The study of anatomy and physiology throughout the course is deep and thought provoking and will allow students to apply scientific reasoning to why the body reacts to exercise in certain ways. Furthermore the sports coaching unit will allow students to build up a portfolio of coaching that will allow them to improve, not only as a sports coach, but as well-rounded individual.
Minimum GCSE grade 4 or equivalent in English language, Mathematics and Science as well as a grade 6 in PE.
Students who study Sport progress to a range of destinations.
These can include degree studies in Sport, Coaching and Sports Science.
The course would allow progression to many careers such as:
- Fitness and Leisure
- Personal Training
OCR Cambridge Technical Level 3 Extended Certificate in Sport.
The weighting of assessment is 58% internal assessment and 42% external assessment.
The internal coursework assignments are set and marked by your teacher and then externally moderated. You will complete a series of practical tasks set in a work-related scenario.
The external assessment is two written examination papers which are set and marked by the exam board.
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