12PHP

12 Physical Health Programme

Although next year timetables are yet to be finalised, course selection is now finished. Any changes to student courses will now take place in January.

Course Description

Teacher in Charge: Ms C. McConachie

In this course students will:

  • Participate in a Leadership Unit, which focuses on developing leadership and communication skills.
  • Participate in summer and winter sport options.
  • Develop personal fitness and a positive attitude towards being physical active for life long well being.
  • Participate in units covering Sexuality, Careers, and Keeping Ourselves Safe
  • Complete an 8 hour Red Cross First Aid Course.

This is a compulsory course.

Course Costs and Equipment/ Stationery requirements

Students need to bring their own sports clothes / sports shoes to change into for every PE lesson.
When swimming, students need to bring their own swimming togs, towel, swimming cap and goggles.

Assessment Information

Students will have the opportunity to gain 2 Unit Standards credits on completion of a First Aid Course.

Pathway

Tertiary education in - Physical Education, Physiotherapy, Teaching, Sports Science, Nutrition, Recreation and Leisure. Careers in - Health and Fitness Centres, Recreation Centres, Regional Sports Trusts, Coaching and Sports Management, Sports Psychology, National Sport Foundations, Public Health Organisations.

Credit Information

Total Credits Available: 2 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 2 credits.

Assessment
Description
Level
Internal or
External
Credits
L1 Literacy Credits
UE Literacy Credits
Numeracy Credits
U.S. 6401 v6
NZQA Info
Provide first aid
1
1
1
Level: 2
Internal or External: Internal
Credits: 1
Level 1 Literacy Credits: 0
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
Numeracy Credits: 0
U.S. 6402 v8
NZQA Info
Provide basic life support
1
1
1
Level: 1
Internal or External: Internal
Credits: 1
Level 1 Literacy Credits: 0
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
Numeracy Credits: 0
Credit Summary
Total Credits: 2
Total Level 1 Literacy Credits: 0
Total University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
Total Numeracy Credits: 0

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Disclaimer

We aim to enable every student to have the course that they prefer, however, some courses have limited places or pre-requisits that may restrict the student's choice.