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Physical Education A-Level at Hereford Cathedral School

Course description

A Level PE will appeal to those who have reached a good level in a range of sports and who wish to acquire a detailed appreciation of the background to such activities.

Course content

AS: practical + anatomy & physiology, acquiring movement skills and socio-cultural studies
A2: practical + exercise & sport physiology, sports psychology & sports history

Entry requirements

Students should ideally have gained a B grade in the sciences and have ideally but not essentially studied GCSE PE and obtained a B grade or higher. They should be participating in sport on a weekly basis at a good level.

Future opportunities

Careers in sport, leisure management, physiotherapy, the Forces, sports journalism/media, biomechanics, sports rehabilitation, sports technology development or teaching physical education. The multi-disciplinary nature of the course is compatible with a wide range of career choices and is a well-recognised and respected course.

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Hereford Cathedral School directly.

Last updated date: 06 July 2015

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