Physical Education

SACE Stage 2

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Physical Education

Health and Physical Education

SACE Stage 2

20 credits


This course involves undertaking three sports practical activities, as well as studying the three topics of exercise physiology, skill acquisition and the biomechanics of sports performance.

Course Content
Assessment
Further Info
Overview
Practical Topics
  • Basketball, volleyball, badminton (or preferred alternative)
  • Optional negotiated activity for elite-level sports students
Folio Topics
  • Energy systems and fitness components in sport
  • Training principles and methods to improve performance
  • How we learn sports skills
  • The biomechanics of sports performance
  • Investigation of a contemporary sports issue

Pathways

School Assessment

Practical Activity
50%
Folio Tasks 20%

External Assessment
Examination
30%

Delivery

Previous experience with some of the above practical sports would be beneficial.