Sport and Exercise Studies and Football Academy (Level 2) Diploma at Tresham College of Further and Higher Education
This study programme allows you to combine high level football development alongside your academic studies.
Following trials, you will be offered a place on either our Elite Football Academy or our Football Development Academy and will receive high level training by experienced and qualified coaches as well as the opportunity to play at the highest level of College football. In addition to your sporting commitments you will study on an academic sports programme where you will gain an understanding of the structure of the sport and leisure industry. You will gain an understanding of the sturcture of the industry and the skills and knowledge necessary for employment in sports development, coaching, leisure and fitness. The programme consists of units such as practical sport, personal fitness, anatomy and physiology for sports performance, the mind and sports performance and leading sports activities.
A range of GCSEs at D or above including English and preferably maths or equivalent, OR a BTEC Level 1 Vocational Studies at a pass with a satisfactory reference and equivalent English and preferably maths, OR a relevant Level 1 qualification with equivalent English and preferably maths.
The course will be assessed through a mixture of course work, written tasks, presentations, observations and practical tasks.
You will be expected to purchase the following: - Folders and stationery - Approx. £30 towards course related trips - Approx. £150-200 for a Tresham Academy team kit
Subject to gaining a pass and a satisfactory reference, this course will lead onto the Level 3 programme of study in Sport and Execise Studies at Tresham, allowing you to continue with the Football Academy. Alternatively this qualification will assist you in gaining employment within the sports industry.
How to apply
If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Tresham College of Further and Higher Education directly.