The course will be studied as a single award and is the equivalent to 1 A Level. The single award course requires the completion of 2 units in Year 1, and 3 units in Year 2, and involves the completion of both theory and practical work.
Unit 1: Body Systems & the effects of Physical Activity; explore the structure and function of the skeleton, the fundamentals of the energy systems and develop an understanding of how the human body works in sport
Unit 2: Sports Coaching & Activity Leadership; Develop coaching sessions through planning then delivering leadership activities.
Unit 3: Sport Organisation and Development; Understand sports development in practice.
The following units will be optional, only 2 from the list will be selected and we will aim to meet the needs of the learners on the course:
Unit 5: Performance Analysis in Sport & Exercise
Unit 8: Organisation of Sports Events
Unit 10: Biomechanics & Movement Analysis
Unit 12: Nutrition & Diet for Sport & Exercise
Unit 17: Sports Injury & Rehabilitation
Unit 19: Sport & Exercise Psychology
A passion for sport, Grade 4 at GCSE or Level 2 Pass at CNAT PE