12PES

Year 12 Physical Education Studies (12PES)

Course Description

Teacher in Charge: Mr J. Kumate

The aim of this course is to deepen student understanding within a broad range of topics in Physical Education. This is achieved through a combination of theoretical and practical lessons. Topics that students will learn about include: anatomy, biomechanics, exercise physiology, methods of training, practical performance, critiquing the social impacts of sporting events, and risk management. This course is recommended for those who intent to study Level Three NCEA Physical Education, those who want to follow a UE pathway, or for those who may wish to follow a career in fitness, recreation, or health/sport related occupations. 

Pre-requisites

Students must gain a minimum of 14 credits from 11PES, 11OPES or 11SDE. Approval for entry must be obtained from HOD Health & Physical Education. 

For students who have not studied the subject before, approval as above must be obtained from the HOD Physical Education and will be based on the student’s academic ability and reported studentship in Year 11.

Contributions and Equipment/Stationery

$200 to cover costs of a range of activities: Whitewater Rafting trip, Badminton equipment and coach, Les Mills fitness sessions and transport costs.

Credit Information

Total Credits Available: 15 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 15 credits.

Assessment
Description
Level
Internal or
External
Credits
L1 Literacy Credits
UE Literacy Credits
Numeracy Credits
A.S. 91329 v2
NZQA Info
Physical Education 2.3 - Demonstrate understanding of the application of biophysical principles to training for physical activity
Level: 2
Internal or External: Internal
Credits: 4
Level 1 Literacy Credits: Y
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
Numeracy Credits: 0
A.S. 91330 v3
NZQA Info
Physical Education 2.4 - Perform a physical activity in an applied setting
Level: 2
Internal or External: Internal
Credits: 4
Level 1 Literacy Credits: 0
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
Numeracy Credits: 0
A.S. 91331 v2
NZQA Info
Physical Education 2.5 - Examine the significance for self, others and society of a sporting event, a physical activity, or a festival
4
4
4
Level: 2
Internal or External: Internal
Credits: 4
Level 1 Literacy Credits: Y
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
Numeracy Credits: 0
A.S. 91333 v2
NZQA Info
Physical Education 2.7 - Analyse the application of risk management strategies to a challenging outdoor activity
Level: 2
Internal or External: Internal
Credits: 3
Level 1 Literacy Credits: Y
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
Numeracy Credits: 0
Credit Summary
Total Credits: 15
Total Level 1 Literacy Credits: 11
Total University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
Total Numeracy Credits: 0