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Sport AS at Bushey Meads School

Course description

To achieve the AS Level PE qualification students are assessed in the following areas :
Unit G451 : An introduction to Physical Education
Section A-Anatomy and Physiology in Sport (external examination)
Section B-Acquiring Movement Skills (external examination)
Section C-Socio-Cultural Studies relating to participation in physical activity
Unit G452 : Acquiring, developing and evaluating practical skills in PE
- Assessment of Performance in 2 practical activities
- Evaluating and planning for the improvement of performance
To achieve the overall A2 Level qualification students are assessed in the following areas in Year
Unit G453 : Principles and concepts across different areas of Physical Education
Section A-Historical Studies/Comparative Studies
Section B-Sports Psychology and Exercise and Sport Physiology
Unit G454 : The improvement of effective performance and the critical evaluation of practical activi-
ties in PE
- Assessment of performance in 1 activity
- Evaluation, appreciation and the improvement of performance

Entry requirements

A minimum of a C grade at GCSE PE or a Merit at BTEC Level 2 Sport is desirable. Those who have not followed a sports course as a Key Stage 4 option but have achieved 5 Grade Cs or equivalent are welcome to apply. A genuine interest in sport is essential

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Bushey Meads School directly.

Last updated date: 24 October 2014
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Key information

  • Start date: Next September
  • Duration: 1-2 Years