This course examines the world of sport through theory into practice.
During your studies you will examine a range of areas including physiological and psychological factors that affect performance, sport and society, skills acquisitions, applied anatomy and technology and its role in sport.
Studying AS in the first year and progressing to the full A Level in the second is a great way to study A Levels.
How to apply for this course
You can now apply for an A Level Programme starting in September 2021.
You will select your individual subjects when you complete the application.
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Start: 6th September 2021
AS Level (1 year)
Course code: C000450 / Q002473
AS Level Physical Education
1 year with the option to progress to the full A Level the following year provided you achieve a Grade D in two or more of your subjects.
1 year AS Level Programme:
1 year Intensive A Level Programme:
Applicants with predicted GCSE grades 1 or 2 points below the entry requirement for an A Level:
If your predicted grades do not meet the entry requirements for either 1 or 2 of your chosen A Level subject choices, don’t worry we will still make you a conditional offer. We advise that you think about a second choice of course as a back-up plan. You can meet with us for a supportive, friendly and impartial discussion to look at other courses that Nottingham College has to offer. For more information contact High Pavement Sixth Form admissions by telephone on 0115 9100 100 or email at firstname.lastname@example.org
Applicants who choose 4 subjects but only have the entry requirements to study 3:
If your predicted grades do not meet the entry requirements to study 4 A Level subjects, don’t worry we will still make you a conditional offer for all 4. At your ‘Get Ready for College’ day you will undertake tasters in your subjects and at this point you can discuss your options with subject staff at the event, to help you finalise your subject choices. Final A Level choices however will be made at enrolment in August when your GCSE results are confirmed.
You will be assessed by examinations and practical assessments.
If you achieve at least a Grade D in two or more of your subjects, you will progress to the full A Level.
You could progress to a related HE course such as medicine, physiotherapy or teaching.
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