Undergraduate BA (Hons)

Available in clearing

Sport Business with Foundation Year

Transition into higher education and prepare for degree-level study with our BA (Hons) Sport Business Management with integrated foundation year.

Sport Business with Foundation Year

Course Overview

  • UCAS code


    N299
  • Institution code


    L27
  • Main location


    Headingley Campus Beckett Park
  • Attendance


    Full-Time
  • Duration


    4 Years
  • Start date


    20 Sep 2021

If you don’t have the required UCAS points to secure a place on the full degree programme, this integrated foundation year will enable you to transition onto our BA (Hons) Sport Business Management course, preparing you for academic life at university.

As part of your foundation year, you’ll:

  • Study four sport-related modules -These will introduce you to the subjects included on each of our routes, from sport development and sport and exercise science to coaching and lifelong health
  • Study two additional modules that will help you develop the academic and study skills needed to successfully transition from school or the workplace to higher education

As part of your course, you’ll:

  • Examine key business areas, including marketing, finance, economics, enterprise, strategy and events management, and their relationship with sport
  • Study digital analytics and gain key skills that support today's global businesses
  • Learn about the increasing professionalisation of sport and investigate the requirements of governance
  • Explore how the changing needs of the consumer have transformed sport into one of the most lucrative industries in the world
  • Recognise and seize new and exciting opportunities in broadcasting, licensing and merchandising

You’ll learn how to access the extensive resources and support services available here at Leeds Beckett, whether you need a hand locating specialist materials in the Library, or you need advice about personal issues.

Visit each of the course pages below for details of the modules offered as part of your chosen course.

 

BSc (Hons) Physical Activity, Exercise & Health

BSc (Hons) Sports Coaching

BA (Hons) Sport Marketing

BA (Hons) Physical Education

BA (Hons) Physical Education with Outdoor Education

BSc (Hons) Sport & Exercise Science

BA (Hons) Sport Development

Why study Sport Business Management with Foundation Year at Leeds Beckett University...

  1. Take part in a range of exciting work placement opportunities
  2. Many of our students have taken advantage of our sport volunteering opportunities, which have previously included global events such as the Olympics, World Athletics Championships and Commonwealth Games
  3. Opportunity to take a ‘sandwich’ year – a year of paid employment in industry which will build your skills and experience
  4. Each year we host an employability fair where you'll be able to speak directly with employers from major leading organisations from the world of sports business
  5. Study in the university’s new £45m state-of-the-art Carnegie School of Sport building

Carnegie School of Sport employability event at Elland Road Stadium Carnegie School of Sport and Elland Road have teamed up to host this year’s event highlighting the importance of employability as a student. Students take part in interactive activities as well as Q&A sessions with sports professionals and Leeds Beckett University alumni.

employability day

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