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Sports Development, Coaching and Fitness Extended Diploma Level 3 at Moulton College

Course description

This course is suitable for those interested in developing their knowledge and understanding of the coaching and development aspects of sport. The course provides the opportunity to make a specialist study of basketball and to develop practical skills in this sport as well as studying broader areas such as fitness testing, working with different groups and coaching techniques. AS part of the Basketball Academy you will participate in specialist training and in strength and conditioning sessions in addition to your academic course.

Course content

This course is suitable for those interested in developing their knowledge and understanding of the coaching and development aspects of sport. The course provides the opportunity to make a specialist study of basketball and to develop practical skills in this sport as well as studying broader areas such as fitness testing, working with different groups and coaching techniques. AS part of the Basketball Academy you will participate in specialist training and in strength and conditioning sessions in addition to your academic course.

Entry requirements

4 GCSEs grades A*-C or Level 2 Diploma or Level 2 NVQ Work Based Diploma (for Level 3 courses)

Assessment

Vocational and professional qualifications are taught through college based theory and practical lessons with further learning and understanding developed via directed self-study. Assessment consists of internally set coursework and assignments, although some professional and vocational qualifications may require the achievement of externally set assessments.

Future opportunities

Students generally progress onto a higher level of Sports Studies course, move into a job with training (such as an apprenticeship) or move into full time employment.

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Moulton College directly.

Last updated date: 18 April 2016
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