Sport and Exercise Sciences Extended Diploma Level 3

Sport and Exercise Sciences Extended Diploma Level 3

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Sport and Exercise Science Extended Diploma Level 3

Sport and Exercise Sciences Extended Diploma Level 3

This course is centred around you developing practical skills needed for a scientific or medical career in sport.

It will focus on applied sport science, testing and research skills, in order for you to successfully progress on to university for further study.

Duration 2 years
Study mode Full time
Start date 09/09/2019
Campus Park Lane Campus
Course code 74913-01

What You Learn/Units

Course themes:

• Functional Anatomy

• Applied sports and exercise psychology

• Applied research methods in sport and exercise science

• Coaching for performance and fitness

• Specialised fitness training

• Physical activity for individual and group-based exercise

How You Will Be Assessed

All new NQF BTEC qualifications are a mixture of internal and external assessment, including exams. In year one there will be one exam and one controlled assessment and in year two there is two controlled assessments.

The internal units will be assessed across a range of methods including leading coaching sessions, administering treatments, presentations, reports and video submission. The methods selected are designed to develop the range of skills needed for you to progress onto university. 

Where is the course delivered (facilities / classrooms)

Park Lane Campus.

Entry Requirements

English and maths at Grade 4 or above and 3 other grades including Science at either C or above /4 or above, depending on grading used.

Level 2 Diploma at Merit grade with English and maths at minimum grade C.

All applicants must have a genuine interest in working in sport, be prepared to participate in physical activities, work in a team, overcome personal challenges and have an enthusiastic approach to learning. Applicants must be willing to work flexibly in order to meet their work experience requirements.

What’s Next

After successfully completing this course, you will be able to progress onto a degree in your chosen area or acquire a higher level apprenticeship with a business.

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