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Sport BTEC Level 3 Subsidiary Diploma at Blessed Hugh Faringdon Catholic School and Sixth Form Centre

Course description

A BTEC National Subsidiary Diploma is a theory, (with some practical) workrelated course. You learn by completing projects and assignments that are based on realistic workplace situations, activities and demands. You must have an interest in all aspects of sport not just the practical side of the subject. You will learn the principles of anatomy and physiology in sport and how it applies to fitness. In addition you will learn to assess risks in sport and develop your knowledge of fitness testing, training and instructing in sport and physical activities. Finally you will also gain a better understanding of exercise, health and lifestyle.


All units are 100% coursework. Units are assessed and graded, an overall grade for the qualification is awarded with either a pass, merit, distinction or distinction *.

Future opportunities

On completion of the course students can aspire to the next level in BTEC to Sport Diploma. The qualification is the equivalent to one A’ Level and can also be used in addition with other subjects to assist in higher education, further sports training, coaching qualifications or work based placements in the sporting field.

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Blessed Hugh Faringdon Catholic School and Sixth Form Centre directly.

Last updated date: 09 November 2016

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