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Level 3 in Sport

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Course CodeS5004
Academic Year1718
Dates25th September 2017 to 6th July 2018
Location NameSouth Wigston Campus
Mode Of ProvisionFull Time
IntroductionThis one year programme is equivalent to one A Level and is designed for those who want to gain a qualification that will enable them to pursue a career in many areas of the sports industry, or onto a BTEC Level 3 Diploma in Sport at the College.
Study OutlineThere are ten units to complete during the course, these include:

Principles of Anatomy and Physiology in Sport; The Physiology of Fitness; Assessing Risk in Sport; Fitness Testing for Sport and Exercise; Sports Coaching; Fitness Training and Programming; Practical Individual Sports.
Entry RequirementsAt least four GCSEs at Grade A to C, including Maths and English. Alternatively a Merit grade at Level 2 Diploma in Sport.
EquipmentYou will require a sports kit and trainers.
AttendanceOne year, full time.
AssessmentThis is a full-time programme which consists of ten continuously assessed units. In addition there will be opportunities to play for College sports teams. The course provides the opportunity to develop skills in leadership, teamwork and working with others through residential and other experiences.
ProgressionAfter successful completion you can continue your studies at the College to gain a BTEC Level 3 Extended Diploma in Sport or go into employment.
QualificationBTEC Level 3 90 Credit Diploma in Sport Level 3
Awarding BodyBTEC
LevelLevel 3
Availble Full-time?Y
Availble Part-time?N
Suitable for Higher Education?Y
Suitable for Individuals?Y
Suitable for Employers?N
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