Physical Education (BTEC) at St Mary's Catholic School
Exam Board: Edexcel.
Edexcel Level 3 BTEC Diploma in Sport (Development, Coaching & Fitness).
This qualification is worth 120 credits (1 A Level equivalent) and is an ideal progression for those students who are currently studying the BTEC Level 2 First Certificate in Sport in year's 10 & 11. There are no exams but there is a focus on other forms of assessment; namely practical tasks. The students study 8 core units and 12 specialist units.
D in GCSE Physical Education or BTEC First Certificate in sport Merit/Distinction.
Universities renowned for sporting prowess such as Loughborough recognize this qualification, however, this is on the condition that they can offer pure A Levels as well.
How to apply
If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact St Mary's Catholic School directly.