HONITON COMMUNITY COLLEGE
"Success for All"
Sixth Form: A-Level PE / Sport Science (EdExcel)
This course will give you an opportunity to:
Develop knowledge and understanding through practical application.
Encourage a holistic understanding of PE.
Nurture skills of knowledge for progression to further study.
Study 4 key areas:
Component 1: Scientific principles of PE (applied anatomy & physiology, exercise physiology, applied movement analysis) - 40%, 2.5hour exam, 140 marks.
Component 2: Psychological and social principles of PE (skill acquisition, sport psychology, sport and society) - 30%, 2hour exam, 100 marks.
Component 3: Practical Performances (skills as a player/performer or coach in 1 sport) - 15%, 40 marks.
Component 4: Performance analysis and personal development programme (PDP) - 15%, 40 marks.