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BA (Hons) in Sport, Exercise with Enterprise

Start Date

September 2024

Course Capacity



1 Year

Work Placement


NFQ Level


Discipline Area

Sport & Physical Activity

Course Type

Add On

Study Mode



On Campus

Course Overview

This course provides a one-year add-on course for graduates of the Level 7 BA in Sport, Exercise & Enterprise. This course will deliver graduates who have developed knowledge of sustainability and how sport and enterprise activities need to meet the needs of organisations and their stakeholders today while protecting, sustaining and enhancing the human and natural resources that will be needed in the future.

During this Honours Degree course, students will study various contemporary issues relating to sports and physical activity, and address problems with cultural and environmental sensitivity. Students will also learn through practical experience and follow a step-by-step process-based approach whereby they develop new venture ideas into blueprints for business plans.

Career Opportunities

Graduates of this course have a variety of career options, including but not limited to the following areas:

  • Community development
  • Sports development
  • Sports leadership and management roles
  • Fitness instruction
  • Health promotion
  • Entrepreneurship

Education Progression

Add On 1 Year On Campus

BA (Hons) in Youth Work — NSETS Endorsed

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Fees and Funding

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Entry Requirements

A minimum of a 50% average mark in the final year on the BA (Level 7) in Sport, Exercise & Enterprise or equivalent.

Due to the nature of the placements on this programme, applicants will be required to successfully pass Police/Garda vetting for all jurisdictions where the applicant was/is a resident.

All candidates will be asked to submit a Personal Statement and may be called for an Interview. Students who have completed the first two years of this programme and who wish to leave may be awarded a Level 6 Higher Certificate in Arts.

How To Apply

Apply Directly to DkIT

Apply directly to DkIT using our online applications system. Please remember to upload the required documentation (copies of your existing qualification(s), your CV, any other support documents etc) with your online application to expedite your application. To avoid disappointment early registration is recommended.

International Application (non-EU)

International Applicants (not from or living in the EU) can apply through an agent or directly to DkIT to study this course.

Ask us a Question

If you have a question about the BA (Hons) in Sport, Exercise with Enterprise please ask it below and we will get back to you.

Michael McCorry

Programme Director


David Cranny

Lecturer, Department of Humanities


Disclaimer: All module titles are subject to change and for indicative purposes only. All courses are delivered subject to demand and timetables are subject to change. Elective Module options will only run subject to student numbers. The relevant Department will determine the viability of each elective module option proceeding depending on the number of students who choose that option. Students will be offered alternative elective modules on their programme should their preferred elective option not be proceeding. Award Options for Common Entry Programmes: The relevant Department will determine the viability of each award option proceeding depending on the number of students who choose either option. If the numbers for one of the Award options exceed available places, students for this option will be selected based on Academic Merit (highest grades).