NCEA Level 3 Physical Education
Teacher in Charge: V. Matheson
The Level 3 Physical Education programme consists of 12 credits from Level 3 Achievement Standards and 9 credits form Unit Standards. The programme is completely internally assessed with no external standards.
Students will be challenged to participate in a variety of physical contexts and will be assessed on their ability to demonstrate leadership and teamwork skills. Students will also learn about exercise and resistance training and will be assessed on their ability to construct and follow an exercise plan. Students will be expected to complete a number of physical aspects of the programme to the best of their ability, as they are key to assessments.
This course is not a University Entrance approved subject.
Students cannot be enrolled in both SEP and PED courses.
Field trips: to be confirmed.
Recommended Prior Learning
Satisfactory performance in Level 2 SEP, an interest in sport and PE activities.
Total Credits Available: 21 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 21 credits.
Approved subject for University Entrance
Number of credits that can be used for overall endorsement: 12
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.
Teaching, Fitness Industry, Sports Coaching, Sport and Recreation, Armed Forces, Police, Personal Trainer, Physiotherapist, Nursing, Medicine, Law, Politics, Social Sciences, Education, Diversional Therapist, Psychologist, Acupuncturist, Ambulance Officer, Anaesthetist, Biomedical Engineer, Chiropractor, Clinical Coder, Community Karitane, Dental Assistant, Dental Hygienist, Dental Technician, Dental Therapist, Dentist, Diagnostic Radiologist, Dietitian, Dispensing Optician, Environmental Health Officer, General Practitioner, Gynaecologist/Obstetrician, Health Promoter, Massage Therapist, Midwife, Natural Health Therapist, Nursing Support and Care Worker, Occupational Therapist, Optometrist, Osteopath, Pathologist, Pharmacist, Pharmacy Technician, Physician,
For NCEA Levels 1, 2 & 3 courses will be made up of a selection of the stated standards. This will happen at the beginning of the year with the assigned teacher.