Physical Education AS A2 at The Rushden Community College
Unit 1 - The social basis of sport and recreation. Unit 2 - Enhancing performance. In this unit students are required to participate in a minimum of 3 activities, one from each of the team, racquet and individual categories. Unit 3 - Exercise and training. Unit 4 - Global trends in international sport. Unit 5 - Refining performance. Unit 6 - Scientific principles of exercise and performance. Each student will be examined in two practical activities which will be carried forward into Unit 5 for A2.
5 GCSE grades C or above. Students also need to have a good level of practical ability in team games, racquet games and individual activities. AS one year, A2 two years.
AS: 2 modules - Unit 1 - written paper, Unit 2 - coursework
A2: 2 modules - Unit 3 - written paper, Unit 4 - Coursework
All students are expected to undertake CSLA along with coaching and officiating awards during Wednesday afternoon sessions, and take a lead role in the College sporting activities.
How to apply
If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact The Rushden Community College directly.