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PE

Subject: PE
Contact: Mr C Clubb

Overview

The BTEC Sport Extended Certificate provides students with the opportunity to further develop their prior knowledge of sport at Key Stage 4.  The course requires detailed research and study in various modules, including Psychology of Sport, Anatomy and Physiology, and Professional Development in the Sports Industry.  Learners will benefit from opportunities for deep learning where they are able to make connections among the units of work and select areas of interest for detailed study.

Curriculum content

 

Term 1

Term 2

Term 3

Year 12

Anatomy and Physiology and Sports Psychology.

Anatomy and Physiology and Sports Psychology.

Anatomy and Physiology and Sports Psychology.

Year 13

Fitness Training and Programming for Health, Sport and Well-Being

Professional Development in the Sports Industry.

Professional Development in the Sports Industry.

Assessment components

Unit

Assessment Type

Anatomy and Physiology

Structure of Skeleton, Function of Skeleton, Joints, Skeletal Response to Exercise, Type and Function of Muscles, Respiratory System, Cardiovascular System, Energy Systems

  • Written exam set and marked by Pearson
  • 1.5 hours
  • 90 marks

Fitness Training and Programming for Health, Sport and Well- Being

Effects of Lifestyle choices, Principles of Fitness and Theory, Screening and Questionnaire, Developing Fitness Programmes

  • Task set by Pearson and completed under supervision.
  • Learners provided with a case study two weeks before a supervised assessment period in order to research.
  • Written Submission.
  • 60 marks.

Professional Development in the Sports Industry

Written coursework

60 Guided learning hours

Sport Psychology

Written Coursework

60 guided learning hours

Enrichment opportunities:

Extra- Curricular Activities and Clubs

Work Placement within the PE Department

Links with Universities

Collaborative work with coaches and sports leaders

Useful websites to support learning: