Level 3 Physical Education
Teacher in Charge: Mr J. Keane
The course offers a flexible and diverse learning experience.
Assessments will be based on a range of Achievement and Unit Standards, based on individual needs and interests.
Throughout the year, students will be challenged to explore societal beliefs within Aotearoa and challenge assumptions around physical activity and well-being.
There is a strong practical element to the course, including a camp to the Tararua ranges.
This subject offers opportunities to build skills in areas such as Leadership, Risk Analysis and Biophysical Principles.
Recommended Prior Learning
Reasonable success in Level 2 Physical Education or at the HOD’s discretion.
Contributions and Equipment/Stationery
Approximately $120.00. HVHS PE uniform. We are grateful to families making voluntary payments to assist with course specific costs.
Total Credits Available: 28 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 28 credits.
Approved subject for University Entrance
Number of credits that can be used for overall endorsement: 22
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.