Level 3 Physical Education

13PEHL
Course Description

Teacher in Charge: Miss A. Wilson

The course offers a flexible and diverse learning experience where students will experience a range of topics in the field of physical studies.

Assessments will be student-selected from a range of Achievement and Unit Standards, based on individual interest and need.

Areas of focus in the course are: Adventure Based Learning (Outdoor Education), Fitness Studies (Sports Science), Sociology/Leadership and a special interest inquiry topic.

At Year 13 students study leadership, sociology, risk management, bio mechanical and anatomy analysis, fitness programs. Students undertake practical components including ultimate frisbee, swimming, fitness training, and outdoor pursuits.


Contributions and Equipment/Stationery

Approximately $120.00. HVHS PE uniform. We are grateful to families making voluntary payments to assist with course specific costs.


Recommended Prior Learning

Reasonable success in Level 2 Physical Education or at the HOD’s discretion.


Credit Information
Assessment
Level
Internal or
External
Credits
L1 Literacy Credits UE Literacy Credits Numeracy Credits
U.S. 22771 v3 Plan beginner-level coaching sessions for sport participants
3
I
6
A.S. 91498 v2 Physical Education 3.1 - Evaluate physical activity experiences to devise strategies for lifelong well-being
3
I
4
Y
*
Y
A.S. 91499 v2 Physical Education 3.2 - Analyse a physical skill performed by self or others
3
I
3
Y
*
A.S. 91500 v2 Physical Education 3.3 - Evaluate the effectiveness of a performance improvement programme
3
I
4
Y
4r *
Y
A.S. 91501 v2 Physical Education 3.4 - Demonstrate quality performance of a physical activity in an applied setting
3
I
4
*
Y
A.S. 91504 v2 Physical Education 3.7 - Analyse issues in safety management for outdoor activity to devise safety management strategies
3
I
3
Y
3r *
A.S. 91505 v2 Physical Education 3.8 - Examine contemporary leadership principles applied in physical activity contexts
3
I
4
Y
4r *
Total 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.

Total Credits Available: 28 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 28 credits.