Sports Studies - Level 3 (Semester 1)

Course Description

Teacher in Charge: Mr G. Hyett

NB: You must select an even number of Semester Courses.

Priority to 1st and 2nd team players and high performing individual sportsman. 

For boys taking ADP3, this is the strength and conditioning time available to you to train within school time. 

This is an individualised sport and fitness based course that allows the learner to choose their learning and assessment based around the following areas.
-individual skills training programme
-individual fitness programme
-use of the sport analysis suite
-coaching and leadership opportunities inside and outside of school
-social media responsibility for 1st teams (includes filming, commentary of live stream)

You may select this option as a 1 semester or full year course. You may take this course alongside other physical education options.

Opportunities to take Physical Education Achievement Standards if you are not in PHE3, ADP3 or ODE3. 

All enquires to Mr Hyett. 

Course Overview

Term 1
Demonstrate quality performance of a physical activity in an applied setting

Term 2
Devise strategies for a physical activity outcome

Contributions and Equipment/Stationery

$50 for transport, skills based coaches, apps and specific equipment required

Credit Information
Internal or
L1 Literacy Credits UE Literacy Credits Numeracy Credits
A.S. 91501 v2 Physical Education 3.4 - Demonstrate quality performance of a physical activity in an applied setting
A.S. 91789 v2 Physical Education 3.9 - Devise strategies for a physical activity outcome
Total Credits
Approved subject for University Entrance

Number of credits that can be used for overall endorsement: 8

* 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: 8 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 8 credits.

Pathway Tags

Sports analysts, Sports media, coaching and leadership


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