Hutt Valley High School Hutt Valley High School

Level 2 Physical Education

Course Description

Teacher in Charge: Miss N. Blacklaws.

Recommended Prior Learning

A keen interest in physical activity and also some success at NCEA Level 1 or at the discretion of the HOD.

Akonga should have keen interest in physical activity and sports and enthusiasm to participate in practical lessons, some success at NCEA level 1 is advised. 

This course offers a range of different opportunities to explore the outdoors, and utilise our local sporting and exercise facilities where students will experience a range of different topics in the field of physical education. 

Activities may include but not limited to: Turbo Touch, Aquathon, Cycling, Hiking, Camping, Volleyball, Table Tennis, Netball, Basketball, Juggling

PLEASE NOTE: Assessments are made up of mainly achievement standards with opportunities for some unit standard assessment. Although there are a number of different standards students can take, students will only be allowed to select up to a maximum of 20 credits during the year. Standards will be  due totaught due to student interest and availability of teaching resources. 

Learning is done through, in and about physical activity via theory and practical lessons.

Areas of focus are Outdoor Education, Fitness/Training, Sociocultural aspects and Leadership. 

Learning Areas:

Physical Education and Health


Level 3 Physical Education

Contributions and Equipment/Stationery

Course donation of $20 covers course related costs.
PE Uniform for practical class
Optional Camps have a separate additional cost