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BTEC Sport (subsidiary diploma) Level 3 at Chichester High Schools Sixth Form

Course description

The BTEC national award in sport is a practical,workrelated course. You learn by completing projects and assignments that are based on realistic workplace situations, activities and demands. It introduces you to the employment area you have chosen and provides a good basis for employment in the sectors or for higher education. The BTEC national award in sport is equivalent to one A level A - E depending upon the level achieved.

Course content

The BTEC students have the opportunity to achieve a Pass, Merit or Distinction for each unit covered. Students will be asked to complete short projects and assignments individually and working with others.

1. Principles of Anatomy and Physiology in Sport

2. The Physiology of Fitness

3. Assessing Risk in Sport

Optional Units:

5. Sports Coaching

6. Sports Development

8. PracticalTeam Sports

9. Practical Individual Sports

11. Sports Nutrition

14. Exercise,Health and Lifestyle

17. Physiology of sports performance

28. The Athletes lifestyle

Entry requirements

5 GCSEs at grade C or above.


Assignment based.

Future opportunities


How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Chichester High Schools Sixth Form directly.

Last updated date: 06 May 2015

Key information

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