Equivalent to 3 A-Levels.
Exam Board: Edexcel/Pearson
You will need a minimum of grade 4’s in English and Maths and a GCSE grade C in Physical Education or Distinction* – Pass in BTEC Level 2 Award in Sport.
What will I study?
A detailed and varied insight into the sports industry. The course will give you a broad overview of the different aspects of Sport. Students will study 4 core units and 3 additional units.
3 additional units will be selected to suit the students on the course and the expertise of the staff, these may be any 3 from the following:
How will I be assessed?
You will be assessed through controlled coursework assignments, with one additional external exam.
What could I do next?
Possible careers could include PE Teaching, Personal Trainer, Sports Coaching, Physiotherapist, Sports Umpiring, Sports Psychologist, Sports Analyst, Sport Scientist, Sports Journalist, Working with a National Governing Body, Leisure Site Manager, Sports Leadership Co-ordinator.
Information about careers in Sport, Leisure and Tourism can be found on the National Careers Service website.
Additional Optional Qualifications
You can choose to study Level 1 and 2 FA Coaching Award and the Active IQ Fitness Award. We also offer Maths and English GCSE re-sits and qualification resit support.
Where can I get more information from? Mr Dennis, Curriculum Leader, Performance. Edexcel