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The BTEC Sport consists of 4 units (each unit is worth 25% of the total grade).

Year 9 – Practical Sports Performance (coursework unit)

  • Rules, regulations and scoring systems in sport
  • Demonstration of practical skills and techniques
  • Awareness of tactics in different sports
  • Performance in competitive situations
  • Role of the officials in sport
  • Analysis of own performance
  • Applying the components of physical fitness to chosen sports

Year 10 – Fitness for Sport and Exercise (examination unit)

  • Components of fitness
  • Exercise Intensity
  • Fitness Testing
  • Principles of Training
  • Methods of Training

Year 10/11 – Leading Sports Activities (coursework unit)

  • The skills, qualities and responsibilities of a sports leader
  • How to plan a sports session
  • Planning and delivering a sports session
  • Evaluation of sports session
  • Evaluation of own sports leadership

Year 11 – Training for Personal Fitness (coursework unit)

  • How to plan and design a suitable training programme
  • Anatomy and Physiology
  • The effects of exercise
  • Carrying out a successful training programme
  • Evaluation of your training programme