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Physical Education A-Level at The McAuley Catholic High School

Course description

This course provides an introduction for learners wishing to either choose a career in the sporting industry which includes coaching, teaching, sports development, physiotherapy as well as sports psychology or to enhance their studies in a further education setting.

Entry requirements

Merit or above in BTEC Sport Level 2A grade C or above in Physical Education if taken at GCSE LevelA grade C or above in Science if you have not studied either GCSE PE or BTEC Sport.The ability to demonstrate a good level of performance in at least one sport.The ability to assess the performance of themselves and others in physical situations. Commitment to studies

Future opportunities

  • PE and School Sport
  • Sport Business Management
  • Sports Coaching
  • Sport Development
  • Sports Engineering
  • Sport and Exercise Science
  • Sport and Exercise Psychology
  • Sport, Culture and Society
  • Sport Technology
Foundation for careers in teaching, coaching, sports development, fitness industry and professional sport, sports studies and research. Essential pre-requisite for specialist study in sports studies, sports development and physical education in higher education, A level Physical Education is accepted by all Universities in the UK.

Further Course Information:

Gain a Nationally Recognised Qualification

  • Develops Individual Performance
  • Develops academic knowledge of range of sports areas and related areas.
  • Develops Sports Leadership and Coaching Skills

How to apply

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

Last updated date: 15 June 2015

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