This qualification covers a range of units to develop the skills required to progress directly into employment or higher education courses but allows students the opportunity to specialise in football.
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For BTEC Level 3 courses students must have a minimum of 4 GSCEs grade 9-4 (A*-C) which may include 1 BTEC and either GCSE English or GCSE Maths at grad...
For BTEC Level 3 courses students must have a minimum of 4 GSCEs grade 9-4 (A*-C) which may include 1 BTEC and either GCSE English or GCSE Maths at grade 4 as appropriate for chosen courses. Specific entry requirements: Grade 4 in GCSE Maths or GCSE English and a Merit in BTEC Level 2 Sport or a Grade 4 in GCSE PE if taken
The majority of units are internally assessed in a range of types and styles adapted to suit the qualification. These may include written reports, presentations, journals/logs etc. On the Extended Diploma, learners will undergo an externally set Research Project.
Level 3 EDEXCEL BTEC National Extended Diploma in Sport
During your two years of study you will undertake a work placement. You will also hear from a variety of industry speakers, visit careers’ fairs and attend workshops, trips and visits.
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