The Sports Science and Advanced Research A-Level pathway is a two-year programme designed to run in collaboration with other A-level choices. It develops the vocational skills and knowledge base of learners who have a keen interest in the science of sport but are keen to take their studies on to university.
You will study in both practical and theoretical settings to understand advanced concepts in areas such as anatomy, physiology and psychology.
On completion of this programme, learners are given priority entry to Derby College's Foundation Degree in Sports Coaching.
Learners will need to complete an interview and screening test in maths and English. The entry requirements for this course are five GCSEs graded at between 9-4 (A*-C), including Maths and English.
Any achievement in BTEC Sport qualifications at Level 2 will only be...