BTEC Level 3 Extended Certificate in Applied Sport

Duration: 2 years
Course Level: Level 3
Assessment: Internally assessed
assignments/practical & externally assessed tasks
Entry Requirements: Standard A Level entry requirements apply. You will also ideally have an interest in human biology, sport and/ or physical exercise.

Applied Sport is a balanced course with varying assessments. It promotes deeper theoretical understanding of the components that affect the body in sport. Students will have practical sessions to experiment with industry standard equipment to explore and understand theory in practice. This course is particularly suitable for students who enjoy studying the science of sport and regularly participate in some form of sport or training.

Your Course

You will study a variety of areas, including:

  • Anatomy & Physiology
  • Fitness Testing & Programming for Health, Sport & Wellbeing
  • Professional Development in the Sports Industry

You will also study one of the following units:

  • Sports Leadership
  • Application of Fitness Testing
  • Sports Psychology
  • Practical Sports Performance

Your Future

Applied Sport is a suitable entry requirement for most Higher Education courses at Diploma or Degree Level. It is particularly helpful if you are considering a career with a sports bias, for example BSc in Sports Science, PE Teaching or Sports Therapy. This course would also allow progression onto Higher Education at Selby College, studying BSc (Hons) Sports Coaching and Exercise Science.

Entry Requirements

Standard A Level entry requirements apply. You will also ideally have an interest in human biology, sport and/ or physical exercise.

 

 

Duration: 2 years
Course Level: Level 3
Assessment: Internally assessed
assignments/practical & externally assessed tasks
Entry Requirements: Standard A Level entry requirements apply. You will also ideally have an interest in human biology, sport and/ or physical exercise.

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