Sport Health & Medicine


The course is designed for students who aspire to work in Physiotherapy, Sport Therapy, Sport and Exercise Medicine & Sports Psychology. It allows you to combine one A Level with a Sport and Exercise Science qualification. The course develops the academic and practical skills that relates to science for different aspects of sport and health.

The programme consists of:

A Level Biology or
A Level Psychology
Level 3 Diploma/Extended Diploma in Sport and Exercise Science

Course Content - What will I learn?

Mandatory units of study within Sport & Exercise Science include: Sport & Exercise Physiology, Functional Anatomy, Applied Sport & Exercise Psychology, Field & Lab-based Fitness Testing, Applied Research Methods in Sport & Exercise Science, Coaching for Performance & Fitness.

You can select to study eith Psychology or Biology at A Level with the option to include an AS Level Extended Project Qualification (EPQ).

What Next?

This qualification is designed to support progression to degree level studies in areas such as Physiotherapy, Sport Therapy, Sport and Exercise Medicine & Sports Psychology.

Our Sports courses will help you get to the ceiling of your ability and this could be Regional, National or even International level competition. You could also progress to University or into direct employment.

Potential careers:

  • Sports Professional
  • Sports Therapist
  • Sport and Exercise Scientist
  • Sports Development Officer
  • Sports Coach, Physiotherapist
  • Leisure Centre Manager
  • Leisure Centre Assistant
  • Outdoor Activities Instructor
  • Health and Fitness Instructor
  • Pool/Beach Lifeguard
  • Personal Trainer
  • Gym Instructor

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16-18 years old, no tuition fees apply to Full Time courses and fees subject to confirmation. Additional costs applicable to BHS courses.

For all two year courses fees shown above are per year.

Aged 19+ and planning to take a level 3 or above a different fee may apply. You may be eligible for an Advanced Learning Loan.

All HE courses (full and part time) are subject to tuition fees.

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