Sport BTEC Level 3 at Alderman White School and Language College
The course will develop a wide range of skills at Level 3. You will be expected to work independently and as part of a team developing your personal and interpersonal skills. You will develop a detailed knowledge and understanding of sport, fitness and health,
achieved through studying various units. The course comprises of several units which are:
- The body in action
- Health & Safety in sport
- Training in Fitness in sport
- Fitness testing for sport and exercise
- Sports Nutrition
- Psychology for sports performance
- Technical and tactical skill in sport
- The athlete’s lifestyle
These are all core units. Some of these units are studied by students taking both Certificate and Award options, all other units including the units below are studied by students taking the National Certificate, these include:
- Sport and society
- Sports injuries
- Sport and exercise massage
- Rules, regulations and officiating in sport
The course is assessed through coursework on a continual basis through a variety of means to challenge your abilities. This will include assignments, reports, presentations, investigations, interviews and documentaries.
Sport provides a wide and varied array of career opportunities. These include Teaching, Sports Management, Coaching, Physiotherapy, Psychology of Sport, Media, Nutrition and Dietetics. The certification is also widely accepted as an entry qualification to most professions as well as entry into Higher Education Courses.
How to apply
If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Alderman White School and Language College directly.