University Student


UCS's higher education programmes (HNC, HND, and BSc (Hons) in Sport and Exercise Science, and Sports Coaching give students the opportunity to develop knowledge in the sports industry and, just as importantly, the necessary employability skills required to be successful in their chosen career.


HNC in Sports Coaching Science

The start of your Uni Journey

The Pearson Level 4 Higher National Certificate in Sport & Exercise Science is a 1 year programme, offering students an introduction to the subject area using core modules of learning. 

Students develop a wide range of sector knowledge tied to practical skills gained in research, self-study, directed study and workplace scenarios.

HND in Sports Coaching Science

Develop your skills

The Pearson Level 5 HND is a one year course that builds upon the knowledge and experience gained during the first year Level 4 HNC. 

It continues to use study and real-life workplace experience to develop student's coaching and leadership skills. 

BSc (Hons) Sports Coaching, Fitness & Rehabilitation

Ready for the Next step.

Delivered in a partnership with Activate Learning and Oxford Brookes University.

The BSc (Hons) in Sports Coaching, Fitness & Rehabilitation is a one year top up that builds directly from the units covered in the HND. 

It is designed to enable students to enter employment with the ability to work as part of a multi-disciplinary team, through a structured progamme of integrated work experience.