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Outdoor Adventure BTEC at Wolverley CofE Secondary School

Course description

SINGLE AWARD
BTEC NATIONAL SUBSIDIARY DIPLOMA- is equivalent to one GCE A level. It is a 60-credit and 360 guided-learning-hour (GLH) qualification that consists of mandatory units plus optional units.

DOUBLE AWARD
BTEC NATIONAL DIPLOMA- is equivalent to two GCE A levels. It is a 120-credit and 720 guided-learning-hour (GLH) qualification that consists of mandatory units plus optional units that provide for a combined total of 120 credits. For the double award there will be more units for pupils to complete in comparison to the single award.

TRIPLE AWARD
BTEC NATIONAL EXTENDED DIPLOMA- is equivalent to three GCE A levels. It is a 180-credit and 1080 guided-learning-hour (GLH) qualification that consists of mandatory units plus optional units that provide for a combined total of 180 credits. For the double award there will be more units for pupils to complete in comparison to the single award.

Entry requirements

To be accepted on this course you will need a good attendance and punctuality record, preferably 5 GCSEs grade A*- C. It is not a requirement that you have studied Sport before, but you should have a keen interest in sport and physical education.

Future opportunities

A wide variety of health and fitness, sports based careers as well as teaching, outdoor education and much more. It is accepted by most universities too.

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Wolverley CofE Secondary School directly.

Last updated date: 23 June 2015

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