Level 2 Physical Education

12PED
Course Description

Contact Person: S. D'Arcy

Year 12 Physical Education

Approximately 50% of the time is spent on theory and 50% on practical activities. Modules include: Application of Scientific Principles - Anatomy, Exercise Physiology, Biomechanics, Principles and Methods of Training; Performance of Physical Activities - Ultimate Frisbee and Triathlon; Research, Risk Management and Event Planning in Outdoor Education (The Great Taste Trail - Mountain bike and camping expedition – MUST have own bike).



Pathway

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 $100 for the Mountain bike expedition.


Entry Requirements

Students who have not previously studied Physical Education may be admitted at the discretion of the HOD.


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. 91328 v2 Physical Education 2.2 - Demonstrate understanding of how and why biophysical principles relate to the learning of physical skills
2
I
5
Y
A.S. 91329 v2 Physical Education 2.3 - Demonstrate understanding of the application of biophysical principles to training for physical activity
2
I
4
Y
A.S. 91330 v3 Physical Education 2.4 - Perform a physical activity in an applied setting
2
I
4
A.S. 91331 v2 Physical Education 2.5 - Examine the significance for self, others and society of a sporting event, a physical activity, or a festival
2
I
4
Y
A.S. 91333 v2 Physical Education 2.7 - Analyse the application of risk management strategies to a challenging outdoor activity
2
I
3
Y
Total Credits

Total Credits Available: 20 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 20 credits.

Pathway Tags

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


Disclaimer

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