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L3 Diploma in Sport

Full-time L3 Diploma in Sport Level 3 | BTEC Diploma in Sport (QCF)

This qualification, which is equivalent to two A-levels, is designed to give learners the skills, knowledge and experience needed to improve physiologically and psychologically. Learners will gain in-depth knowledge of the mechanisms behind sport and how to improve performance. Modules covered may ...

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AvailabilityAll Full-time Further Education courses commence in September each year. If you can't find what you're looking for or require further assistance, please contact our Admission team 01453 761165 or email admissions@sgscol.ac.uk

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September 2020WISE Campus3Apply Online
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September 2020Stroud Campus3Apply Online

Tuition Fees

16-18

Between the ages of 16-18 you do not need to pay tuition or exam fees for your course.

19-23

If you are between the ages of 19 and 23 and have not achieved a full Level 2 or Level 3 qualification before, then you may be entitled to a Legal Entitlement to cover the cost of your tuition, exam and material fees.

19+ (English or Maths Course etc.)

If you are 19 or over and taking an English or Maths course up to an including Level 2, and have not previously achieved a GCSE Grade A* to C or grade 4 or higher, then you may be entitled to a Legal Entitlement to cover the cost of your tuition, exam and material fees.

19+ (Level 2 Course or Below etc.)

If you are aged 19 or over and studying a level 2 course or below, you may be entitled to a Low Income/Benefit Waiver. If awarded, this Waiver will cover your tuition, exam and material fees.

19+ (Level 3 Course or Above etc.)

If you are aged 19 or over and studying on a level 3 course or above, and the Level 3 Legal Entitlement does not apply, you will need to pay the full cost of the course. You may however be eligible to apply for an Advanced Learner Loan to help with the tuition fees.

Please make arrangements to pay your course fee costs at the time of enrolment. Payment is due prior to the start of your course. The option to pay via an instalment plan is available if required. Please contact the College directly for the most up to date course fees – these may be subject to change.

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Summary

This qualification, which is equivalent to two A-levels, is designed to give learners the skills, knowledge and experience needed to improve physiologically and psychologically. Learners will gain in-depth knowledge of the mechanisms behind sport and how to improve performance. Modules covered may include: • Principles of anatomy and physiology • Fitness training and programming • Sports nutrition • Professional development • Sports leadership • Sports psychology • Practical sports performance

What do I need to join?

Learners will need 4 GCSEs at grade 4 (C), including English, Maths and Science. Learners must also display (at interview and a College taster day) an enthusiasm for the industry, in addition to an interest in sport and/or coaching and a keen motivation to learn.

How will I know how I am doing?

Learners will be assigned a personal tutor, who, alongside other delivery staff on the programme, will monitor progress on the course in relation to work submission, attendance, behaviour and punctuality, as well as progress against a learner's individual targets.

Work Experience

Learners on this course will undertake a minimum of 36 hours' work experience with local organisations in the delivery of sporting opportunities, in order to experience real-life delivery to groups of participants.

What can I do next?

This qualification prepares you for study on one of our higher education degree programmes at SGS or, alternatively, you may apply to other higher education institutions. You could also enter employment in the sport, leisure and recreation industry, or apply for an apprenticeship.

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Course information last updated: Tuesday 12th November 2019 @ 10.50am (5 days ago)

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