BTEC Level 4/5 HNC/HND in Sport (Health, Fitness and Exercise) (QCF) (Pearson)Course Code: HFIHC Learning Aim Code: 50082991 Full-time / Part-time: Full-time/ Part-time Duration: Two years Campus: Wellington Road Campus
Is this the right course for me?
Kick start your career in health and fitness with this higher level course!
The HNC/HND qualification is designed to develop your understanding of instructing physical activity and exercise, fitness testing, functional exercise physiology, nutritional guidance, the body in sport and sport and exercise rehabilitation.
The skills you will learn will enable you to progress on to a full degree or go straight into work in this rewarding area of sport.
What will I learn?
During this course you will study the following modules:
- Anatomy and physiology for sport and exercise
- Nutrition for sport and exercise
- Training and fitness for sport and exercise
- Physical activity
- Lifestyle and wellbeing
- Health promotion Optional Units (selection):
- Functional exercise physiology
- Sport and exercise rehabilitation
- Biomechanics for sport
- Instructing physical activity and exercise
- Sport and exercise for specific groups
- Technology in sport and exercise
What skills will I gain?
By studying this course you will:
How will I be assessed?
A variety of assessment methods are used including individual and group presentations, case studies, role-plays, question and answer, producing display materials, time constrained assessments, work-based assignments and assessment.
This will allow you to develop skills you currently possess and work on new skills that will help you progress. It will also allow you to build a portfolio of evidence and complete other workpacks that are required for you to gain the qualifications in this programme.
What can I do next?
The skills you have learnt from this course will enable you to:
What are the Entry Requirements?
To access this course you are required to have: