Level 2 Sport Science
This course follows the NCEA Level 2 guidelines and is a mixture of theory and practical work. The course has a strong academic focus and will suit students who like to learn about physical education rather than just play sport. Sport Science will prepare students for university study.
Specific skills learned
How to effectively use your body to execute volleyball skill successfully?
Comparing own performance in movement to national standards
How do you write a training program? What principles do you have to follow for success?
Examine a National Sporting Competition and it's effect on self, others and society - sociological factors
How to identify and manage risk in outdoor activity
How to effectively use your body to execute a technical skill successfully?
Contributions and Equipment/Stationery
PE gear for practical classes / Education Outside The Classroom student contribution $15
Recommended Prior Learning
16 credits in Level 1
Playing for a school sport team would be beneficial
This course is eligible for subject endorsement.
Total Credits Available: 20 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 20 credits.
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Any information, costs or standards may change.