The Sport Vocational Studies course is designed for students who have an interest in Sport and Uniformed Services but also require development in English, Maths and IT. Completion of this course can allow progression on to a Level 2 programme.
The course aims to give the student an introduction to Sport Science and the Uniformed Services and encourages development in English, Maths and IT. The students will cover various topics such as Assisting at a Sports Event, How the Body Works and Taking Part in Sport. Uniformed Services areas will include Developing Personal Leadership, Practical Teamwork in the Public Services and Public Service Incidents.
Assessment is completed across the year in assignment work focusing on specific tasks relating to each unit. Grading is conducted on a pass or fail basis with all units needing to be completed to pass the course.
Students are expected to undertake independent learning outside of the classroom environment throughout the course to aid their academic development.
A range of E-G or 3-1 grades at GCSE or no GCSE qualifications.