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Sports Science with Sports Coaching Education (FdSc)

Foundation Degree Fd(Sc)

Department of Sport, Health Sciences and Social Work

The Sports Science with Sports Coaching Education Foundation Degree aims to provide you with the opportunity to develop knowledge and skills in this subject area. This programme is designed to provide you with a sound grounding in the scientific method within the context of Sports Science and develop relevant Graduate attributes. You will have the opportunity to supplement the knowledge and skills gained through the programme, with a wider appreciation and understanding of the role science and coaching play in the industry.

Typical offers

Available start dates

September 2019 / September 2020

Teaching location

Bridgwater and Taunton College

Course length

  • Full time: 24 months
  • Part time: 36 months

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: £4,500. 2019/20: £5,010.

International - full time off-campus fee: 2018/19: £8,200 2019/20: £9,000

*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:

Typical offers

Mature applicants with relevant experience who do not have the stated entry requirements are encouraged to apply.

Specific entry requirements

GCSE: At least 4 GCSEs at grades A*-C including Maths, English and a science

A minimum of 120 UCAS tariff points from a full Level 3 qualification in a relevant subject.

Level 2 equivalent acceptable in lieu of GCSEs.

Please also see the University's general entry requirements.

English language requirements

Please see the University's standard English language requirements

English requirements for visas

If you need a student visa to enter the UK you will need to meet the UK Visas and Immigration minimum language requirements as well as the University's requirements. Find out more about English language requirements.

How to apply

International applicants

Apply direct »

For full-time study you can also apply through UCAS.

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 Sport Science with Sport Coaching Education, please visit the College website.