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BTEC Diploma Sport/Extended Diploma Sport at Outwood Academy Hemsworth

Course description

Duration 2 years

BTEC Level 3 Diploma in sport (equivalent to 2 A Levels)

BTEC Level 3 Extended Diploma in Sport (equivalent to 3 A Levels)

Course content

BTEC level 3:

Fitness Training and Programming

Technical and Tactical Skills in Sport

Sports Nutrition

Outdoor Adventurous Activities

The Athletes lifestyle

Work Experience in  Sport

BTEC Level 3 Extended

Technical and Tactical Skills in Sport

Sports Nutrition

Outdoor Adventurous Activities

The Athletes Lifestyle

Work Experience in Sport

Organising Sports Events

Sports Injuries

Rules, Regulations and Officiating in Sport

Instructing Physical Activity and Exercise

Entry requirements

5 GCSEs Grade C and above (or the new Grades 4 - 9)

A GCSE grade C (Grade 4+) or better in Biology/Science and PE would be a distinct advantage

Assessment

The BTEC Subsidiary diploma is 100% coursework assessed and may include portfolio work - there are no exams. Projects are submitted for marking on a regular basis throughout the course.

Future opportunities

Upon completion you can opt to apply for employment in a wide range of sports-related roles, such as coaching and advisory positions in leisure centres and sports clubs. You can progress to higher level courses such as the Foundation Degree in Sport

How to apply

You can apply for this course through UCAS Progress. Add this course to your favourites so you can start making an application.

Last updated date: 17 October 2016
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Key information

  • Start date: Next September
  • Duration: 2 years

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