Year 13 Physical Education
Teacher in Charge: B. Hibberd
The activities in this course include carrying out a skill learning programme to improve golf skills; designing and carrying out a training programme to take part in the 'Tough Girl & Guy' Competition; and examining physical activity levels in NZ. Students will also research the impact that obesity has on New Zealand society. The course includes practical and theory sessions covering anatomy, physiology, biomechanics, skill analysis, and concepts of fitness and training methods.
Year 13 Physical Education helps motivate, engage and foster creative thinking in our learners and students are encouraged to embrace new experiences and overcome obstacles.
Contributions and Equipment/Stationery
1 x Ringbinder, 1 x A4 lined refill, 1 x Index dividers (10 tab), $40 resources and course contribution, $45 Tough Guy Tough Gal Challenge, $250 (tbc) Day Trips, PE gear
Recommended Prior Learning
A reasonable level of fitness and a real interest in sport, fitness and movement.
NCEA Level 2 is strongly recommended. If a student has not completed Level 1 or Level 2 PE, discussions with PE Teacher is compulsory.
Total Credits Available: 23 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 23 credits.
Term: 3, Week: 10
Term: 2, Week: 1
Term: 3, Week: 10
Term: 2, Week: 8
Term: 3, Week: 5
Approved subject for University Entrance
Number of credits that can be used for overall endorsement: 23
Only students engaged in learning and achievement derived from Te Marautanga o Aotearoa are eligible to be awarded these subjects as part of the requirement for 14 credits in each of three subjects.
Teacher. Coach (various sports). Personal Trainer. Gym Instructor. Police. Fire service. Ambulance Service. Military. Dance Teacher. Outdoor Instructor (various activities). Fitness Advisor. Team Trainer. Sports Scientist. Occupational Health Officer. Exercise Science Consultant. Lecturer. Programme Developer. Researcher. Sports Activity Coordinator. Exercise Rehabilitation. Physiotherapist. Performance Analyst. Event Manager. Sports Development Manager. Sports Journalist. Reporter. Media Support. Communications Officer. Media Liaison.,