NCEA Level 3 Physical Education

13SEP
Course Description

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.


Credit Information
Assessment
Level
Internal or
External
Credits
L1 Literacy Credits UE Literacy Credits Numeracy Credits
U.S. 22264 v1 Instruct and monitor resistance training
3
I
4
U.S. 30935 v1 Develop and implement an exercise plan for personal physical fitness
3
I
5
A.S. 91501 v2 Physical Education 3.4 - Demonstrate quality performance of a physical activity in an applied setting
3
I
4
*
Y
A.S. 91505 v2 Physical Education 3.8 - Examine contemporary leadership principles applied in physical activity contexts
3
I
4
Y
4r *
A.S. 91789 v2 Physical Education 3.9 - Devise strategies for a physical activity outcome
3
I
4
*
Total 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.

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

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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.