NCEA Level 2 Physical Education Extension

12PED
Course Description

Teacher in Charge: V. Matheson

The Level 2 Physical Education Extension program is a 21 credit Level 2 Achievement Standard course.

This programme is completely internally assessed with no external standards.  Students will experience and participate in a range of physical activities in a variety of contexts.  Developing learning and key concepts form 11PED, students will cover topics such as:

  • Responsible attitude to their own well-being
  • Respect, care, concern for other people and the environment
  • Social justice
  • Inter-relationships between the individual, others, and society
  • Anatomy and Physiology

Students in the extension course will need to demonstrate a greater level of critical thinking and analytical writing skills in comparison to the 12SEP course.  Students taking this course cannot enrol in the SEP course.

This course is a University Entrance approved subject.

Field trips: To be confirmed.


Pathway

NCEA Level 3 Physical Education Extension

Recommended Prior Learning

Minimum of 14 credits from Level 1 PED or with recommendation from Head of Faculty.


Credit Information
Assessment
Level
Internal or
External
Credits
L1 Literacy Credits UE Literacy Credits Numeracy Credits
A.S. 91328 v2 Physical Education 2.2 - Demonstrate understanding of how and why biophysical principles relate to the learning of physical skills
2
I
5
Y
A.S. 91329 v2 Physical Education 2.3 - Demonstrate understanding of the application of biophysical principles to training for physical activity
2
I
4
Y
A.S. 91330 v3 Physical Education 2.4 - Perform a physical activity in an applied setting
2
I
4
A.S. 91331 v2 Physical Education 2.5 - Examine the significance for self, others and society of a sporting event, a physical activity, or a festival
2
I
4
Y
A.S. 91332 v2 Physical Education 2.6 - Evaluate leadership strategies that contribute to the effective functioning of a group
2
I
4
Y
Total Credits

Total Credits Available: 21 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 21 credits.

Pathway Tags

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


Disclaimer

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.