Sports Development at St Birinus School
Unit 1 explores the foundations of anatomy and physiology.Unit 2 covers ways in which a sports leader can plan and carry out a sporting activity safely under supervision of a more experienced person.Unit 3 explores the fitness requirements of different sporting activities. Students will also be required to plan and evaluate a fitness training programme.Unit 4 - This chapter will assist those starting on the coaching ladder to learn the rules and responsibilities, the qualities and characteristics of sports coaches.Unit 5 explores ways to improve your performance in sport and your knowledge of the rules and regulations, as well as the ways in which you can measure and assess performance.Unit 6 explores the sports industry in the UK today, how contemporary issues affect sport and how the development of sport has influenced how it is organised. Internal assessment.
If you achieve at least 5 C grades or above or the equivalent youcould consider Advanced Level courses.
However, for the majority of Level 3 subjects B grades at GCSEare required. Specific grade requrements for subjects are available from staff and will be discussed at interview .
How to apply
If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact St Birinus School directly.
Last updated date: 09 June 2014