Study with the West Ham United Foundation
My degree provided me with a platform to broaden my understanding of the sports industry. It exposed me to various events and organisations such as Kick It Out, leading me to my role at Crystal Palace where I lead on an award winning programme.
Crystal Palace FC Divert Programme Lead, Youth Crime Intervention Specialist at Sutton Council
BSc (Hons) Sports Coaching and Performance
This three-year BSc (Hons) degree will push you closer to your desired career in sport and coaching working with the Foundation as well as the West Ham United Academy.
We have partnered to create a unique collaborative degree programme in Sports Coaching & Performance, giving students an exclusive opportunity to work alongside one of the best youth academies in the world; WHU Academy, better known as 'The Academy of Football'.
The degree combines a mixture of practical, theory and work-based learning and has been uniquely designed to embed industry experts throughout the duration of the course, with WHU Academy and WHU Foundation delivering on half of the modules.
Students learn the principles underpinning high quality coaching and explore how to create an environment for high performance athletes to thrive.