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Sport Level 3 Subsidiary Diploma at Cottingham High School

Course description

This course allows you to develop the essential skills and knowledge required for employment within the sports sector or to progress with your studies at a higher level.

You will study three core units, one mandatory specialist unit from a choice of two and three specialist units from a variety of options. See unit details below:

Core Units
* Principles of Anatomy and Physiology in Sport
* The Physiology of Fitness
* Assessing Risk in Sport

Mandatory Specialist Units
* Fitness Testing for Sport and Exercise
* Principles and Practices in Outdoor Adventure

Optional Specialist Units
* Fitness Training and Programming
* Sports Coaching
* Sports Development
* Fitness Testing for Sport and Exercise
* Practical Team Sports
* Practical Individual Sports
* Outdoor and Adventurous Activities
* Sports Nutrition
* Current Issues in Sport
* Leadership in Sport
* Exercise, Health and Lifestyle
* Instructing Physical Activity and Exercise
* Psychology for Sports Performance
* Physical Education and the Care of Children and Young People
* Work Experience in Sport
* Technical and Tactical Skills in Sport
* The Athlete's Lifestyle
* Principles and Practices in Outdoor Adventure
* Skills for Land-based Outdoor and Adventurous Activities
* Skills for Water-based Outdoor and Adventurous Activities
* Sports Facilities and Operational Management

Entry requirements

GCSE’s at grade A*-C are generally required.

How to apply

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

Last updated date: 02 September 2016

Key information

  • Start date: Next September
  • Duration: 1-2 Years

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