Level 1 Physical Education

11PED
Course Description

Contact Person: S. D'Arcy

This course has five modules which are 50% theory/ 50% practical. They are: Hauora Activities: Rippa, Volleyball, Running and how physical activity affects well-being; How the Body Works: basic anatomy, physiology, biomechanics and how the body works in relation to exercise; Circo Arts, Street Performance and Juggling; Life’s a Beach: participation in beach activities evaluating safe behaviour; Sports Education: sport leadership roles in Korfball.


Pathway

Level 2 Physical Education, Level 2 Sport and Recreation, Level 3 Physical Education, Level 3 Sport and Recreation

A diverse range of careers involving physical activity, both being active and supporting others to be active eg Professional Sportsperson, Physio, Recreation Manager, Physical Trainer.

Contributions and Equipment

Approximately $20 for Beach Day


Entry Requirements

Students taking this course need to have demonstrated strong performance at curriculum Level 5.


Credit Information

This course is eligible for subject endorsement.

Assessment
Level
Internal or
External
Credits
L1 Literacy Credits UE Literacy Credits Numeracy Credits
A.S. 90962 v3 Physical Education 1.1 - Participate actively in a variety of physical activities and explain factors that influence own participation
1
I
5
A.S. 90963 v3 Physical Education 1.2 - Demonstrate understanding of the function of the body as it relates to the performance of physical activity
1
I
5
Y
A.S. 90964 v3 Physical Education 1.3 - Demonstrate quality movement in the performance of a physical activity
1
I
3
A.S. 90966 v3 Physical Education 1.5 - Demonstrate interpersonal skills in a group and explain how these skills impact on others
1
I
4
Y
A.S. 90967 v3 Physical Education 1.6 - Demonstrate strategies to improve the performance of a physical activity and describe the outcomes
1
I
3
Y
A.S. 90968 v3 Physical Education 1.7 - Demonstrate, and show understanding of, responsible behaviour for safety during outdoor education activities
1
I
3
Y
Total Credits

Total Credits Available: 23 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 23 credits.

Pathway Tags

Acupuncturist, Outdoor Recreation Guide/Instructor, Bus Driver, Podiatrist, Civil Engineer, Psychologist, Sports Coach/Official, General Practitioner, Professional Sportsperson, Groundsperson, Massage Therapist, Photographer, Physiotherapist, Recreation Co-ordinator, Roadmarker, Television Presenter


Disclaimer

Courses are based on student choice, so some courses may not run.