Level 3 Sports Science - Sport Leadership & Society - Semester B

3SPSB
Course Description

Teacher in Charge: Mr A. Walter


Sports Science provides challenging learning experiences in sport and physical activity with a strong emphasis on learning through practical participation. This course includes sports leadership (coaching) and investigating the influences on their own lifetime involvement in sport.

Achievement Standard 91501 - students will need to select a sport to be assessed in from the NZQA list of Level 3 rubrics. Students who take Y13 Sports Science A (Sporting Performance) will have completed this standard in semester A.

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



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

This course is eligible for subject endorsement.

Assessment
Level
Internal or
External
Credits
L1 Literacy Credits UE Literacy Credits Numeracy Credits
A.S. 91498 v2 Physical Education 3.1 - Evaluate physical activity experiences to devise strategies for lifelong well-being
3
I
4
Y
*
Y
A.S. 91500 v2 Physical Education 3.3 - Evaluate the effectiveness of a performance improvement programme
3
I
4
Y
4r *
Y
A.S. 91501 v2 Physical Education 3.4 - Demonstrate quality performance of a physical activity in an applied setting
3
I
4
*
Y
Total Credits
Approved subject for University Entrance

Number of credits that can be used for overall endorsement: 12

* 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.

Total Credits Available: 12 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 12 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.