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A Level Physical Education at Chiltern Hills Academy

Course description

Year 1 AS Level

Written examination (60% of the marks)

Anatomy and physiology

Acquiring movement skills

Socio-cultural studies

Practical and oral coursework (40% of the marks)

Year 2 A2 Level: Written examination (70% of the marks) - candidates study three from the following options:

Historical studies

Comparative studies

Sports psychology

Biomechanics

Exercise and sport physiology

Practical and oral coursework (30% of the marks)

Entry requirements

It is not essential to have studied GCSE PE before taking A Level PE but it gives you a head start. A good understanding of body sciences would also help.

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Chiltern Hills Academy directly.

Last updated date: 27 August 2014

Key information

  • Start date: Next September
  • Duration: 2 years

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