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Extended Diploma in Sport & Exercise Science Course - Year 2

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Course CodeS0245
Academic Year1819
Dates10th September 2018 to 28th June 2019
Location NameNuneaton Campus
Mode Of ProvisionFull Time
IntroductionThis two year course is designed for those who want to gain a qualification that will enable them to pursue a career in many areas of Sport or onto higher level qualifications. The course has a particular emphasis on Sports Therapy, Exercise Physiology, Sports Psychology and academic research. It is equivalent to three A Levels.
Study OutlineThis Level 3 Extended Diploma course comprises of 18 units. Of these 18 units, you will complete 9 in the first year and 9 in the second year. The first year units are:

Anatomy for Sport and Exercise; Sport and Exercise Physiology; Sport and Exercise Psychology; Research Methods for Sport and Exercise Sciences; Fitness Testing for Sport and Exercise; Fitness Training and Programming; Applied Sport and Exercise Psychology; Practical Individual Sports and Sports Coaching

Entry RequirementsFive GCSEs at Grade C or above which must include Maths, English, Double Science and P.E
EquipmentSuitable, smart and relevant sports kit
AttendanceTwo years, full-time
AssessmentThe course consists of 18 continuously assessed units. In addition there will be opportunities to play for College sports teams. The course also provides the opportunity to develop skills in leadership, teamwork and working with others through residential and other experiences
ProgressionAfter successful completion you may go on study at a higher level on the HND in Sport course at North Warwickshire & Hinckley College. Alternatively you could take a Degree in the relevant field or you can aim to get employment in the industry
Awarding BodyEDEXCEL
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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