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Physical Education Examination Courses Key Stage 5

 

Cambridge Technical in Sport and Physical Activity Level 3 (Sports Coaching) (Year 12 & 13)

This course will provide pupils the opportunity to pursue their interest in Sport. The course is a broad basis of study for the sport sector. This qualification is designed to support progression to higher education in Sport. The course is split into Units that are both mandatory and optional. The details of how each of these units are assessed are shown in the table below:

 

Unit number Unit title Type How is it assessed
  Mandatory units – Pupils complete all mandatory   units
1 Body systems and the effects of physical   activity Mandatory External
2 Sports coaching and activity leadership Mandatory Internal
3 Sports organisation and development Mandatory External
4 Working safely in sport, exercise, health   and leisure Mandatory External
5 Performance analysis in sport and exercise Mandatory Internal
8 Organisation of sports events Mandatory Internal
11 Physical activity for specific groups Mandatory Internal
17 Sports injuries and rehabilitation Mandatory Internal
18 Practical skills in sport and physical   activities Mandatory Internal
  Optional units –   learners complete 2 optional units
10 Biomechanics and movement analysis Optional Internal
12 Nutrition and diet for sport and exercise Optional Internal
13 Health and fitness testing for sport and   exercise Optional Internal
19 Sport and exercise psychology Optional Internal

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

The external units are 3 exam units, the details of the learner aims and the external assessment criteria are detailed below:

 

Unit Number Learner aims External assessment
Unit 1: Body systems and the effects of   physical activity
  • Understand the skeletal   system in relation to exercise and physical activity
  • Understand the muscular   system in relation to exercise and physical activity
  • Understand the   cardiovascular system in relation to exercise and physical activity
  • Understand the respiratory   system in relation to exercise and physical activity
  • Understand the   different energy systems in relation to exercise and physical activity

 

  •  Written examination   paper
  • Maximum of 70 marks
  • 1 hour 30 minutes
Unit 3: Sports organisation and development
  • Understand how sport in   the UK is organised
  • Understand sports   development
  • Understand how the   impact of sports development can be measured
  • Understand sports   development in practice

 

  •  Written examination   paper
  • Maximum of 60 marks
  • 1 hour
Unit 4: Working safely in sport, exercise,   health and leisure
  • Understand emergency   procedures in sport, exercise, health and leisure
  • Understand health and   safety requirements in sports, exercise, health and leisure
  • Understand how to   minimise risk in sport, exercise, health and leisure
  • Know first aid   requirements for sport, exercise, health and leisure
  • Know how to safeguard   children in vulnerable adults in sport, exercise, health and leisure

 

  •  Written examination   paper
  • Maximum of 70 marks
  • 1 hour 30 minutes

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

To find out more information, please visit:

http://www.ocr.org.uk/qualifications/vocational-education-and-skills/cambridge-technicals-sport-and-physical-activity-level-3-certificate-extended-certificate-foundation-diploma-diploma-05826-05829-2016-suite/

   
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