Football Academy: Diploma in Sports Studies at Sandwich Technology School
The VTCT Level 2 Diploma in Sports Studies (QCF) is a vocational qualification that will support progression towards Level 3 qualifications. This qualification is designed for learners aged 16 years or over and provides the necessary knowledge, understanding and skills to pursue a career in sport and related disciplines. This qualification covers the core topic areas of sport including: anatomy and physiology, performance psychology, planning and leading activities and business skills.
You will also have the opportunity to further develop your understanding and skills by selecting a number of optional units which include: fitness testing and training, effects of exercise on the body systems, nutrition for sports performance, managing a sports career, sports injuries, sport and leisure facility operations, technical skills and tactical awareness and planning and running a sports event.
Candidates are expected to have completed up to five GCSE’s with English and Maths at a minimum of grade 3, you are also expected to have a keen interest and desire to pursue a career in sport, active health or fitness.
Assessment is by coursework. There are 4 mandatory units and a minimum of 2 optional units to make up the course structure.
Level 3 Extended Diploma in Sport
How to apply
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