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This one year programme is equivalent to the final year of a degree course. Students should have already completed a Foundation Degree or HND in a relevant subject. You will learn through a combination of theory and practical sessions where application of theoretical knowledge will be demonstrated.
This Extended Diploma in Sport (Development, Coaching and Fitness) course includes elements of both theory and practical sport and will allow you to investigate the diversity within sport, health and the leisure industry. The course will teach you to apply your sporting knowledge, as well as test your practical ability, by covering a range of units including Sports Coaching, Fitness Testing and Programming, Sports Development and Sport as a Business. The course will particularly suit you if you enjoy learning in a practical environment, but will also stretch you academically. It is an ideal route if you want to pursue a career in health and fitness, sports therapy, sports coaching or teaching.
The Sport and Exercise Science course is a scientific based programme that prepares you for work in sport, or progression on to Higher Education to study a sport science related degree such as Physical Education, Sports Therapy, Sports Psychology, Exercise Physiology or Sports Biomechanics.
The need for health, fitness and exercise professionals is evolving. There is an increased need for exercise trainers and advisers, for health promotion advisers in schools, the workplace and in private clinics, for preventative health care attached to GP practices and increased awareness of fitness issues within domiciliary and residential care.
The Extended Diploma in Sport (Performance and Excellence) course includes elements of both theory and practical sport. This course gives you the opportunity to improve your understanding of your sport at an elite level and enables you to strive for excellence in performance from a participation level through to full time professional sport.
The Foundation Degree in Law was one of the first foundation degrees to be accredited at Truro and Penwith College and is the only higher education Law course in the county. The course enables you to enter a chosen area of professional employment with an academic and practical understanding of the legal and business environment.