Why should I take this course?

GCSE PE is a combined practical and theoretical learning experience. The current ratio is 40% practical and 60% theory.

In selecting GCSE PE it is essential that you:

• are committed to PE and Sport

• always bring your kit

• have a good idea what is expected of you as there will be written requirements

• have an interest in Sport/PE outside of school, either playing, watching or a possible career

• have an interest in health and fitness

What careers might this course lead to?

This qualification would allow you to gain the knowledge and understanding to take up the following sporting careers: Fitness instructor, PE Teacher, Sport psychologist, Sport Nutritionist. Alternatively, you could progress on to A ‘Level PE.