SPS3B

NCEA L3 Sport Studies B

Course Description

Teacher in Charge: Mr C. McMurtrie

This course is suited to students who are passionate about learning the skills required in the fitness industry or for students who prefer a more hands on approach to learning. In this Semester B course we are 100% focused on giving students the tools required in group training, personal training, and planning effective gym programs. 

We complete several Unit Standards at Level 3 with a focus around skills required in the fitness industry

All of these units are completed at the Stadium 2000 gym complex

-Running and reviewing group fitness sessions

-Planning and reviewing personal gym programs. 

-The science behind the body and how it works



Course Overview

Semester B
We complete several Unit Standards at Level 3 with a focus around skills required in the fitness industry
-Running and reviewing group fitness sessions
-Planning and reviewing personal gym programs.
-The science behind the body and how it works

Recommended Prior Learning

It is recommended, but not necessity, that students taking this semester B course have some experience in a Physical Education based subject. 

Assessment Information

All standards are assessed internally through a mixture of, observation, written reflections and planning documents (all online).

Career Pathways

Credit Information

Total Credits Available: 17 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 17 credits.

Assessment
Description
Level
Internal or
External
Credits
L1 Literacy Credits
UE Literacy Credits
Numeracy Credits
U.S. 27714 v2
NZQA Info
Instruct a Circuit class

Further assessment opportunities will not be offered for this standard in line with NZQA guidelines

Level: 3
Internal or External: Internal
Credits: 7
Level 1 Literacy Credits: 0
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
Numeracy Credits: 0
U.S. 30447 v2
NZQA Info
Demonstrate basic knowledge of anatomical structures and physiological responses to exercise

Further assessment opportunities will not be offered for this standard in line with NZQA guidelines

Level: 3
Internal or External: Internal
Credits: 5
Level 1 Literacy Credits: 0
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
Numeracy Credits: 0
U.S. 30935 v1
NZQA Info
Develop and implement an exercise plan for personal physical fitness

Further assessment opportunities will not be offered for this standard in line with NZQA guidelines

Level: 3
Internal or External: Internal
Credits: 5
Level 1 Literacy Credits: 0
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
Numeracy Credits: 0
Credit Summary
Total Credits: 17
Total Level 1 Literacy Credits: 0
Total University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
Total Numeracy Credits: 0