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A Level Physical Education at The Ridings Federation Winterbourne International Academy

Course description

Who is the course for?
Anyone who is interested in sport and the study of human movement. It is vital that you apply your general interest and enthusiasm of sport and its surrounding issues, to both academic and practical elements of the course.

What will I be studying?
AS: Unit 1: Theoretical aspects, externally assessed, 60% weighted.
Topics cover Anatomy and Physiology, Acquiring movement skills and Socio-cultural studies relating to participation relating to physical activity.
Unit 2: Coursework unit, internally assessed, externally moderated, 40% weighted.

A2: Unit 3: Theoretical aspects, externally assessed, 70% weighted.
Students will cover topics on exercise physiology, biomechanics, sports psychology, historical and comparative studies.
Unit 4: Coursework unit, internally assessed, externally moderated, 30% weighted

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact The Ridings Federation Winterbourne International Academy directly.

Last updated date: 14 August 2014

Key information

  • Start date: Next September
  • Duration: 2 years

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