Level 3 - National Extended Diploma in Sport and Exercise Science

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Information and Communication Technology
Information and Communication Technology

What will you be working towards?

Code P14SPL3SPO101
Qualification Type National Diploma (BTEC)
Qualification Level Level 3
Course type Full Time


This course will prepare and support your progression to higher education, and employment in the sport and exercise science sector.

You will gain the knowledge, understanding and skills that underpin study of the Sport and Exercise Science sector.

You will hear from professionals in the fitness, sports, health, leisure and education industries to ensure you gain the skills required by the industry.


You will study a range of topics which may include:
  • Sports and Exercise Physiology
  • Functional Anatomy
  • Applied Sport and Exercise Psychology
  • Nutrition for Sport and Exercise Performance
  • Field and Laboratory-based Fitness Testing
  • Applied Research Methods for Sport and Exercise Sciences
  • Coaching for Performance and Fitness
  • Research Project in Sport and Exercise Sciences
  • Biomechanics
  • Physical Activity for Individual and Group-based Exercise
  • Specialised Fitness Training
  • Technology in Sport and Exercise Science
  • Sports Injury and Assessment

How will it be delivered?

Your courses assessments may include:
  • Assignments
  • Practical Assessments
  • Coursework
  • Presentations
  • Discussions

Your next steps...

  • Foundation Degree in Sport Science
  • BSc (Hons) in Sport Science
  • Sport or fitness related apprenticeship