- 4 GCSE grades C-D normally including English and/or Maths or a Merit on a relevant level 1 qualification. - Places are subject to a successful football trial. - You must have a keen interest in football and coaching.
Who is the course for
This course option is for boys with proven playing ability selected by trial who seek a first class education and have predicted grades C to D at GCSE level and want to work in the sports industry.
BTEC Level 2 Diploma in Sport - 16-18 year olds only
Unit 1: Fitness Testing and training
Unit 2: Practical Sport
Unit 7: Planning and Leading Sports Activities
Unit 8: Technical Skills and Tactical Awareness for Sport
Unit 10: Nutrition for Sports Performance)
Unit 11: Development of Personal Fitness
Unit 20: Planning and running a Sports Event All full-time students will have a personal tutor and access to a wide range of enrichment activities. Your course will give you an opportunity to develop skills in numeracy, literacy and communication, including speaking and listening skills.
Training is on Tuesday and Thursday with games played on a Wednesday. College classes will take place over the same five day period and will consist of a variety of lectures, videos, outside speakers, research, student presentations and day trips to appropriate sites.
How is the course assessed
Through a combination of written assignments, presentations and practical assessments.
Where next - Further Studies
Entry to the BTEC level 3 in sports performance, paid or unpaid work in the community.
There will be some additional materials costs; Textbook - approximately £20, Pen and Paper, USB memory stick, plastic wallets, folders. Appropriate football boots.
How to Apply
To apply for a course choose one of these methods:
- Online - click the Apply Now button, fill out the form and submit
- Post - if you would prefer to submit a paper form please click here to download a copy. Please fill it out and return it to: Admissions, Harrow College, Lowlands Road, Harrow, Middlesex, HA1 3AQ.
When we have received your application we will contact you to arrange an interview time.