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Cornwall College

Tournament Golf (Level 6 only)

UCAS Code: 3V62

Bachelor of Science (with Honours) - BSc (Hons)

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1.0year

Full-time with time abroad | 2021

Are you ready to take your game to the next level? Be careful how you respond because we’ll hold you to it. Training and learning to compete as a tournament golf professional is no mean feat. It requires drive, determination, application and most of all effort and commitment from you. Here at Tournament Golf College (TGC) we will prepare you mentally, physically, tactically, technically, personally and academically for the challenges that lie ahead.

At TGC our philosophy is to enjoy the journey, to not just work hard, but work smart and become a disciplined, solution-based thinker: a key attribute for all top players. Learn how we break the game of golf down into performance segments, and work on solutions in many areas to make many small improvements. Learn more about what affects performance so you can take that all important responsibility for your own game. With your efforts, discipline and open mind we are a very powerful tool to help you achieve and maximise your potential.

The BSc (Hons) Tournament Golf is a one year programme of study with winter training in Portugal during the second semester. The taught programme runs from September until the end of March, finishing in time for the start of the golf season. You can expect to work at weekends, some evenings and have independent study during the playing season. The first semester is in the UK at St Mellion International Resort and the second in Portugal at Oceanico Golf.

The programme prides itself on its relationships with industry and as such the opportunities for academic study and game play are extensive. The fantastic facilities provide a golfing environment second to none. For instance, over the past two years students have been enrolled onto the Algarve Professional Golf Tour and have competed with professionals. A number of our students have undertaken work placements at the prestigious Saadiyat Golf Resort, Dubai.

This programme can also be studied as a one year top-up where you will complete year 3 only.

Possible careers available with this qualification:
Tournament Professional
Corporate Hospitality
Sports Management
Event Organizer

Learner and Pastoral Support
We pride ourselves on our student focused, friendly and supportive environment. Our dedicated support team are available for regular or ad hoc 1:1 learning or pastoral support needs. If you wish to speak to one of our support team at any time throughout the application process, please contact: [email protected]

Visit www.tournamentgolfcollege.com for more information.

Modules

Current Modules: An Interdisciplinary Approach to Golf - Applied Golf Psychology - Tournament Golf as a Business - Honours Project. Current Optional Module: (choose one) - Professional Golf Experience - Independent Study Module. Modules are subject to change and availability

Assessment methods

A mixture of written assignment and presentation work. Honours project dissertation.

Tuition fees

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Channel Islands
£9,950
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England
£9,250
per year
EU
£9,250
per year
International
£9,950
per year
Northern Ireland
£9,250
per year
Scotland
£9,250
per year
Wales
£9,250
per year

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Course location:

Duchy College Stoke Climsland

Department:

Sports and Public Services

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