NCEA L3 Physical Education A

PED3A
Course Description

Teacher in Charge: Mr J. Harrison

Recommended Prior Learning

It would be an advantage, but not required, if you have taken PED200. Some of the knowledge in this course builds from the PED 200 course (semester A)



This course includes both theory and practical elements. It will suit students interested in sport, wanting to study sport further, or moving into a sport based career.

Hauora/wellbeing

Skill Acquisition and Sports Psychology

Exercise Physiology

Sociology 

Mountain Biking Camp

Volleyball in conjunction with theory work.




Course Overview

Term 1
Based on Risk assessment using Mountain Biking as the skill.

Term 2
Looking at impact of Physical Activity on Hauora (wellbeing)

Semester A
Hauora/wellbeing
Skill Acquisition and Sports Psychology
Exercise Physiology
Sociology
Mountain Biking Camp
Volleyball in conjunction with theory work.

Learning Areas:

NCEA Level 3, Physical & Health Education - Akoranga Koiri



Pathway

NCEA L3 Physical Education B

Career Pathways

Diversional Therapist, Actor, Personal Trainer/Fitness Instructor, Air Force Airman/Airwoman, Air Force Officer, Aircraft Loader, Zookeeper, Police Officer, Army Officer, Army Soldier, Building and Construction Labourer, Outdoor Recreation Guide/Instructor, Flooring Installer, Podiatrist, Chiropractor, Miner/Quarry Worker, Mine/Quarry Manager, Diver, Concrete Worker, Stonemason, Sports Coach/Official, Driller, Fencer, Firefighter, Ranger, Professional Sportsperson, Security Officer/Guard, Massage Therapist, Model, Navy Sailor, Navy Officer, Occupational Therapist, Parking Officer, Physiotherapist, Recreation Co-ordinator, Roading Construction Worker, Roadmarker, Roofer, Secondary School Teacher

Contributions and Equipment/Stationery

There is an opportunity to take part in a Mountain Biking camp in Term 1. This will be based on the Queen Charlotte Track where you can practice your Mountain Biking skills in a practical setting.


Assessment Information Assessment for this course consist of both practical and written assessment. All internally assessed Achievement standards (online).
Related Videos
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=https://www.youtube.com/embed/YW5VdILrCtI?rel=0&showinfo=0