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Physical Education - AS at Wallington County Grammar School

Course description

AS Physical Education will develop knowledge and skills to help understand the opportunities for, and effects of, leading a healthy and active lifestyle. Students are given the opportunity to build on their experience and improve their personal skills/techniques across a variety of roles in a sport of their choice to improve performance. Physical Education will show the effects of exercise and allow you to acquire skills in sports. You will be able to analyse and evaluate sport performance, optimise sport performance and study important topical issues in sport. The topics you learn about will be invaluable at a personal level and will help you to be better at sport, no matter what your standard. Sport and Fitness is a huge industry and you can be part of it: if you’re keen on sport you can make a healthy living from your passion. We are hosting the 2012 Olympic Games and Physical Education has never played such an important part in our society.

Future opportunities

Career options include Sports Science, Physiotherapy or even working for a National Governing Body.Higher Education options include e.g. Sports Science, Physiotherapy, Recreation or Exercise and Science.

Further information

To find out more about this qualification, contact us, ask your Connexions Personal Adviser or school careers staff.

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Wallington County Grammar School directly.

Last updated date: 20 May 2014
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