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Sport and Fitness Activities (Level 5)

Glasgow Clyde College

Venues

Anniesland Campus, Cardonald Campus

Content

NQ Sport and Fitness Activities (Level 5) prepares you to work in the leisure industry at a basic level. It also provides the knowledge required to progress to NQ Sport and Fitness Level 5 and NQ Sport and Fitness Activities Level 6.

You will gain practical skills and experience in a variety of sports and exercise contexts.

You must be physically fit to undertake the practical elements of the course.

Units include: Human Anatomy and Physiology; Indoor Sports: including Basketball, Volleyball, Swimming, Table Tennis Gymnastics and Badminton; Outdoor Sports: including Football, Rugby, Hockey, Athletics and American Football; Introduction to the Theory of Coaching and Instructing; Outdoor Activities: Mountain Biking, Hill Walking; Core Skills Development (National 5); Nutrition; Exercise Skills including Resistance and Circuit Training. Spin classes, Boxing and Kettle Bells.

Entry Requirements

3 subjects at National 4 preferably including English, or NQ Sport and Fitness Activities (Level 4), or other relevant national qualifications at SCQF Level 4. Interview and pre-entry test.

Progression Routes

Further study at SCQF Level 6.

Start Date

August, January

Qualification

NQ

Study Method

Full time

Course Length

19 weeks

Department

Sport and Fitness

SCQF Level

5