You will study:
Physical Factors Affecting Performance - Applied anatomy and physiology, exercise physiology, biomechanics
Psychological Factors Affecting Performance - Skill acquisition, sport psychology
Socio-cultural Issues in Physical Activity and Sport - Sport and society, contemporary issues in physical activity and sport
Performance in Physical Education - Performance or coaching of an activity, evaluation and analysis of performance for improvement
A Level Physical Education looks at anatomy and physiology, sports psychology and contemporary issues. It also offers an extensive choice of practical sporting activities.
The course would be ideal if you intend to progress and complete a sports related degree. Potential careers include sports development, teaching, physiotherapy and sports coaching.
For more information about this course please see the specification below or contact the Sixth Form team.