriate subject. All qualifications and subject grades will be considered on an individual basis. HND qualifications may require additional bridging modules.

Assessment is via a combination of assignments, presentations, exams, case studies and practical work.

Possible Progression (subject to availability): – Masters-level programmes at other institutions – PGCE or CertEd at Camborne, St Austell, Saltash or Duchy Stoke Possible Careers: – Activity Centre Management – Equipment Manufacture – Event Management – Environmental or Sustainable Marine Business – Sales – Coaching – Teaching

Cornwall College Newquay

Cornwall College Newquay

Our dedicated higher education campus is home to the marine science, zoology and surf stars of the future. Championing #generationrestoration, this campus may be small, but its students and staff have a big impact on our planet and its future wellbeing. Likeminded individuals come together to undertake international, award-winning research, meaning when their incredible time at Newquay is done, they move onto fantastic and important careers. It’s why you should definitely consider Cornwall College Newquay for your #careercollege experience.

Visiting our Newquay campus?   View our visitor information


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Dates & Locations

  • Course type University
  • Location - Cornwall College Newquay
  • Start Date - 14 September 2022
  • Day/Time - R4MQ
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