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 coursework.

Compulsory units:
• Anatomy and Physiology
• Professional Development in the Sports Industry
• Fitness Training and Programming
• Sports Leadership
• Practical Sports Performance
• Coaching for Performance
• Research Methods in Sports
• Development and Provision of Sport and Physical Activity
• 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