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BTEC LEVEL 3 SUBSIDARY DIPLOMA IN SPORT at Bideford College

Course description

This qualification is broadly equivalent to one GCE A Level after 2 years and an AS level after 1year but it is more suited to those who prefer coursework to exam assessed qualification. Itmay also be appropriate for those who wish to take a sport related course but who do not obtainthe grades which will allow them to access the A Level course.Seven units will be studied in all. Four units will be studied in the first year creating a Level 3Certificate in Sport, equivalent to an AS level. Units studied will be Principles of Anatomy andPhysiology in Sport, The Physiology of Fitness, Assessing Risk in Sport and Fitness Testing forSport and Exercise. In the second year students will be given a choice of 3 units from aselection in order to personalise their learning.

Entry requirements

5 A*-C GCSE's or a merit profile for a Level 2 qualification. Students should also have a C orabove for GCSE English.

How to apply

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

Last updated date: 20 May 2014

Key information

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

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