Solent University is hosting this virtual sport and fitness discovery day on Thursday 1 July for anyone who is interested in finding out more about studying sport and fitness at university and sampling some of the different options available.
There are so many exciting and innovative courses in sport and fitness available at university, which can lead to a wide variety of interesting and engaging careers to suit all ambitions. This discovery day will include taster sessions which will give your students an insight into the subject, along with developing their subject knowledge to support them with progression into higher education and beyond.
Health, Nutrition and Exercise Science (with Personal Training Pathway)
How sport and fitness saves lives
This session will look into how sport and exercise prevents people developing life threatening diseases such as cancer, heart disease and stroke, and what jobs graduates have gone into following the Health, Nutrition and Exercise Science course which have made a difference to peoples’ lives.
Physical education in practice: making a difference
In this session we will be focusing on physical education, and look to gaining an understanding of the necessary skills needed to teach and make a difference to young people lives. This session will briefly examine the meaning of teaching and learning, with a view to identifying core values and its place in the wider society.
A day in the life… discovering the diversity in sports management careers
Sports management and the wider leisure industry is diverse, dynamic and ever changing. Using real examples, this session will explore themes that stretch across the industry from sports development to event organisation, extreme adventure sports to nature therapy, and sport specific interests such as football and business and the growth of these sectors. Through the session you will experience a 'day in the life' of an exciting range of careers that will inspire you and which you could go on to study on our BSc Sport Management degree with specialist pathways.
Students can choose to attend selected sessions or choose to attend them all to get a real understanding of the range of options available to anyone looking to study this exciting subject at university.
Students should register here
Once this registration has been completed, an email will be sent out to participants with the Teams links for the sessions so they can access them on the day.