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Sport & Fitness

Intro to Sport and Fitness (January Course)

Campus Sighthill Campus

Qualification SCQF Level 4

Study mode Full time

Duration 20 weeks

Start date Jan 2023

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Course overview

This course will allow you to gain both practical experience and theoretical knowledge of sport and fitness activities. You will be introduced to the concepts and value of reflective learning in several sporting disciplines along with a focus on improving personal fitness. This course is ideal for you if you have an interest in sport and fitness and would like to gain more experience in this area.

What you will learn

  • You will learn basic skills in a number of sporting activities and how to apply methods that improve personal fitness.

How the course is assessed

Number of days per week

  • 4

Entry requirements

  • Although no formal qualifications are required an active interest in sport and fitness is desirable.

Information on Tests / Auditions / Interview Requirements

  • You will be required to attend an interview/information session that will include activities and opportunities to demonstrate your suitability for participation in this course.

English Proficiency Requirements

Minimum IELTs 5.5

Progression and Articulation Routes

  • Introduction to Sport and Exercise Studies at SCQF level 5
  • SVQ Sports Activity Leaders

Career options

This course is an introduction to sport and exercise and will help you progress onto more advanced courses that support achieving qualifications which lead to employment in this area.

Study Options

Campus Study mode Start date Duration
Sighthill Campus Full time 23/01/23 20 Weeks

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