The scientific study of exercise, health and sport. The scientific study of exercise, health and sport is big business, from the riches of professional sports to the equally important personal fitness sector. The impact of sport on both our individual lives and the global economy cannot be overstated.
GCSE grade 6 or Merit in Physical Education (or similar subject title) and 6 in Mathematics or a 6 in one Science.
GCSE grade 6 in English Language or English Literature, 6 in Mathematics or 6 in one Science, and 4 in Physical Education, if studied.
The indicative Minimum Entry Admissions Score for Physical Education is 58.
Are you interested in anatomy and physiology, biomechanics, sports psychology, diet and nutrition, skill acquisition and sports commercialisation?
A level PE will provide you with a fantastic insight into the amazing world of sports performance. Whether you aspire to work within the sport sector or are looking for a varied, challenging and fun third subject, A level PE represents the first step towards your future career.
Our students go on to study sport-related courses at a number of the UK’s leading universities.
51% of our students achieved A* to A
73% of our students achieved A* to B
100% of our students achieved A* to E
Psychological & Social Principles
Performance Analysis/ Development Plan
The lessons are always really inclusive which is really good. There are lots of whole class discussions as well as small groups which helps you understand the concepts better as you hear other people's ideas.Kane, Year 12 student
148 year 12 and 13 students take Physical Education
4 hours and 20 minutes of weekly in-class learning time
Students are expected to undertake 5 hours of homework for each subject, every week.