NCEA Level 1 Physical Education S101

PEDS101
Course Description

Teacher in Charge: R. Redpath

Physical Education S102
This course is 50% practical and 50% theory. Modules include participation in a variety of physical activities and outdoor education units,including Rock Climbing and Abseiling.  It is designed to cater for students who may struggle with a full academic course and prefer a more practical focus. Some general life skill units will be incorporated such group tasks which require planning and good interpersonal skills. 
Students need to enter this course with a positive and enthusiastic attitude and a willingness to work hard in practical as well as written components. They need to have good self-management and a willingness to work with others.
Entry onto this course is very limited and must be done through the Head of Physical Education

You may only choose one level 1 PE course (either PEDA101 or PED S101).


Pathway

NCEA Level 2 Physical Education S201, NCEA Level 2 Physical Education A201

Contributions and Equipment/Stationery

There will be several out of school days required for Adrenalin Forest, kayaking, Rock Climbing and Abseiling. There will be some other physical activities that will require going off site for part of the day including trips to the gym.
Students should realise that this is a 4 hours-a-week option subject and all those selecting it will also participate in an additional 1 hour each week of Year 11 Core Physical Education.


Recommended Prior Learning

Satisfactory attendance, participation and uniform in core Year 9 and 10 Physical Education.


Credit Information
Assessment
Level
Internal or
External
Credits
L1 Literacy Credits UE Literacy Credits Numeracy Credits
U.S. 3503 v6 Communicate in a team or group to complete a routine task
1
I
2
U.S. 20152 v2 Experience and complete abseiling sessions
1
I
1
U.S. 20210 v2 Experience rock climbing
1
I
1
A.S. 90962 v3 Physical Education 1.1 - Participate actively in a variety of physical activities and explain factors that influence own participation
1
I
5
A.S. 90966 v3 Physical Education 1.5 - Demonstrate interpersonal skills in a group and explain how these skills impact on others
1
I
4
Y
A.S. 90968 v3 Physical Education 1.7 - Demonstrate, and show understanding of, responsible behaviour for safety during outdoor education activities
1
I
3
Y
A.S. 90969 v3 Physical Education 1.8 - Take purposeful action to assist others to participate in physical activity
1
I
2
A.S. 90970 v3 Physical Education 1.9 - Demonstrate self management strategies and describe the effects on participation in physical activity
1
I
3
Y
Total Credits

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