Entry requirements

Please see our Entry Requirements page for general entry requirement guidance. Students must have a grade 4 or above in both English and Maths, and a strong grade in Science is preferred. 


One and two year courses.

What will I study?

The Level 3 Extended Diploma is made up of a range of compulsory units, which include:

E = external assessment

What could it lead to?

The majority of students progress on to higher education courses relating to sport and exercise sciences, sports therapy, physiotherapy, sports psychology, and PE teaching; although there have also been examples of students progressing on to non-traditional options including law. Employment progression has included fitness instructing, personal training and coaching.

Need some help?

If you have any further questions about this course, or would like us to help you with your application, please contact the Schools Liaison team on 01904 770239 or email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

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