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Sixth Form

Physical Education A Level

Subject: A Level PE

Hours taught per fortnight (KS5): 9

The A level Physical Education curriculum is designed to prepare students for success in a range of careers related to sport.  It acts as a progression model onto level four studies, developing the foundations of knowledge and skills needed to fully understand the variety of topic areas important to sport and physical education.  Students will build upon their knowledge gained through a range of subjects in preparation for further studies, they will have in-depth knowledge of a group of core areas which include: anatomy and physiology, exercise physiology, physics and biomechanical movement, psychology, sociology and history.

For a summary of the curriculum, please see the document below.