BSc (Hons) Sports Coaching

This programme combines practical coaching with the academic theory of fundamental concepts within coaching, sports science, and teaching. This programme includes a blend of pedagogical, performance, and research-based modules, giving you the opportunity to develop your practical and contextual knowledge and reflect and evaluate your own coaching behaviour. This programme is designed to fully prepare you for a successful career in coaching, coaching support, coaching management or teaching.

The programme provides opportunities to develop your teaching and coaching skills under the guidance of experienced and professional coaches and you will use technology to support both your coaching and analysis. Additional opportunities to put theory into practice are available through applied studies, placements, assessments, and the Coach & Volunteer Academy.

Validated by Loughborough University

Tue, 13th Jun 17

How the youngest team in the National Leagues qualified to the FA Futsal Cup Finals

Loughborough Academy, the team that serves as competition programme for International Futsal Academy players, are making history after becoming the first ever Development squad to reach the FA Futsal Cup finals.  And they did it in style, after beating one of the powerhouses in the FA Futsal Super League, Genesis Futsal Club. If you haven’t watched the game… View Article
Wed, 24th May 17

Loughborough Students miss on a second consecutive BUCS gold

Loughborough Students Futsal Club BUCS 1s, including many IFA players and coaches, travelled down to the Copper Box Arena in the London 2012 Olympic Park on the 10th May to play Cardiff University in the BUCS Final, with hopes of making history in a fantastic sporting arena which hosted events such as Handball in the Olympics… View Article