PE in the Sixth Form
The topics included on this course are:
The development of active leisure and recreation; Healthy lifestyles; Fitness and training; The development of competitive sport; performance pathways; lifelong involvement; local study research; National research; Crictical sports performer; Preparation for Optimum Sports Performance. The developing Sports Performer.
The minimum requirements to do this A-Level are 5 A*-C grades in 5 different subjects at GCSE including a C grade or above in Biology or combined Science and C grade or above in PE.
As part of the Arts Faculty, the PE Department ensures that students develop skills such as team work, problem solving and peer mentoring to the younger years. Students are encouraged to participate in extra curricular activities, help out in PE lessons and participate in various coaching and umpiring awards. All skills that are transferable and sought after in both higher education instituations and the working world.