Team Derby is for those students studying sports courses at the University or those thinking of doing so, we have experienced professionals delivering on our programmes and supporting all the areas of Team Derby which ensures a unique sporting experience for all students.
Our partnerships with local professional sports clubs and sporting bodies ensures that we can offer new and exciting opportunities for all as well as links to develop a career in sport through work placements and job experience.
We offer the following courses at our Derby campus:
If you are interested in learning more about our academic courses and studying with us then visit us at http://www.derby.ac.uk/science/sport-and-exercise
At the campus in Buxton there are two main programmes - the Joint Honours in Sport and the Foundation Degree Science (FDSc) in Sport Coaching.
The Joint Honours has four distinct subjects which you can do in combinations.
These lead to either a BA or BSc Honours degree.
Why study at University of Derby Buxton?
We are the home of real world learning and our programmes are designed to enhance your employability. Studying in the subject area of sport creates graduates with a distinct set of skills; students can develop their communication, networking, leadership and team working abilities. All of these are important attributes required by the employers we have strong relationships with in the industry.
Our teaching team are all very active in their subject areas and have excellent contacts with external organisations and individual athletes that complement teaching and experiential opportunities for students.
For more information on our courses please visit http://www.derby.ac.uk/udb/culture-and-lifestyle