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Applied Sports Science (BSc top-up)

BSc (Hons) - single

Solihull College will be delivering a Bachelor of Science with honours (BSc (Hons)) as a one-year top-up option in Applied Sports Science (Coaching). This degree is awarded by Oxford Brookes University and will be delivered at the Blossomfield campus in Solihull. It is designed to provide you with a progression route from a level 5 programme related to Sports Science (eg an HND in Sport and Exercise Science or an FdSc in Sports Science). While there is no requirement to purchase specific sports kit, practical sessions will require appropriate sportswear.

Available start dates

September 2019 / September 2020

Teaching location

Solihull College

Course length

  • Full time: 1 year

UCAS code


For full application details, please see the 'How to apply / Entry requirements' section.

Tuition fees

Home/EU - full time off-campus fee: 2018/19: £7,200 2019/20: £7,350

Home/EU - part time off-campus fee: 2018/19: £3,675 2019/20: £3,750

*Please note tuition fees may increase in subsequent years both for new and continuing students.

Oxford Brookes University intends to maintain its fees for new and returning home and EU students at the maximum permitted level.

Please be aware that some courses will involve some additional costs that are not covered by your fees. Specific additional costs for this course, if any, are detailed in the 'This course in detail' window above.

Questions about fees?
Contact Student Finance on:
+44 (0)1865 483088

Funding and scholarships

For general sources of financial support, see:

Specific entry requirements

GCSE: GCSE Mathematics and English at grade C minimum (other equivalent level 2 qualifications may be considered

A foundation degree in Coaching Science or related Sports Coaching discipline, gaining 240 credits and usually a 55% grade average

A HND in Sport and Exercise Science or related discipline gaining 240 credits with a Merit profile at Level 5

IELTS 6.0 (with 6.0 in reading and writing, 5.5 in listening)

A current DBS will be required


All applicants will be screened for fitness for practice and a Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) check will be made.

Please also see the University's general entry requirements.

English language requirements

Please see the University's standard English language requirements

How to apply

International applicants

International applications

This course is not available to international students requiring a Tier 4 visa.

Terms and Conditions of Enrolment

When you accept our offer, you agree to the Terms and Conditions of Enrolment. You should therefore read those conditions before accepting the offer.

Credit transfer

Oxford Brookes operates the European Credit Transfer System (ECTS). All undergraduate single modules are equivalent to 7.5 ECTS credits and double modules to 15 ECTS credits. More about ECTS credits.

Find out more

For full details about studying Applied Sports Science, please visit the College website.