Sport Diploma BTEC Level 3 at Leeds East Academy
Certificate - 30 credits to be gained from mandatory and optional units.
Subsidiary Diploma - 60 credits to be gained from mandatory, specialist and optional units.
Diploma - 120 credits to be gained from mandatory and optional units.
This course follows the Edexcel specification for Sport. The course covers units, that include practical and theory. Students will study the following units:
Unit 1 - The principles of anatomy and physiology in sport
Unit 2 - The physiology of fitness
Unit 3 - Assessing risk in sport
Unit 4 - Fitness training and programming
Unit 7 - Fitness testing for sport and exercise
Unit 8 - Practical Team Sports
Unit 11 - Sports Nutrition
Unit 12 - Current issues in sport
Unit 15 - Instructing physical activity and exercise
Unit 17 - Psychology for sports performance
Unit 18 - Sports injuries
Unit 27 - Technical and tactical skills in sport
Unit 28 - The athletes lifestyle
At least a C at GCSE in Physical Education, English and Science, and/or at least a pass at level 2 BTEC sport.
All qualifications are assessed internally and then externally verified. These range from power points, interviews, witness statements, booklets, role play, diaries etc.
Can be used as a grade for University entry.
Jobs include: Coaching, Teaching, Sports Nutrition, Physiotherapy, Sports science, personal trainer, leisure centre manager, sports development officer, sports professional.
For further information contact Miss S Moss
How to apply
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