Sport - Extended Diploma at Childwall Sports & Science Academy
The BTEC Level 3 course consists of modules covering coaching, anatomy and sports science. The aim of the course is for students to develop their knowledge and understanding about the wider world of sport.
This course is made up of 12 units for the Diploma and 6 units for the Subsidiary Diploma:
Diploma Core Units (1 A Level)
- Principles of Anatomy and Physiology in Sport
- The Physiology of Fitness
- Assessing Risk in Sport
- Fitness Training and Programming
- Sports Coaching
- Fitness Testing for Sport and Exercise
- Practical Team Sports
Diploma Units (2 A Levels)
All the core units plus
- Sports Development
- Organising Sports Events
- Outdoor and Adventurous Activities
- Leadership in Sport
- Laboratory and Experimental Methods in Sport and Exercise Sciences
- Sports Injuries
Minimum of 5 A*- C grades (or equivalent) in 4 different subjects.
GCSE Maths and English must be retaken if not at a C grade.
BTEC courses have many benefits and are well known qualifications. They provide excellent preparation for future work in the sports and leisure industry or can help you get into university if that is your aim.
How to apply
If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Childwall Sports & Science Academy directly.