Perth College UHI: HNC Coaching and Developing Sport (Outdoors) and BA (Hons) Outdoor Education and Learning degree

Wednesday, 21 June 2017 12:57
Note from David Girling, Programme Leader, BA (Hons) Outdoor Education and Learning at Perth College UHI

Our students here at Perth College UHI have now finished for 2016 / 17. I have had the privilege of being the academic tutor for the HNC students this year. It’s a great course, giving a firm foundation of personal proficiency, safe practice, fitness, anatomy, research, sports development all contextualised to the outdoors. This year of study gives the student an opportunity to discover and develop their own thoughts and direction, and is a great springboard to multiple outdoor destinations. One of those destinations is the BA (Hons) Outdoor Education and Learning degree, which is now taking shape and looking fantastic, opening our doors in September to our first intake of students.

Flyers for both courses are attached.

Thank you once again for your support,

: 01738 877438

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