Sport BTEC First (level 2) 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.
Entry requirements: An average overall GCSE grade of 3 or D based on best eight entries with at least two grade 4s or Cs
Course 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. Each unit will be awarded a Pass, Merit or Distinction.