Sport Btec Level 3 Extended Diploma at Chichester College
Coaching & Teaching, Outdoor Adventure and Fitness & Injuries are 3 possible routeways that you can follow in the 2nd year of the course. Each route has different units to reflect the industry you are looking to enter. You will develop the skills needed to start a career in the sports industry. This course is equivalent to three A Levels and is accepted by universities for entry.
There are 10 units in Year 1 - 4 compulsory and 6 specialised which will enable you to study particular areas in-depth Compulsory Units * Principles of Anatomy and Physiology in Sport * The Physiology of Fitness * Assessing Risk in Sport * Fitness Testing for Sport & Exercise All students take three specialised subjects in: * Fitness Training & Programming * Sports Psychology * Sports Development * Nutrition * Physical Education & Caring for Children & Young people * Outdoor Adventure If you are aged 16-18 you will follow a study programme consisting of your main qualification, English and maths, enterprise and enrichment.
You will need to have at least one of the following: * BTEC Diploma in a related subject graded to a minimum of a Merit * At least five GCSEs at Grades A - C including English and Science
All units are assessed via coursework and an overall grade for the qualification awarded - (Pass, Merit, Distinction criteria)
For all fee details please refer to the Chichester College website
Higher Education and Sports Vocations. It will provide you with the knowledge to work within any aspect of the sports industries. You could go on to study: Fitness Instruction, Sports Coaching, PE Teaching, Sports Therapy, Personal Training.
How to apply
If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Chichester College directly.