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The Sport and Exercise Science sector is at the forefront of the connection between physical activity and health, making it a pivotal field with diverse career opportunities.
This course is tailored for individuals aspiring to thrive in the sports industry, preparing you for a university-level pathway in sport or nurturing your passion for sport and exercise sciences.
The course can lead to potential career destinations such as:
Our program not only equips you with specialised knowledge in sport and exercise science but also transferable skills sought after by higher education institutions and employers.
Over two years, equivalent to three A Levels, you'll explore 13 comprehensive elements, providing a robust foundation for your academic and sporting aspirations.
You will cover areas such as:
You will learn in a dynamic environment that integrates realistic vocational situations and activities, ensuring a holistic understanding of Sport and Exercise Sciences, and engage in practical components such as:
You'll have the exclusive opportunity to join one of our eight specialised sport academies, offering up to 4.5 hours of professional training each week, access to competitions, and personalised training and development programs.
Over the two years, you will undertake four externally assessed units:
Internally assessed components encompass a comprehensive range of units, including:
Assessment methods vary, incorporating project work, essays, report writing, practical delivery, and presentations to ensure a well-rounded evaluation of your skills and knowledge.
Our dedicated Academy for Sport boasts over 25 experienced sport delivery staff, including teachers, coaches, and learning facilitators.
Each member specialises in areas such as:
Their industry expertise ensures a dynamic and engaging learning experience.
This course is free to those aged under 19 years old.
Most people aged 19 years and over can qualify for free course fees and there are grants and bursaries you can apply for to help cover the costs of coming to college, depending on your circumstances.
For one to one advice, contact our friendly team who will assess your individual circumstances and give you the right information. You can contact them on 0191 490 2246, [email protected] or via Live Chat. Or pop along to one of our Enrolment Events.
Completing our course opens doors to further education, with the potential to earn between 48 and 168 UCAS points, depending on your grades.
The skills gained during your studies align with the demands of both higher education and employers, making you an attractive candidate for a range of careers.
Our alumni have successfully secured places in renowned institutions, including:
Notable alumni include:
Whatever support you need, we’re here for you and will make sure you get the
most out of your time at college.
have expert teams in place to look after every single one of our
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