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Physical Education - As (1 Year) / A2 (2 Years) at Avon Valley College

Course description

This course will enable you to develop knowledge and skills such as, planning, performing and

evaluating to foster an understanding of the historical, cultural and sociological factors underpinning sport and physical education. This will help you gain an understanding of physiological and the mechanical basis of performance in sport and physical education. You will develop an understanding of psychological factors in-fluencing behaviour in sport and an ability to appreciate the relationship between theory and

practice. It will enable you to apply theoretical knowledge to develop understanding of practical


Entry requirements

At least five A* - C grades GCSE (including English and Mathematics) including a grade C or above in PE. You should have a high level of commitment, a desire to succeed and an enjoyment of PE and sport.

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Avon Valley College directly.

Last updated date: 24 September 2014

Key information

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