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BTEC National Sport/Sports and Exercise Science (Level 3) at Queen Elizabeth's Academy

Course description

You will study 30 credits of units in Year 12 for the AS equivalent (at least 3 units). If you carry on for a second year you will study an additional 30 credits (at least 3 units) for the A2 equivalent. For Year 1 and Year 2 units are taken from the following:


Unit 01: Principles of Anatomy and Physiology in Sport

Unit 02: The Physiology of Fitness

Unit 03: Assessing Risk in Sport

Unit 04: Fitness Training and Programming

Unit 05: Sports Coaching

Unit 06: Sports Development

Unit 07: Fitness Testing for Sport and Exercise

Unit 08: Practical Team Sports

Unit 09: Practical Individual Sports

Unit 10: Outdoor and Adventurous Activities

Unit 11: Sports Nutrition

Unit 11: Sports Nutrition

Unit 12: Current Issues in Sport

Unit 13: Leadership in Sport

Unit 14: Exercise, Health and Lifestyle

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Queen Elizabeth's Academy directly.

Last updated date: 06 August 2014

Key information

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

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