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

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