OCR Cambridge Technical Level 3 Diploma in Sport and Physical Activity
About the course
Specialist pathway - Sports Coaching
2 A-level equivalent holding UCAS points
2 year course
11 units in total (9 internally assessed and 3 exams)
What does this qualification cover? (E= Exam/Externally Assessed, I= Internally Assessed).
Unit 1 - Body systems and the effects of physical activity (E), Unit 2 - Sports coaching and activity leadership (I), Unit 3 - Sports organisation and development (E), Unit 4 - Working safely in sport, exercise, health and leisure (E), Unit 5 - Performance analysis in sport and exercise (I), Unit 8 - Organisation of sports events (I), Unit 11 - Exercise for specific groups (I), Unit 13 - Health and fitness testing for sport and exercise (I), Unit 17 - Sports injuries and rehabilitation (I), Unit 18 - Practical skills in sport and physical activities (I), Unit 19 - Sport and exercise psychology (I).
How will it be assessed?
External Assessment - These units are timetabled examinations. OCR set the dates. Achievement at unit level is graded as Near-Pass, Pass, Merit or Distinction based on reaching the required grade boundary marks for each externally assessed unit.
Internal Assessment - Your tutor will grade your work/evidence for each unit. Work/evidence can come from a number of sources such as assignments, tasks or work-based activities (through projects or real work), observation/recording of practices, responses to questions and witness statements.
What is expected of you?
- Respect: Staff, classmates, equipment, office/classroom
- Good attitude: In everything you do - studies, football training, workouts
- Punctuality: Be on time to all sessions
- Listen: If someone is talking (staff or classmate), respect them and listen
- Be prepared: Equipment, kit, lunch
What does this qualification prepare you for?
University to study a sports related degree
Employment in sport
Grade 4 or above/equivalent GCSE/Cambridge Technical in PE/Sports studies
Grade 4 or above in Maths and English
OCR CAMBRIDGE TECHNICAL LEVEL 3 DIPLOMA IN SPORT AND PHYSICAL ACTIVITY (601/7096/7)
For more information please speak to:
Mr. A. Vile