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Sport (Development, Coaching and Fitness) 90 Credit/Extended Diploma BTEC Level 3 at York College

Course description

Over the course of the programme students will study a total of 15 units which include:

Anatomy and Physiology

Fitness Testing and Programming

Development and Provision of Sport and Physical Activity

Coaching for Performance

Practical Sports Performance

Professional Development in the Sports Industry

Sports Psychology

Entry requirements

A minimum of 5 GCSEs at grade C or above including English Language (grade 4) or any Level 2 Diploma in a relevant subject at Merit grade including either English Language GCSE at a grade C (grade 4) or above, subject to satisfactory references. If you do not have English and Maths GCSE at grade C (grade 4) or above you will be expected to complete this qualification alongside your Sport programme. 

Future opportunities

Students can progress into higher education or into employment. The course is particularly relevant to sports coaching, sports development, teaching and the fitness industry. However, it can be used as a stepping stone to other training or employment.

How to apply

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

Last updated date: 19 October 2016
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