Level 3 Extended Diploma in Sport and Exercise Science

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Course Specifics

Level 3
16-18 School Leavers
2 years
Interview Required:
Age 16-18 Cost:
No cost
Age 19 or Over:
Funding Assisted:
Yes - If it's your first full Level 3 and you're aged 19-23 your course is funded otherwise Advanced learner loans are available
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Course overview

Key modules on this course include:

  • Anatomy for Sport and Exercise
  • Physiology for Sport and Exercise
  • Psychology for Sport and Exercise science
  • Sports Massage
  • Practical Individual Sport

Who is this course for?

This course is more theory based compared to the other BTEC Extended Diploma in Sport courses we offer and is ideal for you if you do well in sciences.

Entry qualifications

You will need 5 GCSEs at grade C/4 or above including English language, maths and science or a relevant Level 2 qualification.

What other experience will I gain?

In addition to your core studies, you'll also have the opportunity to gain a Level 2 Award in Community Sports Leaders and Volunteering and a Level 2 Award in the Treatment and Management of Injuries in Sport.

Where will this lead?

This course can lead to employment in a variety of Sport and Exercise fields. Alternatively you can progress to a University Level course such as the Foundation Degree in Health Related Exercise and Fitness or HND in Sports Coaching.

What are my career options?
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