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Extended Diploma in Sport at Club Doncaster Foundation

Course description

The BTEC Extended Diploma in Sport is a vocational course which focusses on different areas of employment within the sports sector. It offers a solid foundation in the various aspects of sport and enables you to develop essential skills required for gaining employment or progressing further in education. The Level 3 Diploma can last up to 3 years and learners can gain up to a maximum of 420 UCAS points, and is the equivalent of 3 A Levels.

Course content

The program consists of the following units:

  • Principles of Anatomy and Physiology in Sport
  • Phsychology of Sport
  • Fitness Testing
  • Nutrition for Sports Performance
  • Practical Team Sport
  • Sports Coaching
  • Sports Coaching
  • Sports Development
  • Work Experience

Entry requirements

Five GCSEs at grade C or above including Maths and English Language, alongside a Level 2 BTEC Diploma in Sport of similar. Assessments are internally assessed by the Course Tutors and learners will be required to keep a portfolio of evidence of work. The method of learning is a mixture of both tutor led and practical sessions, learners are required to fully participate in both classroom and practical activities.

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Club Doncaster Foundation directly.

Last updated date: 04 February 2015

Key information

  • Start date: Next September
  • Number of planned places: 40