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Physical Education Level 3 at North Hykeham Joint Sixth form

Course description

This course builds on the students’ experience from Key Stage 4 and GCSE to enhance their knowledge and increase understanding of the factors that affect participation and performance in physical education. Students will examine the application of theoretical knowledge in exercise physiology, skill acquisition, psychological factors, opportunities for participation and contemporary issues. The specification offers students the opportunity to experience and develop an interest in a variety of roles in sport such as performer, official, leader or coach) at AS and then be able to specialise in one role at A2. This course will attract students who are enthusiastic about sport both at the performance and theoretical levels. Experience in GCSE PE, though desirable, is not a pre-requisite.

Entry requirements

GCSE Grade B in PE

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact North Hykeham Joint Sixth form directly.

Last updated date: 18 June 2014

Key information

  • Start date: Next September
  • Duration: 1-2 years