Physical Education NCEA 2

Course Details

Level 2 Optional 17 Credits


To provide background knowledge of the function and healthy maintenance of the human body; the process of learning motor skills; the theory of movement, the concept and development of fitness. Students will be expected to demonstrate their knowledge and understanding on selected studies and improve their ability, fitness levels and success in new motor activities. Assessed by assignments, practical tests, examination topics, practical worksheets, leadership and group activities, laboratory exercises, skill assessment - on-going observation, practical participation and performance.

Entry Requirements:

14 Credits in PED1 and 12 credits in ENG1/ENE1 and HOF/TIC approval.

Course Contribution:

$30 for leisure activities workbook and Rugby trip is extra cost

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Available Standards

Some or all of the following will be offered:

Standard Description Level Credits Assessment
91328 Demonstrate understanding of how and why biophysical principles relate to the learning of physical skills 2 5 Internal
91329 Demonstrate understanding of the application of biophysical principles to training for physical activity 2 4 Internal
91330 Perform physical activity in an applied setting 2 4 Internal
91331 Examine the significance for self, others and society of a sporting event, a physical activity, or a festival 2 4 Internal

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