Course: Sport Level 2

Study Level


Level 2

Course Code


601/3038/6

Location


Great Yarmouth Campus

Duration


1 Year

FT / PT


Full-time

Do you want to develop the knowledge and skills required to help people lead a healthier lifestyle through sport and physical activity? Are you considering a career in coaching, teaching, fitness instruction or other practical sporting roles? Our courses combine academic studies with developing your sport and exercise skills, including leadership, organisation and communication. You will study a variety of practical, theoretical and applied sport and fitness topics, in our onsite classroom, fitness suite and sports hall facilities.

This programme includes a variety of modules including:

• Anatomy and physiology for exercise
• Psychology for Sports Performance
• Practical Sport and Planning and Leading Sport Activities
• Nutrition for Sports Performance
• Sports coaching
• Physical fitness and injuries in sport

You can access a range of work experience opportunities whilst studying with us, and we work with a number of stakeholders to provide you with valuable experiences in coaching, leading sports activities and fitness instructing. This includes links with local schools to develop your experience of coaching pupils and to organise a number of sporting events for schools.

You will also benefit from regular free access to our own onsite sports facilities, including our own fitness suite and sports hall, to help you to put knowledge into practice. There are multiple chances to volunteer at local sporting events, and a series of masterclasses, trips and visits from guest speakers to help guide you towards your career in sport.

Requirements

You will need to achieved at least four GCSEs at grade 3 or above.

Assessment

Assessment will be through the successful completion of a portfolio of evidence. Evidence will be generated through:

  • Practical assessments
  • Demonstrations
  • Group assessments
  • Self-reflection
  • Written assessments

Progression

You can progress on to Sport and Physical Activity Level 3.

 

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