What do I need to study this course?
Four GCSEs at grade 4 including GCSE English and GCSE Physical Education. With supporting GCSEs, a merit in a level 2/intermediate sport course would also be acceptable. It is essential that you are currently performing in at least one sport so that you can provide video evidence for practical assessment. This course also includes sports coaching and a fitness-training programme, therefore a high level of motivation for the subject is necessary.
What will I study?
Unit 1: Body Systems and the Effects of Physical Unit 2: Sports Coaching and Activity Leadership Unit 3: Sports Organisation and Development Unit 5: Performance Analysis in Sport. Unit 17: Sports Injuries and Rehabilitation. This course is assessed through coursework and exams.
This course will allow learners to progress into higher education on a sport-related course such as Sport and Physical Education, Sport Science, Sport Coaching and Development, or Sport and Leisure Management. This course is assessed through coursework and exams.
Did you know?
The last Olympic gold medal that was actually made from gold was awarded in 1912.