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Two year course.
What will I study?
- Factors affecting participation in physical activity and sport
- Applied anatomy and physiology
- Exercise physiology
- Biomechanical movement
- Sport and society and the role of technology in physical activity and sport
This qualification may require you to work with children or vulnerable adults. If you choose to coach in your chosen activity you may need to complete a successful Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) check prior to starting the course.
Good course combinations
This course combines well with most other A Levels.
What could it lead to?
Opportunities to study Sport Studies, Sport Science, Physiotherapy, Sports Therapy, Recreation and Leisure Studies and Sports Management are becoming more available in higher education. Career opportunities in the wide area of leisure, recreation and tourism are growing. Sports-related qualifications help those wishing to work with people, eg teaching, the police and the armed services.
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