BTEC qualifications have been developed to provide specialist work-related qualifications in a range of areas.

Tonypandy Community School Prospectus Photography-328The course will give you the opportunity to complete coursework and practical activities based on realistic situations linked to working in a variety of sports related environments.

It will give you a good feel for what it will be like to be at work as well as developing your communication, numeracy, literacy, ICT, time management and teamwork skills.

It is our aim that every learner who wants to succeed will do so. We are here to help you achieve your goals and qualify in the BTEC course you have chosen to study. The purpose of this website is to inform you, the learner, of what your programme has to offer, as well as giving you the materials you need to complete your coursework.

There will be a range of topics covered during the BTEC course of study such as:

  • The Body in Sport
  • Health and Safety in Sport
  • Sports Massage
  • Training and Fitness
  • Fitness Testing for Sport Performance
  • Sports Coaching and Leadership
  • Practical Sports
  • Sport in Society
  • Sports Development
  • Public Services

And many more…………

Students will be assessed through coursework for each unit of study by faculty members of staff.  An external moderator will then assess a sample of work from each year and course. There are no formal exams in this subject.

Students will achieve a PASS (C grade), Merit (B grade) or a Distinction (A/A* grade) by the end of the course once all the coursework has been completed. Students will be regularly assessed and monitored throughout the whole course.  Coursework will be marked regularly and feedback will be given in accordance to each task completed.

Useful Websites

www.bbcsport.com

www.gcsebitsize.com

 

For BTEC work click here