Stage 1 Physical Education A
Subject Name: Physical Education A
Level: Stage 1
Learning Area: Health and Physical Education.
Recommended Knowledge: C grade or better in Year 10 Physical Education.
• Practical Skills and Application – Practical’s will be negotiated to cater for different skills, interest and needs to maximize the opportunity for success.
Students complete 3 practical’s in each course each going for approximately 6 weeks in length. In practical’s students participate in regular physical activity and practice and refine their physical skills and techniques.
Students are required to demonstrate a sense of fair play, respect the rights of others and show care and safety for equipment.
Each practical topic will be worth 20% of the final grade. Half of this will be for the actual practical and half for a written reflection which is required on the practical. (This reflection will highlight the students’ development, feelings, strengths and weaknesses experienced during the practical to a maximum of 750 words).
• Folio – consists of the following two areas of study:
– The Nature of Physical Activity (requires experimental, analytical approach to physical activity and well-being).
– Issues Analysis (students analyse issues that are relevant to local, national and global communities through sporting topics of interest to them).
Each area of study is worth 20% of the final grade and is a written piece to a maximum of 1000 words.
• Practical 60%
• Portfolio 40%
Length: One Semester.
SACE Attainment: 10 Credits.
Delivery Mode: Onsite, face to face.
- Lectures 0
- Quizzes 0
- Duration 50 hours
- Skill level All level
- Language English
- Students 0
- Certificate No
- Assessments Self