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Tony Wallis known as Tony Wallis


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MA – Cardiff Metropolitan University
PgCDPPHE – University of South Wales


Tony is currently a Lecturer within the Sports Coaching & Development Team based at the USW Sport Park. He works as our course team leader for the undergraduate BSc and CertHE Sports Coaching & Development degree programmes.


Prior to his academic role, Tony played professional football for Cardiff City FC before embarking on a career in Sports Development where he worked for 11 years, in roles such as a Community Coach, Football Academy Coordinator, Football Development Officer (in partnership with the FAW), Competition Development Officer and Sport Development Team Leader for Caerphilly County Borough Council.


Lecturer and course team leader for BSc and CertHE Sports Coaching & Development degree programmes. Current module responsibilities –
Year 1 – Introduction to Sports Development
Year 1 – Sports Development in Practice
Year 1 – Academic Research & Professional Skills
Year 2 – Enterprise in Sport
Year 3 – Leadership in Sport
Year 3 – Contemporary Issues in Sports Development
Postgraduate – Enterprise and Innovation (online and on-campus)

Partner college support for year 1 introduction to sports development module.


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