Sport and Exercise Sciences Level 3 Subsidiary Diploma at Northumberland College
This course is for anyone who is interested in sport, fitness or coaching. This course is designed to equip individuals with the knowledge, understanding and practical skills required for success in current and future employment in the sport and related industries. It is equivalent to one A Level and successful learners can progress onto the Extended Diploma, which is equivalent to three A Levels.
You will study six core units which include sport and exercise psychology, anatomy, physiology, fitness testing and training, sports injuries and practical sport coaching. Ideal if you want to work in the sport or fitness industry or progress to higher education.
You should have four GCSEs at Grade C or above or a relevant Level 2 qualification.
Your progress will be assessed by a range of methods including identification test, practical assessments/observations, and written assignments. An overall grade for each unit will be awarded and then a final grade for the award at the end of the academic year (pass, merit or distinction).
After completing the course you could progress onto the Extended Diploma in Sport and Exercise Science or go straight into related employment.
How to apply
If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Northumberland College directly.