12 Sports Science

12PSS
Course Description

Teacher in Charge: Ms C. McConachie

Recommended Prior Learning

Satisfactory completion of Year 11 Sports Science or HOD approval.


The Year 12 Sports Science course includes:

  • An optional 3 day experience at Motutapu Outdoor Education Centre. This trip includes students participating in a range of outdoor activities, including kayaking, high ropes, stand up paddle boarding, confidence course and group challenges.
  • Learning about anatomy, biomechanics and skill learning, relating to Volleyball.
  • Improving student’s practical performance and social responsibility in Ultimate Frisbee and any chosen sport.
  • Develop and apply group processes through a range of team activities.
  • Plan and run a physical activity event

Learning Areas:

Physical Education & Health


Assessment Policy & Procedures
Pathway

13 Sports Science, 13 Sports Studies

Tertiary education in - Physical Education, Physiotherapy, Medicine, Occupational therapy, 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.

Course Costs and Equipment/ Stationery requirements

Optional Activities - Motutapu Outdoor Education experience ( approx cost $400), Tough Girl / Tough Guy Challenge ( approx cost $65 ).


Pathway Tags

Health and Fitness Centres, Recreation Centres, Regional Sports Trusts, Coaching and Sports Management, Sports Psychology, National Sport Foundations, Public Health Organisations


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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.