16th March 2017

UCFB Staff Profile: Mike Walsh, Assistant Head of Academics, UCFB Etihad Campus

Mike has 13 years’ experience of coaching the youth academies of Manchester United, Manchester City, Preston North End and Blackpool. Mike is also a Coach Educator at The FA.

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20th January 2017

UCFB Staff Profile: Nick Radley, Head of Student Services, UCFB Wembley

Nick oversees the team responsible for welfare and pastoral guidance, learning support, sport and the Students’ Union. Nick is based in the media suite at UCFB Wembley.

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20th January 2017

UCFB Staff Profile: Vaithehy Shanmuganathan – Felton Assistant Head of Academics, UCFB Wembley

Vaithehy is a chartered psychologist (CPsychol) and full divisional member of The British Psychological Society Sport and Exercise, and an Associate Fellow of the Higher Education Society (AFHEA). She is an extensively experienced scholar within the area of mental health within sports.

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20th January 2017

UCFB Staff Profile: Neil Silver Head of Complementary Curriculum, Employability & Media

Neil is an award-winning journalist, author and educational trainer who worked for a number of national newspapers before moving into education and journalism training. He has covered major sporting events including World Cup finals and the Olympic Games, and was a senior member of the London 2012 press team.

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13th January 2017

UCFB – Unique Degrees in the Sport Industry

UCFB is a world first in higher education, offering university degrees and executive education in the football, sport and events industries in two iconic campus locations in and around Wembley Stadium, London and Etihad Stadium, Manchester.

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12th January 2017

BA (Hons) Football Coaching & Management at UCFB

This is the degree video for the unique BA (Hons) Football Coaching & Management degree programme at UCFB.

UCFB is a world first in higher education, providing university degrees in the football business, sport and events industries.

This programme allows students to learn how to spot and develop talent, as well as lead with authority. You will engage with, and gain an understanding across, areas such as community coaching, academy coaching, semi-professional, professional and overseas coaching. Taught within the football club environment,...

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12th January 2017

BA (Hons) Sports Business & Coaching at UCFB

This is the degree video for the unique BA (Hons) Sports Business & Coaching degree programme at UCFB.

UCFB is a world first in higher education, providing university degrees in the football business, sport and events industries.

You will develop your understanding of sports as a business and combine the opportunity to improve your coaching skills, long term athlete development and coaching pathways. You will explore different techniques for analysing performance including notational analysis and the use of technology to improve performance.

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16th December 2016

Alumni Series: Arran Williams, Manchester FA

UCFB BA (Hons) Football Business & Finance graduate Arran Williams discusses the path to becoming a Football Administrator at the Manchester FA and what the role entails.

Arran highlights the skills and experiences he obtained during his time at UCFB as essential for going into the working football environment

Congratulations to Arran, who since filming has assumed a new role as Football Course Administrator at Sheffield and Hallamshire FA.

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15th December 2016

BA (Hons) Multimedia Sports Journalism at UCFB

This is the degree video for the unique BA (Hons) Multimedia Sports Journalism degree programme at UCFB.

UCFB is a world first in higher education, providing university degrees in the football business, sport and leisure industries. The BA (Hons) Multimedia Sports Journalism degree is designed to equip students with a range of sports journalism and broadcast media skills to maximise their employability upon graduation.

The media landscape has changed almost beyond recognition in recent years following a digital revolution which has paved...

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15th December 2016

BA (Hons) Sports Business & Sports Law

This is the degree video for the unique BA (Hons) Sports Business & Sports Law degree programme at UCFB.

UCFB is a world first in higher education, providing university degrees in the football business, sport and leisure industries. The BA (Hons) Sports Business & Sports Law degree gives students an insight and understanding of the relationship between law and the sports business industry, in terms of sports governance and administration.

Football is regulated by a complex pattern of law and regulation. Sports...

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