Physical Education

Entry Requirements:

GCSE Grade B

Why should I take this course?

This course is suitable if you wish to study sport further at university

Course structure:

To acquire, develop and evaluate practical skills in Physical Education.

Units of study include Anatomy and Physiology, Exercise Physiology, Biomechanics, Skill

Acquisition, Sports Psychology, Sport and Society, Contemporary Issues in Physical Activity and Sport, Performance or Coaching, Evaluation and Analysis of Performance for improvement.

How will I be assessed?

70% Theory (written exam)

30% Practical (Sport 20% and Oral Response 10%)

What careers might this course lead to?

PE teacher / sports scientist / sports coaching / sports management /

physiotherapist / leisure industry.