Sport BTEC First Award

Sport BTEC First Award

Interested in sport? The BTEC First Award is a four-unit course that you can study alongside GCSEs or other BTEC Level 2 programmes. You will look at a range of topics such as fitness testing, training, sports leadership and practical sports performance.

Additional
This course is available to all Access students.
Assessment
Three of the units are internally assessed through a range of activities such as written coursework and direct observation of skills. The fitness for sport and exercise unit is externally assessed using online tests.
Progression
Across the college, approximately 60% of our Access students continue to level 3 courses in A Levels and BTEC Nationals. 30% of BTEC Sport students continue onto Level 3 Sport related courses such as the BTEC National Extended Diploma, Extended Certificate or A Level Physical Education.