Access to HE Level 3 Diploma in Sports Management

Level 1 Diploma
Course Location


Trafford College


University Academy 92 (Stretford)

Course Overview

Our Sports Management Access to HE Diploma will help you get the knowledge and skills you’ll need for a career in the sport, recreation, and leisure industries by putting management theory into practise. We’ll urge you to think creatively throughout the programme, bringing your own ideas to real-world business difficulties including managing people, marketing and entrepreneurship, as well as As well as learning the technical aspects of individual sports and different training techniques.

This is a Level 3 certification approved by the Quality Assurance Agency for Higher Education (QAA) for adult learners who are returning to study or who left school without the essential qualifications for undergraduate study. The Diploma in Sports Management is designed to help you develop both academic skills and business knowledge. You will study a wide range of business topics, including business management, leadership, and sports development as well as complete research projects, in addition to learning how to write essays or reports and prepare for tests.

This course is delivered by experts from Trafford College at UA92 campus in old Trafford and are specifically designed to prepare mature students for university level study.

Further Details


Adult,University Level

Course Start Date


Course Duration

Full-Time - 1 year


Access to Higher Education

The course requires you to have achieved GCSE English Language and Maths at grade C/4 or above. Equivalent level 2 qualifications can be considered in some circumstances.
1. Sports

Sports Development
Developing Sports Skills
Training & Fitness
Physiology in Sport
Psychology of Sports Performance

2. Business

Business Organisations
Business Ideas & Start-ups
Business Finance Planning
Introduction to Marketing
Business Ethics

3. Management

Business Management Structures
Effective Meetings
Managing Change
Motivating Staff
Recruitment & Selection

4. Developmental

Applying for HE
Academic Essay Writing
Presentation Skills
Study Skills
Using Research Skills

On successful completion you can continue your learning journey to the next level either at UA92 or other institutions.

You could be work at National agencies, governing organisations, health clubs and sports complexes, promoters, and media businesses are all possibilities. Medicine, teaching, and research are all intriguing professions to pursue.

The Access to HE Diploma has a range of assessment methods including essays, reports, case studies, presentations and seen tests.

The Tuition fee for this course is £3,022.00 You may be eligible for a full fee remission if you are in receipt of certain benefits or earning less than £20,888 per annum (if residing within Greater Manchester)

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