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Sport Level 3 BTEC Diploma at Monks Walk School

Course description

The BTEC National Extended Certificate in Sport is equivalent to one A level and is studied for two years. The Diploma is equivalent to two A Levels and the Extended Diploma is equivalent to three A Levels

Course content

Throughout the course students will complete a number of units as coursework. These will include topics such as Coaching and Fitness Testing.

Entry requirements

A successful interview. APS: 40 or above.


Students will sit written exams in Sport and Exercise Physiology and Functional Anatomy. Two controlled assessments covering Sport Psychology and Nutrition will also need to be completed.

Future opportunities

BTEC National in Sport will open many doors which include points towards university or jobs in the Sports Industry such as a Sports Development Officer, Leisure Centre Manager or Physiotherapist.

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Monks Walk School directly.

Last updated date: 25 October 2016
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Key information

  • Start date: Next September
  • Duration: 2 years