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Sport & Exercise Science BTEC at The Brakenhale Academy

Course description

BTEC Level 3 National in Sport and Exercise Sciences is a vocational or work related qualification. You will have the opportunity to gain specific knowledge, understanding and skills that are relevant to your chosen area of work.
What will I study?
The qualification is structured into mandatory units (ones that you must do) and optional units.
The mandatory units are Anatomy for Sport and Exercise, Sport and Exercise Physiology and Sport and Exercise Psychology.
Some of the optional units we may run are; Fitness Testing for Sport and Exercise, Sports Injuries, Sports Coaching, Sport and Exercise Massage, Analysis of Sports Performance and Sports Nutrition.
How will I be Assessed?
Your tutor will set assignments throughout your course for you to complete. These may take a number of different forms; Presentations, Booklets, Practical Performances and Video Evidence are just a few of the ways in which you may be asked to present your work.
What does it lead to?
Further education, roles in sport.

Entry requirements

Minimum Merit at BTEC Level 2 Sport or equivalent.

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact The Brakenhale Academy directly.

Last updated date: 02 April 2015

Key information

  • Start date: Next September
  • Duration: 1 - 2 years