Level 2 Physical Education


The student must have achieved 10 credits at least at Level 1 PE, including AS1.2.

Course description:

This course builds on last years work and aims to increase your knowledge of the significance of physical activity in our lives, our community and country. This course is on average 75% theory.

Topics covered:

– Movement analysis, biomechanics and physiology

– Improving well-being, improving performance

– Turbo touch, volleyball and fitness training

– Leadership, communication and reflection

– Get up and Go – planning and implementing a physical activity

Credits available:

Number Title I or E * Credits
91328 Demonstrate understanding of how and why biophysical principles relate to the learning of physical skills. I 5
91329 Demonstrate understanding of the application of biophysical principles to training for physical activity. I 4
91330 Perform a physical activity in an applied setting. I 4
91334 Consistently demonstrate social responsibility through applying a social responsibility model in physical activity. I 3
91332 Evaluate leadership strategies that contribute to the effective functioning of a group. I 4
91335 Examine the implementation and outcome(s) of a physical event or opportunity. I 3

I or E * = Internal or external assessments

Leads to:NCEA level 3 – Level 3 PE

Contact: Ms S Bateup

Upcoming events

Tuesday 23 Jul

20 Students from Edogawa, Tokyo, Japan visit our school. They will be here for 9 days, taking part in a variet... [Read more]

Tuesday 25 Jun

Barista course from 25th June to 27th at Tai Poutini Polytechnic

Monday 24 Jun

Board of Trustees meeting 6pm, School Library.

Thursday 20 Jun

WCSS Year 9 and 10 netball – Greymouth

Thursday 20 Jun

West Coast Careers Roadshow is in Greymouth. Students have been given permission slips and will travel by bus ... [Read more]

Thursday 20 Jun

We have been advised that the regional strike planned for the teachers on the 20th June has been cancelled. Al... [Read more]

Tuesday 18 Jun

Year 7 and 8 rugby
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