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Sport BTEC Level 3 at Pembroke School/ Ysgol Penfro

Course description

AS Course Construction – Level 3 Certificate in Sport (30 credits)

 

 

  Credits

Description

Unit

Mandatory Units

1

 

5

Principles in Anatomy and Physiology in Sport

2

 

5

Physiology of fitness

3

 

10

Assessing in Risk in Sport

Unit

Optional Units – One unit from

7

 

10

Fitness testing for Sport and Exercise

29

 

10

Principles and Practices  Outdoor Education

 

 

 

A2 Course Construction – Level 3 Subsidiary Diploma in Sport (60 credits)

(Students must pass the Certificate in Sport successfully and complete a further 30 credits, from the optional units below).

 

 

  Credits

Description

Unit

Mandatory Units

1

 

5

Principles in Anatomy and Physiology in Sport

2

 

5

Physiology of fitness

3

 

10

Assessing in Risk in Sport

Unit

Specialist Unit

7

 

10

Fitness testing for Sport and Exercise

29

 

10

Principles and Practices  Outdoor Education

 

 

Unit

Optional Units

Credit

Level

4

Fitness Training and Programming

10

3

5

Sports Coaching **

10

3

6

Sport Development

10

3

7

Fitness testing and sport and exercise ***

10

3

8

Practical team sports *

10

3

9

Practical individual sports *

10

3

10

OAA *

10

3

11

Sports Nutrition

10

3

12

Current Issues

10

3

13

Leadership in Sport **

10

3

14

Exercise health and lifestyle

10

3

15

Instructing physical activity and exercise

10

3

17

Psychology for sports performance

10

3

24

PE and the care of children and young people

10

3

26

Work experience in sport

10

3

27

Technical and Tactical skills in sport

10

3

28

The athletes lifestyle

10

3

29

Principles and practices in OAA ***

10

3

33

Skills for land based OAA

10

3

34

Skills for water based OAA

10

3

39

Sports facilities and operational management

10

3

 

Entry requirements

·         Minimum of 4 A*-C Grades at GCSE.

·         This course is equivalent to an A Level and highly valued by universities and further education colleges, as well as potential employers.

·         BTEC’s are work related qualifications designed for students who have a clear view of their future career or seeking higher education.

·         For further details contact the PE Department.

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Pembroke School/ Ysgol Penfro directly.

Last updated date: 18 September 2015

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