Sport Extended Diploma

This course provides an exciting opportunity for all
students who have a passion for Sport. You will follow
a vocationally specific qualification which will develop
a range of personal skills and knowledge that will be
essential for successful performance in working life. You
will study a range of topic areas which will require you to
participate practically as well as research and produce
written responses to work related assignment briefs. Your
programme of study will be a combination of exams and

Compulsory units:

• Anatomy and Physiology
• Professional Development in the Sports Industry
• Fitness Training and Programming
• Sports Leadership
• Practical Sports Performance
• Coaching for Performace
• Research Methods in Sports
• Development and Provision of Sport and Physical
• Investigation Business in Sport and the Active
Leisure Industry
• Skill Acquisition in Sport

Specialist Units include:

• Application of Fitness Testing
• Sports Injury Management
• Sport Event Organisation
• Rules, Regulations and Officiating in Sport