Graduate Certificate in Sport Coaching

University of Canterbury

Subject area

Sports Coaching, Playing, Officiating and Instructing


19 Weeks

Total student fees


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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.

Key Information for Students

Entry Requirements

Minimum requirements

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

Detailed requirements

See provider website for more details about entry to this qualification.


19 Weeks

Tuition Fees

Annual Total qualification
Student fees
(what you pay)
$3,444 $3,444
Government tuition subsidy
(what the government pays)
$4,324 $4,324
Total $7,768 $7,768

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Student Success


National Graduate Outcomes

Outcomes for students who completed qualifications at the same level and in the same subject area, three years after completion:

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In employment N/A
In further study N/A
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Contact details

Main Campus Office

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

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