Sport & Physical Activity Development L3 Foundation Diploma (full time) at Sussex Downs College
This qualification consists of seven units, four mandatory units and 1 specialist units and has the academic equivalence of 1.5 A-Levels. The course units for study are;1) Anatomy and Physiology related to Fitness – Examined (M)2) Fitness Training and Programming – Externally Assessed Task (M)3) Professional Development in the Sports Industry (M)4) Sports Leadership (M)5) Practical Sports Performance6) Coaching for Performance7) Sport PsychologyYou will produce three or four assignments for each unit.
You will need to meet our standard entry requirements.
You will need at least GCSE English Language grade C/4 and either Maths or a Science grade C/4.
Assessment: You will be assessed on a continuous assessment basis with assignments at specific times throughout the year. Assessment methods include essay writing, presentations and practical observations.
Learners may wish to progress to year 2 to complete the Level 3 Extended Diploma, which is an additional 8 units. To do so you must achieve the Foundation Diploma.
Possible Careers / Jobs
• Gym Instructor Level 2/3
• Physical Education Teacher
• FdA Sports Coaching
• Sports Coaching Degree
How to apply
You can apply for this course through UCAS Progress. Add this course to your favourites so you can start making an application.