Physical Education NCEA 3

Course Details

Level 3 Optional 19 Credits


Has a strong theory base, giving background and support to participation in physical activities. Examines the relationships between physical activity, lifestyle and well-being. Focuses on the acquisition and development of physical skills and the place of sport in society. Students will plan and evaluate a personalised exercise programme; develop and perform skills; examine the factors affecting performance of these skills; appraise the performance of self and others; apply these skills in a practical setting.

Entry Requirements:

14 credits in PED2 and 12 credits in ENG2/ENE2 and HOF/TIC approval.

Course Contribution:


Leads To:

U.E. Approved

Available Standards

Some or all of the following will be offered:

Standard Description Level Credits Assessment
91498 Evaluate physical activity experiences to devise strategies for lifelong well-being 3 4 Internal
91500 Evaluate the effectiveness of a performance improvement programme 3 4 Internal
91501 Demonstrate quality performance of a physical activity in an applied setting 3 4 Internal
91502 Examine a current physical activity event, trend, or issue and its impact on New Zealand society 3 4 Internal

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