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A Level Physical Education at Great Baddow High School

Course description

Why choose AS physical education?
- You enjoyed the theory at GCSE and want to learn even more about how you move or how you can improve your performance.
- You want to pursue a career in the sports industry.
- You have a love of history (how sport developed), biology or physics (how we move) or psychology and feel that this subject would complement your studies.

Entry requirements

Think about what sports you want to be marked on from the list attached. Get a head start – you might like to get qualified over the summer as a coach or official. Get a video made of you taking part in your sport, particularly if you take part in a summer sport.


Five hours a week, one practical lesson and four mainly theory lessons.

Unit 1
Exam paper. Short answered questions.
Unit 2
100% internal examination


How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Great Baddow High School directly.

Last updated date: 30 April 2015

Key information

  • Start date: Next September
  • Duration: 2 Years