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Physical Education (BTEC) at St Mary's Catholic School

Course description

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.

Entry requirements

D in GCSE Physical Education or BTEC First Certificate in sport Merit/Distinction.

Assessment

Coursework.

Future opportunities

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.

Last updated date: 29 March 2016
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