3SPSA
This course requires 1 option.

Level 3 Sports Science - Sporting Performance - Semester A

Course Description

Teacher in Charge: Adam Walter

Sports Science provides challenging learning experiences in sport and physical activity with a strong emphasis on learning through practical participation. This course includes sporting technique (biomechanics, anatomy and video analysis) and practical sporting performance.

If you are intending for this to be a University approved subject, you must take both Semester A and B of this course.

Pathway

Recommended Prior Learning

A minimum of 6 credits gained in Year 12 Sports Science A or Year 12 Sports Science B or with Head of Faculty approval. A keen interest in sport and the science of sport and fitness. A sound level of literacy is required.


Credit Information

Assessment Description
Level
Internal or
External
Credits
L1 Literacy Credits UE Literacy Credits Numeracy Credits
A.S. 91501 v2 Physical Education 3.4 - Demonstrate quality performance of a physical activity in an applied setting
3
I
4
*
Y
A.S. 91499 v2 Physical Education 3.2 - Analyse a physical skill performed by self or others
3
3
3
3
I
3
Y
*
Total Credits

Approved subjects for University Entrance

Number of credits that can be used for overall endorsment: 7

* Only students engaged in learning and achievement derived from Te Marautanga o Aotearoa are eligible to be awarded these subjects as part of the requirement for 14 credits in each of three subjects.

7
3
7
 Construction & Infrastructure
 Manufacturing & Technology
 Primary Industries
 Services Industries
 Social & Community Services
 Creative Industries