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GCE Applied Leisure Studies at Plume College

Course description

Leisure studies is the ideal course for anyone with an interest in the sport and leisure industry. It prepares students for work in the industry, and through its focus on research and report writing also provides students with the ideal preparation for university life. No previous experience of the subject is needed.

The course offers a mixture of theory and practical work which is assessed two thirds by portfolio (coursework) and one third by a mixture of examinations.

Highlights of the course include the “Event Management” unit which requires students to take responsibility for the setting up, marketing and running of an event for a group of customers - a perfect dry run for many jobs and an excellent addition to your C.V.So...choose this course if you want:

  • Mainly coursework rather than exam based assessment.
  • To pursue an interest in leisure and sport.
  • A mix of theory and practice.

  • Entry requirements

    5 GCSE grade C’s or equivalent including English.No previous experience is required.

    How to apply

    If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Plume College directly.

    Last updated date: 21 May 2014

    Key information

    • Start date: Next September
    • Duration: 2 years