Stage 2 – Year 12

SACE Credits

20

Does this subject include an exam?

No

Prerequisite(s)

Successful completion of at least one Semester of Stage 1 PE recommended.

Course Contents

The course consists of three focus areas:

  • In Movement: Through movement experiences, students must engage in thoughtful participation where internal reflection and articulation of learning progress can be established
  • Through Movement: Education ‘through’ physical activity is about students using movement to achieve the goals of 21st-century education, including personal, intellectual and social skill development.
  • About Movement: Education ‘about’ physical activity enables students to develop theoretical knowledge to understand the richness and diversity of movement experiences.

Learning Requirements

In this subject, students are expected to:

  • apply knowledge and understanding of movement concepts and strategies in physical activity using subject-specific terminology
  • apply feedback and implement strategies to improve participation and/or performance in physical activity
  • reflect on and evaluate participation and/or performance improvement
  • apply communication and collaborative skills in physical activity contexts
  • analyse and evaluate evidence related to physical activity
  • evaluate implemented strategies and make recommendations for future directions

Pathways

Provides essential background for the study of Physical Education and Sports Science as well as TAFE Recreation and Sport courses.