Level 2 Physical Education

12PED
Course Description

Teacher in Charge: Mr D. Martin

Recommended Prior Learning

Highly Recommended - Completed 1 or 2 Semesters at NCEA Level 1 Physical Education Sports Studies or Sports Science 

Passed at least 2/6 Achievement Standards at NCEA Level 1 Physical Education

Characteristics & Qualities Required for Physical Education 

* Team Player

* Effective Communicator

* Willingness to develop Leadership Skills

* Focus on Self Improvement & Well-Being

* Active Participant

* Managing Self e.g. Bring PE Gear, Stationery, Laptop etc. 

* Motivated and Resilient

* Independent Learner 

* Supportive of Others in a Class/Team Environment

* Plays within the Rules, Regulations & Spirit of Sport

 


Level 2 Physical Education - Sports Studies 201

Term 1 & 2 - Are you the ultimate team player? Physical Education aids students to discover and develop their own physical abilities, well-being, leadership, acquire knowledge, skills and an understanding of movement through team sport. Students to examine the significance for self, others and society of a major national or global sporting event.   This semester is a highly practical course with two written evaluations and a skills based assessment. 

Term 3 & 4 - Sports Science studies how the human body works during exercise, and how sport and physical activity can promote and improve well-being while improving sporting performance. There will be a focus on designing a 3 Week Training Programme, Functional Anatomy, Exercise Physiology, Biomechanics and Motor Skill Learning. This semester is a highly practical course with two written evaluations. 

A total of 20 Credits on offer over the year. All internal assessments.

This course is:     Endorsable

For further information see: Mr. Martin

                  



Course Overview

Term 1
Term 1 & 2 - Are you the ultimate team player? Physical Education aids students to discover and develop their own physical abilities, well-being, leadership, acquire knowledge, skills and an understanding of movement through team sport. Students to examine the significance for self, others and society of a major national or global sporting event. This semester is a highly practical course with two written evaluations and a skills based assessment.

Term 3
Term 3 & 4 - Sports Science studies how the human body works during exercise, and how sport and physical activity can promote and improve well-being while improving sporting performance. There will be a focus on designing a 3 Week Training Programme, Functional Anatomy, Exercise Physiology, Biomechanics and Motor Skill Learning. This semester is a highly practical course with two written evaluations.

Subject Areas:

Physical Education


Assessment Policy & Procedures
Pathway

Level 3 Physical Education

Career Pathways

Primary School Teacher, Personal Trainer/Fitness Instructor, Police Officer, Army Officer, Army Soldier, Outdoor Recreation Guide/Instructor, Podiatrist, Chiropractor, Sports Coach/Official, Firefighter, Professional Sportsperson, Massage Therapist, Navy Officer, Occupational Therapist, Physiotherapist, Recreation Co-ordinator, Secondary School Teacher, Teacher Aide