Level 1 Sports Science

11SPS
Course Description

Teacher in Charge: Mr A. Walter

Recommended Prior Learning

A positive attitude; ability to work co-operatively within a group; a keen interest in sport, fitness and the theory of sport and fitness, or with Head of Faculty approval. 


This course covers the foundations of biomechanics, anatomy, exercise physiology, skilled performance and sports leadership. The course is a 50/50 split of practical and theory work. 

NB: This course can not be taken in the same year as Level 1 Sport & Recreation.


Faculties:

Physical Education and Health



Pathway

Level 2 Sports Science

Career Pathways

Acupuncturist, Psychologist, General Practitioner, Groundsperson, Television Presenter, Event Manager, Hunter/Trapper, Primary School Teacher, Tour Guide, Diversional Therapist, Personal Trainer/Fitness Instructor, Air Force Airman/Airwoman, Air Force Officer, Aircraft Loader, Police Officer, Army Officer, Army Soldier, Outdoor Recreation Guide/Instructor, Podiatrist, Chiropractor, Diver, Sports Coach/Official, Firefighter, Ranger, Professional Sportsperson, Security Officer/Guard, Massage Therapist, Navy Sailor, Navy Officer, Occupational Therapist, Physiotherapist, Recreation Co-ordinator, Secondary School Teacher

Credit Information
Assessment
Level
Internal or
External
Credits
L1 Literacy Credits UE Literacy Credits Numeracy Credits
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. 90963 v3 Physical Education 1.2 - Demonstrate understanding of the function of the body as it relates to the performance of physical activity
1
I
5
Y
A.S. 90964 v3 Physical Education 1.3 - Demonstrate quality movement in the performance of a physical activity
1
I
3
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. 90967 v3 Physical Education 1.6 - Demonstrate strategies to improve the performance of a physical activity and describe the outcomes
1
I
3
Y
Total Credits

Total Credits Available: 20 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 20 credits.

Pathway Tags

Acupuncturist, Psychologist, General Practitioner, Groundsperson, Television Presenter, Event Manager, Hunter/Trapper, Primary School Teacher, Tour Guide, Diversional Therapist, Personal Trainer/Fitness Instructor, Air Force Airman/Airwoman, Air Force Officer, Aircraft Loader, Police Officer, Army Officer, Army Soldier, Outdoor Recreation Guide/Instructor, Podiatrist, Chiropractor, Diver, Sports Coach/Official, Firefighter, Ranger, Professional Sportsperson, Security Officer/Guard, Massage Therapist, Navy Sailor, Navy Officer, Occupational Therapist, Physiotherapist, Recreation Co-ordinator, Secondary School Teacher


Disclaimer

Course selection will depend on the option lines and student numbers. There is no guarantee that the courses you select now will all be available for you in 2022.