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Physical Education AS/A2 Level at Deyes High School

Course description

A stimulating and informative course that will capture your imagination and help you to improve as a performer, coach or official.

An opportunity to develop a wide range of up to date knowledge across the subject area. Leadership as a coach or official in your main sporting area.

The opportunity to take part in a wide range of practical activities. The potential to represent Deyes High School in national and regional competitions.

Course content

Fun and exciting lessons that will enlighten the senses and challenge your body and mind. Deyes PE department will give you the opportunity to further develop and improve your sporting ability and leadership within your main sport.

You will learn all about current issues in the world of sport, how psychology impacts on sport and how performance can be enhance through training and nutrition.

Entry requirements

Grade B in Science and PE, with Grade C in English and Maths,


You will experience a variety of sports but you will be assessed in just one practical area. This enables you to focus on your main sport to try and enhance your performance. You will also be assessed on coaching or officiating. A portfolio will have to be produced on improving performance.

Future opportunities

PE can lead you into the coaching or teaching area. Physiotherapy and sports therapy are popular with PE students, in the past we have had students have become sports analysts.

The field of nutrition and sports psychology is proving more popular as are managerial jobs in the leisure industry. Anything to do with technology in sport, personal trainers and professional sports stars.

How to apply

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

Last updated date: 01 June 2015

Key information

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