Why choose PE or Btec sport?
Subjects that combine a love for sport and
physical activity with a look at all the things
behind sport and how it works
You get to experience many different
activities and take part in practical sessions.
You can learn leadership and coaching
Assessed in four different practical
Take different roles such as coach, official
40% theory & 60% practical.
Theory includes: anatomy, training,
International sport, media and diet.
You will study four units over two years.
Health and fitness for sport and exercise
Practical sports performance
The mind and sports performance
Training and personal fitness
Resources and trips
Required to take part in practical lessons
and wear a GCSE PE kit.
Encouraged to attend clubs and represent
Trips: football tour and ski trip. Pupils can
be assessed in these activities.
60% practical through external
40% theory through exam (2 hrs) at end of
Assessed through practical performance,
assignments and exams taken on
Sixth Form Options
You can study A level PE at Sixth Form
To get onto A level PE you will need to
achieve a B at GCSE PE or Merit at Btec
Dan Champion studies nutrition at
George Corcoran studies sport psychology
Sports development officer
Studied GCSE PE and A level PE and is
now in the GB rowing team for the 2012
Talk to pupils in year 10 & 11
about GCSE PE and Btec Sport
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