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Sport BTEC Level 3 Diploma at Alsop High School

Course description

The course is designed to develop a range of skills and techniques, personal qualities and attitudes essential for career development in sport specific employment or higher education.

The course will be delivered via theory and practical sessions. Throughout the course you will have the opportunity to undertake a variety of sports coaching qualifications, sports leader awards, residential experiences and a range of practical activities.

Course content

The aims of the course are for students to gain knowledge and understanding about a variety of areas involved in and around the world of sport. They will also develop their abilities and knowledge in coaching. Students will develop analysis and evaluation skills enabling them to work independently as well as work within a team. The students will be expected to cover a number of assignments working to strict deadlines.

Future opportunities

Your BTEC final grade is converted directly to UCAS points in the same way as A Level qualifications. Previous students have gained places on degree courses in Sport Science, Physical Education (QTS), Sports Injury Management, Sports Therapy, Sports Nutrition and other sports related degrees. Other students choose to enter in to full time employment in the sports industry.

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Alsop High School directly.

Last updated date: 31 August 2016

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