Graduate Certificate in Sport Coaching

University of Canterbury

Subject area

Sports Coaching, Playing, Officiating and Instructing

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Entry requirements

A Bachelor's degree or at least 5 years' relevant employment experience.

About the course

What can I expect out of this qualification?

Graduates will have specific knowledge in the sociological, pedagogical and scientific considerations of performance sports coaching. They will understand and utilise a range of sociological perspectives to evaluate contemporary sport coaching contexts and approaches. They will have an understanding of, and ability to apply a range of pedagogical sport coaching approaches and be able to critically evaluate these, alongside their own coaching practice.

What graduates earn

Graduates who studied Society and Culture at this level can earn:


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Data as at November 2022

Contact details

Main Campus Office

Free phone: 0800 827 748
Phone: (03) 369 3999

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