This undergraduate degree is a top-up year for the Chelsea FC Foundation Coaching and Development foundation degree, leading to the award of Bachelor of Science.
Why study Chelsea Football Club Foundation Coaching and Development (Top-up)?
This top-up year gives you the opportunity to develop and enhance your knowledge, understanding and practical application of talent development, performance analysis, advanced coaching pedgaogies, alternative education provision in football and business start-up and social enterprise.
You will also complete both your placement and research project within Chelsea FC Foundation projects and programmes.
Throughout your studies, you will also develop and enhance your critical analysis and independent thinking skills, as well as develop relevant professional and vocational practices related to the football and wider sport industry.
Please note: you will need to have successfully completed Chelsea FC Foundation Coaching and Development foundation degree in order to study this programme.
Why St Mary's?
The degree will be taught across a variety of teaching venues, including St Mary's University, Chelsea Football Club's training ground in Cobham and the Chelsea FC stadium, Stamford Bridge.
- Unique collaborative relationship with Chelsea FC Foundation
- Opportunity to develop coaching and teaching practice in various Chelsea FC Foundation settings
- Vocational qualifications are embedded into the course. These include: FA Level 1, FA Futsal Level 1 and Association for Physical Education Level 3
- Variety of teaching venues, including St Mary's University, Chelsea FC training ground (Cobham) and Stamford Bridge