2SPSA
This course requires 1 option.

Level 2 Sports Science - Skill Learning & Risk Management - 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 application. This course includes a two day stand up paddle boarding and mountain biking camp along with a skill learning programme focused on a sport of the student's choice.

This course provides students with the opportunity for subject endorsement if combined with the Level 2 Sports Science Semester B course.

Pathway

Contributions and Equipment/Stationery

Cost: approx $150
Days out of School: overnight stand up paddle boarding & mountain biking camp at Whangamata.


Recommended Prior Learning

A keen interest in sport, fitness, outdoor education and the theory of sport and fitness.
8 credits or more gained in Year 11 Sports Science A or Year 11 Sports Science B or with Head of Faculty approval.


Credit Information

Assessment Description
Level
Internal or
External
Credits
L1 Literacy Credits UE Literacy Credits Numeracy Credits
A.S. 91333 v2 Physical Education 2.7 - Analyse the application of risk management strategies to a challenging outdoor activity
3
3
3
3
2
I
3
Y
A.S. 91334 v2 Physical Education 2.8 - Consistently demonstrate social responsibility through applying a social responsibility model in physical activity
3
3
3
2
I
3
A.S. 91328 v2 Physical Education 2.2 - Demonstrate understanding of how and why biophysical principles relate to the learning of physical skills
5
5
5
2
I
5
Y
Total Credits
3
11
11
11
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