Sports Science - Level 2 Diploma

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Start Date: 04 September 2023
Attendance: Full Time
Suitable for: School Leavers
Duration: 1 Year
Level: Level 2
Location: Centre for Applied Sciences, Angel

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ABOUT THE COURSE

This course provides an ideal introduction to sports science for those considering studying sport or exercise at a higher level, and is a great first step to a career in the growing sports and leisure industry. You will be taught in our state-of-the-art sports science laboratory, gym (designed specifically for sports science classes), sports hall and outdoor pitch.

WHAT WILL I STUDY?

Topics covered can include: Anatomy Sports psychology Nutrition Fitness testing Practical sport Sports Injuries Sports Coaching

WHAT WILL I NEED?

You will need: Four GCSEs at grade 3 or above, including English Language, Maths and Science/PE or a Level 1 Diploma in Science, with Functional Skills in Maths and English at Level 1 All applicants must have an interview and assessment to confirm that the course is suitable for them.

HOW WILL I BE ASSESSED?

Assessment is continuous throughout the year through completing written assignments and projects as well as and performing practical work that is assessed internally within the college. There will also be some written examinations, assessed externally via Pearson, the BTEC awarding body.

WHAT WILL IT COST?

School Leavers

If you will be aged 16, 17 or 18 on 31 August in the year you begin your course, and have been resident in the UK/EU/EEA for the past 3 years, it will be free. Some courses will have other costs associated, such as for materials and trips. Many of our students are eligible for financial support when studying at college – please click here for more information.

WHAT CAN I DO AFTER?

On completion of this course, progression to our two-year Sports Science Level 3 Extended Diploma will provide you with a broader knowledge of the industry.

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Centre for Business, Arts
and Technology
444 Camden Road
N7 0SP
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Sixth Form College
Angel
283-309 Goswell Road
EC1V 7LA
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Centre for Lifelong Learning
28-42 Blackstock Road
Finsbury Park
N4 2DG
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Centre for Applied Sciences
Angel
311-321 Goswell Road
EC1V 7DD
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