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Physical Education AS/A Level at Exeter College

Course description

On this course you will gain both a practical and theoretical introduction to the various disciplines involved in physical education.
You will:
- Develop the knowledge and understanding to analyse, evaluate and enhance individual and team techniques, skill and fitness
- Have the opportunity to be assessed in a wide range of sporting activities
- Study subjects such as psychology of sport, acquisition of skill, anatomy and physiology, exercise physiology
- Choose whether to follow routes as a leader, or an official in a sport, rather than a performer
- Take part in our Sports Academy activities to develop your sporting talent

Assessment is a combination of practical performance
and examination.

Entry requirements

You need at least five GCSEs at grade C or above (including English and maths). If GCSE physical education is taken at school, grade B or above is required. You must have achieved a good standard in at least one of your chosen sports.

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Exeter College directly.

Last updated date: 10 November 2014
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Key information

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