Sport and Physical Activity Development BTEC Level 3 at The Oxford Academy
As a student at the Oxford Academy Advance 6th Form, you will have access to high quality bespoke sports facilities that will allow you to succeed in this specialist course. Sport and Physical Activity Development is a full time course, equivalent to three A Levels over two years. There is a range of exciting units designed to equip you with the skills needed in the work place, or on specialist courses in higher education.
You will have the opportunity to work on some bespoke units in addition to those listed below:
- Anatomy and Physiology
- Application of Fitness Testing
- Sports Leadership
- Sport Psychology
- Research Methods in Sport
- Professional Development in the Sports Industry
- Fitness Training and Programming for Health, Sport and Well Being
- Development and Provision of Sport and Physical Activity
There are a number of potential careers leading from Level 3 National Extended Diploma in Sport and Physical Activity Development:
- Elite Performance
- Teaching Assistant
- Fitness Coaching and Instructing
- Working in the Leisure Industry
There are also extensive opportunities for further study with the Extended Diploma in Sport and Physical Activity Development:
- Degrees in Sport
- Teacher training
- Physical education
- Sports development and management
- Sport and exercise science
There is a huge range of university degrees that combine sport with a range of disciplines such as finance, marketing, advertising, music and events, sports business, PR and communications.
These courses are designed to prepare students for employment within the world of Football Business and the Sports and Leisure industries.
Other courses that might interest you are A Level Biology, Psychology or Sociology.
5 A*-D GCSE including grade C in Science and English level 4
How to apply
If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact The Oxford Academy directly.