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Sports Studies - Football Academy - VTCT Level 2 Diploma 16-18 only at Harrow College

Course description

This course option is for boys with proven playing ability selected by trial who seek a first class education and have predicted grades C to D at GCSE level and want to work in the sports industry.

Course content

BTEC Level 2 Diploma in Sport - 16-18 year olds only Unit 1: Fitness Testing and training Unit 2: Practical Sport Unit 7: Planning and Leading Sports Activities Unit 8: Technical Skills and Tactical Awareness for Sport Unit 10: Nutrition for Sports Performance) Unit 11: Development of Personal Fitness Unit 20: Planning and running a Sports Event

Entry requirements

4 GCSE grades C-D normally including English and/or Maths or a Merit on a relevant level 1 qualification.

  • Places are subject to a successful football trial.
  • You must have a keen interest in football and coaching.


Through a combination of written assignments, presentations and practical assessments.

Financial information

Please see our information on fees and bursaries on the Young Learners (16+) pages of the website. Any fees paid for full time programmes are non refundable. Please contact Admissions if you would like further information or advice.

Future opportunities

Entry to the BTEC level 3 in sports performance, paid or unpaid work in the community.

Further information

Equipment or materials needed:

Textbook approximately £20, usb memory stick, plastic wallets, files. Appropriate football boots.

How to apply

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

Last updated date: 09 March 2016
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