Physical Education – A Level

This course deals with the relationship between the theoretical and practical aspects of PE and sport, and how a better understanding of the theory can help improve practical performance.

The course consists of two modules. Module one – An introduction to physical education – covers topics including human anatomy and physiology, acquiring movement skills and socio-cultural studies. This module is exam based and is worth sixty percent of the overall grade. Module two – Acquiring, developing and evaluating practical skills in Physical Education – consists of an oral examination/interview and two assessed practical activities of your choice, each worth a further twenty percent of the final grade.