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A scheme providing opportunities for students to pursue post-16 A-level education in the UK at the prestigious Embley Park Ind ependent School in England. Exceptionally gifted and talented can secure an academic scholarship and also develop their football career with Southampton FC Academy.

This opportunity is also open to those who wish to pursue a course of study independently through either the A-level or BTEC route

A Level PE & Sports Science

This qualification is linear. Linear means that students will sit all their exams and submit all their non-exam assessments at the end of the course. 3 A-levels secures a place at University

Course content
Assessment: What is assessed.
Level 3 Extended Diploma in Sport and Exercise Science

The course examines sports performance from a number of different perspectives with a strong scientific grounding investigating the principles of human performance

  1. Applied Research Methods in Sport and Exercise Science
  2. Applied Sport and Exercise Psychology
  1. Coaching for Performance and Fitness
  1. Field and Laboratory-based Fitness Testing
  1. Functional Anatomy
  1. Nutrition for Sport and Exercise Performance
  1. Sport and Exercise Physiology
  1. Biomechanics in Sport and Exercise Science
  1. Research Project in Sport and Exercise Science
  1. Sports Injury and Assessment
  1. Physical Activity for Individual and Group-based Exercise
  1. Technology in Sport and Exercise Science.

Learners will also develop employability skills in areas such as sports coaching, fitness training and sports massage. Alongside these, learners will explore and apply the concepts of research and consider how sport interacts with wider society. These themes are delivered across 2 years within 13 units of theoretical and practical study. Successful completion of this course will give the learner UCAS points equivalent to 3 A Levels. Learners use the qualification to gain access to Solent University.

The BTEC course offers the opportunity to take part in a football academy in conjunction with a local football club.