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Sport BTEC National Diploma in Sport at The Stourport High School and Sixth Form Centre

Course description

This course includes a range of units that are all assessed though assignments which are relevant to jobs in various sectors of the sports industry.

Coursework:

  • Year 12 – 7 Units consisting of approximately 4 assignments
  • Year 13 – 6 Units consisting of approximately 4 assignments

Course content

Year 1:

  • Principles of Anatomy & Physiology
  • The Physiology of Fitness
  • Assessing Risk in Sport
  • Fitness Testing
  • Practical Sport
  • Exercise, Health & Lifestyle
  • Sports Coaching

Year 2:

  • Fitness Training & Programming
  • Sports Development
  • Work Experience
  • Rules, Regulations & Officiating
  • PE & Care of Children
  • Organising Sports Events

Future opportunities

A job straight away in:

  • Sports/Leisure Centres
  • Sports Development
  • Sports Coaching

University degree or a BTEC Higher National in subjects such as:

  • Sports Studies
  • Leisure Management
  • Recreation Management
  • Teacher training.

Further information

Skills:

  • Independent learning and ability to work without direct guidance
  • Motivation to succeed and desire to improve
  • Applying classroom learning to vocational settings
  • Confidence to lead and instruct others

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact The Stourport High School and Sixth Form Centre directly.

Last updated date: 12 October 2017

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