Level 1 Sports Science - Fundamentals & Surf Camp - Semester A

1SPSA
Course Description

Teacher in Charge: Mr A. Walter

This course covers the basics of biomechanics, exercise physiology, skilled performance, outdoor education (surfing and kayaking), and first-aid. The course is a 50/50 split of practical and theory work.

The Waihi Beach Surf Camp which is part of this course costs approx $100 and includes surfing, kayaking and first-aid.

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


Pathway

Level 2 Sports Science - Skill Learning & Risk Management - Semester A, Level 2 Sports Science - Tough Guy & Girl and Event Management - Semester B

Contributions and Equipment/Stationery

Cost: $75-100
Days out of School: Overnight camp at Waihi Beach.


Recommended Prior Learning

Achievement at the expected curriculum level in Year 10 Health and in Year 10 Physical Education; a positive attitude; ability to work co-operatively within a group; a keen interest in sport, fitness, outdoor education and the theory of sport and fitness, or with Head of Faculty approval.


Credit Information
Assessment
Level
Internal or
External
Credits
L1 Literacy Credits UE Literacy Credits Numeracy Credits
U.S. 6401 v6 Provide first aid
2
I
1
U.S. 6402 v8 Provide basic life support
1
I
1
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. 90968 v3 Physical Education 1.7 - Demonstrate, and show understanding of, responsible behaviour for safety during outdoor education activities
1
I
3
Y
Total Credits

Total Credits Available: 15 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 15 credits.

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 2021.