Summer course in Sport

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Several of today’s students are taking summer courses to advance their skill sets or speed up the education process. These classes are taken during the holiday or summer season when most students are working or taking a break from school. Many different subjects can be studied during the summertime.

What is a summer course in sport?  This course is usually meant for students with a background in exercise science, health, and sports sciences. Students that are interested in sports management also might take this type of course. There are universities all over the world that offer unique summer courses, allowing students to further their education and study in a different area of the world. Some classes may have specific qualifications to be accepted into the program.

There are many benefits to participating in a summer course. This is a great way to gain additional knowledge in a specific subject area during a less stressful time of year. A lot of programs offer exciting courses that will add to your skill set and make you more valuable when you enter the workforce.

Since there are so many different summer courses, it is hard to determine an exact cost. It is best to research the cost with the specific university you are interested in attending. They can provide you with more specific information about tuition and other fees.

There are many jobs for people with a background in sports. Whether or not you can apply for these jobs will depend on your qualifications, and you might need more schooling. However, it is common for people with an education in sports to pursue jobs as trainers. They also work in sports medicine or in sports management.

If you need to add to your skill set in this exciting industry, then a summer course in sport might be ideal for you. Search for your program below and contact directly the admission office of the school of your choice by filling in the lead form.

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LAS Sports Program Course

Leysin American School
Campus Full time 2 weeks June 2019 Switzerland Leysin

The LAS Sports Program has been designed to increase student participation, learning, and skill acquisition through two optional core programs: Tennis, or Mountain Leadership Development. The goal is to promote a healthy and positive attitude while building physical and mental fortitude through physical activity. The students are encouraged to challenge themselves in order to build self-confidence and a strong work ethic; transferable skills they will benefit from for the rest of their lives. [+]

The LAS Sports Program has been designed to increase student participation, learning, and skill acquisition through two optional core programs: Tennis, or Mountain Leadership Development. The goal is to promote a healthy and positive attitude, while building physical and mental fortitude through physical activity. The students are encouraged to challenge themselves in order to build self-confidence and a strong work ethic; transferable skills they will benefit from for the rest of their lives.

Tennis Program

The LAS Summer Tennis Program offers a quality tennis camp for all ages and abilities. Players will flourish through challenging training on the court while at the same time having fun. The program will also increase their personal and social skills while interacting with coaches and fellow tennis players.... [-]


SUMMER EXPEDITION COURSES

Outward Bound Costa Rica
Campus Full time 2 - 8 weeks February 2019 Costa Rica San José

Our Summer Courses combine challenging adventure activities with service learning through which students develop vital life skills as well as expose themselves to the rich, local traditions of Costa Rica and Panama. Open to students 14 - 18 years old. [+]

Our Outward Bound Costa Rica Summer Courses in Costa Rica and Panama provide learning experiences that allow participants to build life skills, intercultural competence, Spanish language, and self-awareness. Through varied adventure challenges and service learning expeditions, students expand self-awareness, step up into leadership roles, and discover that they are capable of more than they ever thought possible.

Combine our two-week courses below to create a program to suite you and your summer schedule.

SERVICE, HIKE & HOMESTAY - Discover the true meaning of “off the beaten path” as you embark on a deep-jungle trek where spectacular rainforest valleys, cascading waterfalls, and winding rivers will both awe and challenge you.... [-]


Summer Course in Development and Valorisation of the Territory as a Sports & Tourism Destination

University of Pisa Summer & Winter Schools
Campus Full time 6 weeks September 2019 Italy Pisa

The aim of this Minor is to provide knowledge and tools to start and run a tourism company focused on sport. [+]

Aim

The aim of this Minor is to provide knowledge and tools to start and run a tourism company focused on sport.

Who can apply

University students interested in tourism area and management

Language

English

Program intensity

Full-Time

Admission requirement

being a university student

ECTS

15

Fees

2640 Euro

(fees 1000, accommodation 1640)

Coordinator

Prof. Enrica Lemmi

email:

enrica.lemmi@unipi.it

Period

23 September-03 November 2019

Deadline

31 July 2019

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Tennis Summer School Program

ISSOS - International Summer Schools For 13-18 Year Olds‎
Campus Full time 3 weeks June 2019 United Kingdom Saint Andrews Cambridge USA New Haven + 3 more

Beginner’s benefit from individual attention and constant encouragement, as well as learning to develop their basic tennis strokes. Intermediate players refine their strokes and learn how to use their strengths for competitive advantage. More advanced players also cover spin techniques, positional play, footwork and tactical awareness. All players play full-length games and learn the rules of the game, as well as receiving coaching in good tennis technique, sportsmanship and general fitness. [+]

The exclusive summer program of ISSOS, offers high school students (aged 13-18) the unique opportunity to combine learning, creative enrichment and action-packed adventure in the world renowned and stunning university towns of St Andrews or Cambridge in the UK or New Haven, Connecticut in the United States. Students who gain a place at ISSOS will be able to create a personalised three-week program to suit both their academic needs and wider interests, by choosing one academic and one elective program.

Mornings at ISSOS are dedicated to academic study and our high-quality academic programs. Classes meet daily for three hours and, unlike other summer schools, we limit numbers in order to guarantee that all our students will benefit from small class sizes and individual attention. Academic Program Options:... [-]


Golf Summer School Program

ISSOS - International Summer Schools For 13-18 Year Olds‎
Campus Full time 3 weeks June 2019 United Kingdom Saint Andrews

Build confidence and improve your game through professional golf coaching in a safe, fun and international environment. From absolute beginners to experienced players, all our summer students benefit from small group lessons and individual tuition. [+]

The exclusive summer program of ISSOS, offers high school students (aged 13-18) the unique opportunity to combine learning, creative enrichment and action-packed adventure in the world renowned and stunning university town of St Andrews in Scotland. Students who gain a place at ISSOS will be able to create a personalised three-week program to suit both their academic needs and wider interests, by choosing one academic and one elective program.

Mornings at ISSOS are dedicated to academic study and our high-quality academic programs. Classes meet daily for three hours and, unlike other summer schools, we limit numbers in order to guarantee that all our students will benefit from small class sizes and individual attention. Academic Program Options:... [-]


Fencing Summer School Program

ISSOS - International Summer Schools For 13-18 Year Olds‎
Campus Full time 3 weeks July 2019 United Kingdom Cambridge

Set in the medieval surrounding of Cambridge University, ISSOS offers a unique fencing elective. Students who choose our fencing program will learn from British Fencing Association coaches. This three-week course is designed for students of all abilities and levels of physical fitness. Professional coaching and group exercises will assist students to develop quickly in what is one of the most elite and exciting sports around. [+]

The exclusive summer program of ISSOS, offers high school students (aged 13-18) the unique opportunity to combine learning, creative enrichment and action-packed adventure in the world renowned and stunning university town of Cambridge. Students who gain a place at ISSOS will be able to create a personalised three-week program to suit both their academic needs and wider interests, by choosing one academic and one elective program.

Mornings at ISSOS are dedicated to academic study and our high-quality academic programs. Classes meet daily for three hours and, unlike other summer schools, we limit numbers in order to guarantee that all our students will benefit from small class sizes and individual attention. Academic Program Options:... [-]


Summer School Course in Sport and Event Management

University of Applied Sciences Europe
Campus Full time 2 weeks July 2019 Germany Berlin

The University of Applied Sciences Europe Summer School 2019 is designed to combine in-house workshops with excursions to various professional sports clubs, events and NGOs in Berlin and the region, where participants get a first-hand impression of the work in modern sport-organizations. [+]

The University of Applied Sciences Europe Summer School 2019 is designed to combine in-house workshops with excursions to various professional sports clubs, events and NGOs in Berlin and the region, where participants get a first-hand impression of the work in modern sport-organizations.

Lectures will be in marketing, sponsoring, strategy, general management, and event management. Field trips to professional sport-clubs, organizations, and events in Berlin, Potsdam and Hamburg offer the opportunity to meet representatives from federations, events, clubs, and agencies.

Germany’s Capital, Berlin, is considered the capital of German sport. Besides the almost 2.500 sport-clubs, the Olympic Centre is providing services for about 20 Olympic sports. In terms of team-sport, Berlin offers a high density of top-tier clubs starting with the football Bundesliga clubs Hertha BSC and Union Berlin, Berlin-Volleys (volleyball), Eisbären Berlin (ice-hockey), Füchse Berlin (handball) and ALBA Berlin (basketball).... [-]


Summer Course in The Global Impact of Sport

The University of Edinburgh Summer School
Campus 4 weeks July 2019 United Kingdom Edinburgh

It is impossible to understand Scotland without acknowledging the place and impact of sport. Sport is a significant part of Scottish cultural heritage. It helps to link the Scottish diaspora from Scotland to Canada, New Zealand, South Africa, and Australia, to name but a few places. [+]

The Global Impact of Sport

Exploring the relationship between sport, heritage, and culture, in Scotland and beyond

Description

It is impossible to understand Scotland without acknowledging the place and impact of sport.

Sport is a significant part of Scottish cultural heritage. It helps to link the Scottish diaspora from Scotland to Canada, New Zealand, South Africa, and Australia, to name but a few places. It is also impossible to fully understand global affairs without an informed practical insight into how sport is increasingly being used as a cost-effective social tool involved in addressing many of the world’s social and humanitarian issues. It is part of the social, cultural, economic and political fabric of many countries that makes it a potent force for good and bad. It has been a catalyst in starting wars, promoting peace and international reconciliation, enabling health. ... [-]