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Physical Education A Level at Devonport High School for Boys

Course description

If students have a passion for sport and Physical Education.

If students have an interest in the theoretical issues underpinning physical performance.

If students are interested in pursuing a degree in Sports Science, Physical Education or a career in a related industry.

Course content

Paper 1: Factors affecting participation in physical activity and sport

Paper 2: Factors affecting optimal performance in physical activity and sport

Non-exam assessment: Practical performance in physical activity and sport

Entry requirements

A minimum of CC in Science and a C grade in GCSE PE, if studied. For students who have not studied GCSE PE, the proven ability to participate in a sport to a very good standard (i.e. school or club level).

Future opportunities

Opportunities in coaching and teaching sport. Many students also embark on physiotherapy careers or sports medicine.

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Devonport High School for Boys directly.

Last updated date: 02 May 2017

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