BTEC Sports Science
Why study Sport and Exercise Science?
The course aims to: develop your interest in and enthusiasm for PE, including developing an interest in further study and careers in PE; enable you to appreciate how sport influences the many different facets of today’s world develop essential knowledge and understanding of different areas of PE and how they relate to each other.
What will I Study?
Unit 1: Sport and Exercise Physiology
Unit 2: Functional Anatomy
Unit 3: Applied Sport and Exercise Psychology
Unit 4: Field and Laboratory – based Fitness Testing
Unit 5: Applied Research Methods in Sport and Exercise Science
Unit 6: Coaching for Performance and Fitness
Unit 7: Biomechanics in Sport and Fitness
Unit 12: Sociocultural Issues in Sport and Exercise
Raines Basketball Academy
4 Hours+ Training Per Week during School and After School.
Entered into England Basketball College tournaments + London Youth Games borough Teams and Tower Hamlets National League Team
How will I study?
We will use a variety of learning methods including discussions, presentations, individual course work and practical (coaching). Research will be carried out using books and ICT. This courses will be assessed by 3 external exams and internal coursework.
What do I need to start the course?
A* - C in GCSE PE or Merit in BTEC PE. GCSE grades at A–C in English and Science are strongly recommended.
Where could it lead?
Level 3 BTEC PE is an ideal foundation to continue your study of Sports Science at degree level. In addition, a BTEC PE can prepare you for other related courses including physiology, physiotherapy, PE teaching courses and sports science. These in turn can lead to a wide range of career options.