AS Level / A Level Physical Education (Full-Time)

Course Overview

The AS Level / A Level Physical Education course is a Full-time Further Education course within the Sixth Form Academy (SFA). It is designed for students who are interested in exercise and sport in terms of human anatomy, health and achievement.

It is also about improving the individual’s personal skills and performance(s) in a range of sports/exercises, which will then allow them to also lead others in developing their personal skills and performance in sports/exercises. Assessment is in the form of coursework, practical moderation and a written examination.

Applying for AS Levels or A Levels? Click ‘Apply Now’ on any ONE of the subjects you are interested in studying. Complete the online application form, where you will be asked to specify your other two choices. Then book an Interview appointment to meet the tutors and discuss your preferred choices.

  • Entry Requirements

    A minimum of six GCSE at Grade C or above, including Science CC (to include Biology), GCSE P.E at grade B and English/Welsh. Students should possess high level competence in one sport and/or coaching or officiating experience. An interview with a subject specialist

  • Career Prospects

    Careers include Teaching; Sport and Recreation; Sports Management; Forces; Police; Physiotherapy; Medicine; Sports Massage; Holistic Therapies; Occupational Therapy; Personal Training; Coaching; Sports Psychology; Business and Finance.

  • Additional Costs

    NPTC Group of Colleges' t-shirt to be purchased at around £15. Full Sports Kit will be an additional cost.

Study Mode



Neath College

Course Length

2 years