The OCR Cambridge Technical in Sport / Introductory Diploma in Sport is a Level 3 course that offers students an opportunity to study sports in a vocational aspect, studying four units of work in the first year and then a further three units in the second year.
This course is suitable for students that have a keen interest in the area of physical activity and sport but do not necessarily want to be assessed in their ability to play sport.
The units of work that students will cover are:
Year 1: Principles of Anatomy and Physiology in Sport
Current Issues in Sport
The Physiology of Fitness
Year 2: Practical Sport
Outdoor Adventurous Activities **
Sport as a Business
* in year 13 students will undertake a short course in canoeing and kayaking at Leicester Outdoor Pursuits Centre
6 grade 5s (or equivalent), including at least a grade 5 in English Language or Literature.
Students must have a minimum of a good pass grade in the relevant subject (if taken) at level 2.