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Sport BTEC Level 3 Extended Diploma at St Michael's Catholic College

Course description

A BTEC Level 3 Extended Diploma in Sport is a practical work-related course. Students will learn by completing projects and assignments that are based on realistic workplace situations, activities and demands. The course will introduce students to their chosen career and provides a good basis to progress onto a more advanced qualification. The course is 100% coursework assessed. Finally, for most of the units their will be a work related link (WRL’s) trip or course that students are involved with to further their knowledge and understanding, but also increase their sport related qualifications for when they start full-time employment.

Course content

Unit 1 Principles of Anatomy and Physiology
Unit 2 The Physiology of Fitness
Unit 3 Assessing Risk in Sport
Unit 4 Fitness Training and Programming
Unit 5 Sports Coaching
Unit 6 Sports Development
Unit 7 Fitness Testing for Sports and Exercise
Unit 8 Practical Team Sports
Unit 9 Practical Individual Sports
Unit 11 Sports Nutrition
Unit 12 Current Issues in Sport
Unit 14 Exercise, Health and Lifestyle
Unit 17 Psychology for Sports Performance
Unit 18 Sports Injuries
Unit 19 Analysis of Sports Performance
Unit 21 Sport and Exercise Massage
Unit 22 Rules, Regulations and Officiating in Sport
Unit 23 Organising Sports Events
Unit 26 Work experience in Sport

Our aim is to ensure our pupils enjoy studying PE at St Michael’s and achieve their potential at all key stages.

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact St Michael's Catholic College directly.

Last updated date: 21 December 2016
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