• Age group19+
  • Duration1 year
  • Awarding bodyOne Awards


Brand new for 2021- our Access to Higher Education Diploma in Sport Studies will prepare you for a University qualification and a career in the Sport industry. *Subject to approval.

Course Information

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For more information call Course Information on
01642 333333 or email courseinfo@mbro.ac.uk.

Modules offered may vary.

Modules include:

  • Sport and Exercise Psychology
  • Sports Coaching
  • Assessment of Human Performance
  • Sports Therapy
  • Musculo – Skeletal System
  • Human Biology and Physiology

Entry requirements

You must provide two suitable references and ideally be working at Level 2 in English and maths. BKSB English and Maths assessment prior to enrolment.

Variety of assessments – assignments, report writing, oral presentations and practical assessments.

You can progress to a wide range of degree programmes including Sports Therapy and Strength and Conditioning.

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Sport & Leisure

Sports students will learn theoretical based study in the classroom, whilst taking part in a range of sport and fitness activities. Taught by specialist tutors and coaches, many of which are ex professionals in their field, you'll benefit from fantastic facilities including an AstroTurf pitch, a strength and conditioning suite and a physiology lab.

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Additional Information

Learning Support

We understand that students may require a little extra help during their studies, which is why our learning support team are on hand to help learners with a learning difficulty or support need achieve their full potential.

Financial Support

Whatever your age or level of study, we offer a comprehensive financial support service and bursary scheme to help you through your time at Middlesbrough College. From childcare assistance to travel packages, we pride ourselves on giving expert advice and support.

Travel Information

We are situated in a fantastic location, just a stone’s throw from Middlesbrough town centre. As well as being a matter of minutes from both the train and bus stations, eligible students can also benefit from free travel.