Level 3 Physical Education

PED3
Subject Description

Teacher in Charge: S. Healey

This course looks at maintaining well being for life. Students will evaluate exercise programmes and sports skills drawing on their knowledge of physiological principles. A research project investigating a current sports related issue is also undertaken. On the practical side students look at how to improve their skill level in a practical performance and in an off road Duathlon. The course is internally assessed through achievement standards with 16 credits available throughout the year.


Contributions and Equipment/Stationery

$25 for student workbook & approximately $85 for local field trips (dependent on student numbers)


Entry Guidelines

10 credits from the Level 2 Physical Education course or by interview with the Head of Faculty if PE was not studied in the previous year.


Credit Information

This course is eligible for subject endorsement.

This course is approved for University Entrance.

Assessment
Level
Internal or
External
Credits
L1 Literacy Credits UE Literacy Credits Numeracy Credits
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. 91500 v2 Physical Education 3.3 - Evaluate the effectiveness of a performance improvement programme
3
I
4
Y
*
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. 91502 v2 Physical Education 3.5 - Examine a current physical activity event, trend, or issue and its impact on New Zealand society
3
I
4
Y
4r *
Total Credits
Approved subject for University Entrance

Number of credits that can be used for overall endorsement: 16

* 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: 16 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 16 credits.

Disclaimer

An individual course will only run if sufficient students are accepted into the course.