Sport BTEC Level 3 Diploma at City of Stoke-on-Trent Sixth Form College
This course specifically looks at developing sports skills in specific areas such as Coaching, Sports Development, Psychology and Injuries. You will become actively involved in sport and given the chance to experience a wide range of sporting activities in state of the art sports facilities.
Topics you will study:
- Anatomy and Physiology in Sport
- Fitness Training and Programming
- Development and Provision of Sport
- Professional Development in the Sports Industry
- Research Methods in Sport
- Application of Fitness Testing and Training
- Sports Psychology
- Developing Teams
- Recruitment and Selection
- Introduction to Management
Four GCSEs grade A-C, preferably including Maths and English. This is a guideline rather than a requirement and the college will create a programme most suitable for you as an individual.
Awarding Body: Edexcel
- Exams - 20%
Results 2016: 100%
This course is free to students aged 16-19 years old
Studying this course could lead to Higher Education or directly into employment. Many of our students have progressed onto the following progression routes.
University Options include:
• Sports Coaching
• Sports Studies
• Sports Development
Career Pathways include:
• Sports Coach
• Sports Development Officer
• Fitness Instructor
To find out more about this qualification, contact us, ask your Careers Personal Adviser in school or speak to your teachers. Attend a college Open Evening and chat to our teaching staff, college careers staff and Liaison Team
How to apply
If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact City of Stoke-on-Trent Sixth Form College directly.