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Sport Level 3 Extended Certificate at Manshead CE Academy

Course description

The BTEC Sport course is based on the interaction between the theory and practice of Physical Education. The majority of the course involves applying the varied theoretical aspects to the performer and performance. There is no practical assessment and is mainly coursework based with one exam. This course is more suited to those with an interest in sport without the practical element.

Course content

Year 12:
 Anatomy and Physiology
 Fitness Training and Programming for
Health, Sport and Well Being Professional
Year 13:
 Development in the Sports Industry
 Practical Sports Performance

Entry requirements

Grade 3 or higher in PE or Level 2 Pass in Sport BTEC. If students did not study PE, they require a Grade D or higher in GCSE Science.

Future opportunities

The course provides an excellent foundation for candidates intending to pursue further education or careers in sports marketing, sports psychology, sports science and medicine, sports journalism, sports training, officiating, coaching and education.

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Manshead CE Academy directly.

Last updated date: 01 December 2017
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Key information

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