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|Introduction||This one year course 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 Outline||There are seven units to complete during the course, these are: |
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 Requirements||At least five GCSEs at Grade A to C, one of which must be Maths, English, Science, or Physical Education. BTEC Level 2 Diploma in Sport and one GCSE from Maths, English or PE at Grade C.|
|Equipment||You will require a sports kit and trainers.|
|Attendance||One year, full time.|
|Assessment||This is a full-time coursewhich consists of seven 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.|
|Progression||After successful completion you can continue your studies at the College to gain a BTEC Level 3 Diploma in Sport or go into employment.|
|Suitable for Higher Education?||N|
|Suitable for Individuals?||Y|
|Suitable for Employers?||N|