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Physical Education


The A Level consists of six theory units and two practical units

Course Content 

Unit 1: Sport Science 

Unit 2: Socio-cultural factors in Sport

Unit 3: Sport Psychology

Practical Module: One Performance Analysis ‘Oral’; one activity 

Unit 4: Sport Science

Unit 5: Sport in Society

Unit 6: Sport Psychology 

Practical Module: One Activity and one Performance Analysis ‘Oral’  

Assessment Format

2 x Written Examination Papers (70%) 
Practical Assessment (15%)
Oral ‘Performance Analysis’ Assessment (15%)

Board: OCR
Teacher to contact: Mr S Birkett 
Course Entry Requirements:
GCSE Level 5/6 in Science, Level 5 in English Language and Level 6 in GCSE PE Theory Unit preferred