Level 1 Physical Education

11PED
Course Description

Teacher in Charge: Mr G. Billcliff

This course consists of both practical and theoretical elements to give a comprehensive understanding of physical education at this level.

Topics include:

  • Anatomy
  • Physiology
  • Biomechanics and Video analysis
  • Social Responsibility and Leadership

It is an ideal course for those students wishing to pursue Physical Education further into the senior school. The course comprises of methods to improve performance in sport as well as anatomy, exercise physiology and motor skill learning. There is a focus on interpersonal skills with the view to exercising social responsibility in sports groups and teams .The course is worth 20 credits however an optional 4 extra credits is available from 90965 - 'Generation Z assignment' for those students who would like to opt for it. The course  looks at youth involvement in Gen Z type activities  and their influences on society .There are 2 optional 1 day non-curriculum related trips included in this course: Skiing/Snowboarding, Paintball and Flip Out Trampolining.




Learning Areas:

Physical Education and Health



Pathway

Level 2 Physical Education

Contributions and Equipment/Stationery

Approximate cost of activities: Total $150: Skiing $90, Paintballing $45 and Flip Out trampolining $15.