Sport Level 3

Start Date
01/08/2020
Level
Course Course
HFNSP1
Area
Sport
Campus
Hillsborough Campus

About this Course

This is an academic sports course providing a pathway to a range of sport-based degrees at university. Students will study a variety of units such as anatomy and physiology, fitness testing, skill acquisition, sports coaching and leadership. The course comprises both classroom and practical, sport-based learning and features various assessment methods that will prepare you for further academic study.

Key Units

The course comprises of 14 units:

  • Anatomy and Physiology
  • Fitness Training and Programming for Health, Sport and Well-being
  • Professional Development in the Sports Industry
  • Sports Leadership
  • Application of Fitness Testing
  • Practical Sports Performance
  • Coaching for Performance
  • Research Methods in Sport
  • Development and Provision of Sport and Physical Activity
  • Investigating Business in the Sport and Active Leisure Industry
  • Skill Acquisition in Sport
  • Principles and Practices of Outdoor Adventurous Activities
  • Sports Injury Management
  • Work Experience in Active Leisure

Entry Requirements

5 GCSE's grade 4/C or above (or equivalent), including English Language and Maths

Assessment


Where does this Lead

Successful completion of this study programme will equip students with the knowledge and skills to progress on to a range of Bsc (Hons) degrees in Sport, including the college's foundation degrees:

Future Opportunities

Career opportunities related to this study programme include areas such as:

  • PE Teaching
  • Sports Coaching and Leadership
  • Sports Management
  • Sports Development

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Extra Costs

  • Additional qualifications/activities (e.g. NCS, Duke of Edinburgh)
  • DBS check 
  • Course polo-shirt
The approximate cost of the above items/activities is £150.

Students in financial hardship may be eligible to apply to the Student Support Fund for support with course related expenses.

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