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Uxbridge High School

ocr sport studies

You will develop knowledge, understanding and skills that you can apply to a range of approaches that are relevant to the workplace or higher education. You will be able to:

• Recall, select and apply knowledge and understanding, using practical sporting examples

• Demonstrate knowledge and understanding of physical and psychological factors that affect performance as well as demonstrating your practical performance skills within two sporting activities

• Identify, plan and carry out a range of activities and exercises to prepare for, and recover from, sporting activities

• Demonstrate awareness of how to meet specific needs when developing and delivering different physical activity programmes

 

This qualification equips you with sound specialist knowledge through practical application. You will study two mandatory units and one optional unit from a choice of two.

Unit

How are you assessed?

Mandatory/Optional

Contemporary issues in sport

External  assessment - Exam

Mandatory

Performance and leadership in sports activities

Coursework

Mandatory

Sport and the media

Coursework

Optional

Increasing awareness of Outdoor and Adventurous Activities

Coursework

Optional