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Physical Education AS and A2 Level at Cheltenham Bournside School and Sixth Form Centre

Course description

In studying Physical Education you will gain an understanding of anatomy and
physiology, acquisition of skill and socio cultural issues. You will also develop your
practical skills and your practical analysis skills


Course content

Year 12 Overview: Unit G451: An Introduction to Physical Education:
Section A: Anatomy & Physiology
Section B: Acquiring Movement Skills
Section C: Sociocultural studies relating to participation in physical education
Unit G452: Acquiring, developing and applying practical skills in Physical Education “Active, healthy, balanced life style” will underpin everything in the syllabus
Year 13 Overview
Unit G453: Principles and concepts across different areas of Physical Education:
Section A: Socio–Cultural Options (Historical Studies; Comparative Studies)
Section B: Scientific Options (Sport Psychology; Biomechanics; Exercise & Sport Physiology)
Unit G454: Improvement of effective performance and the critical evaluation of
practical activities in Physical Education.


AS: written examination and practical examinations.

A Level: Written examination and practical examination.

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Cheltenham Bournside School and Sixth Form Centre directly.

Last updated date: 05 August 2016
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