Level 3 Extended Diploma in Sport Science
Equivalent to 3 A Levels, the programme is a blend of academic skills and opportunities for you to acquire a number of practical and technical skills. There are a range of exciting units that will stretch and challenge you to expand your theoretical knowledge.
We implement a variety of assessment methods to show your progression which include practical observed assessments, assignments, producing eBooks, audio recordings and group and individual presentations.
The programme includes exciting opportunities to learn with technology and applications to prepare you for your progression choices. You will learn in different learning environments including the Kingsway Fitness Suite, Sports Studio, The Pods, Confidence Course and Multi Use Games Area.
Units you may study include:
-Principles of anatomy and physiology
-Fitness training and programming
-Preparing for a career in sport and physical activity
-Exercise, health and lifestyle
-Instructing physical activity and exercise
-Practical team sports
-Volunteer experience throughout studies with the local community
-Analysis for sports performance
-Leadership in sport
-Work experience in sport
-Strength and conditioning
-Psychology for sports performance
-Sport and exercise massage
-Laboratory and field based experiment methods
-Physiology of fitness
PROGRESSION TO EMPLOYMENT OR HIGHER EDUCATION
100% ASSESSMENT – COURSEWORK & PRACTICAL COMPETENCE BASED ASSESSMENTS