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Level 3 National Diploma in Sport at Range High School

Course description

The Pearson BTEC Level 3 Diploma in Sport (720 GLH) has been designed to occupy two-thirds of a full-time curriculum, enabling learners to develop a significant common core of knowledge, including anatomy and physiology, fitness physiology, risk assessment, and fitness training and programming.

It also includes specific mandatory units which are related to the available pathways such as sports coaching and sports development (Development Coaching and Fitness), technical and tactical skills (Performance and Excellence) and principles, practices, equipment and facilities for outdoor adventure (Outdoor Adventure). In addition it provides extensive opportunities to study in more depth a range of optional areas, such as:

* practical team and individual sports
* current sports issues
* sports injuries.

Entry requirements

5 or more A* - C grades at GCSE level.

To view further information on entry requirements for your chosen pathway, please click here and read pages six and seven of the Sixth Form Prospectus.

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Range High School directly.

Last updated date: 09 June 2014

Key information

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

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