11SPS

Level 1 Sport Science

Course Description

Teacher in Charge: Mr J. Robinson

This is an academic course and incorporates elements of Sport Science and Outdoor Education. Students will learn about biophysical factors such as Functional Anatomy, Exercise Physiology and Biomechanics within the context of Basketball. Students will devise strategies for improvement in Touch Rugby and gain an understanding of motor skill learning principles. Students will gain understanding of how society influences our participation in a variety of activities. Students will demonstrate safe behaviour in a tramp, river crossing and outdoor experience in Karangahake Gorge and take action to influence others and encourage them to be more active. This course requires a good level of literacy and application of Scientific topics such as Biology and Physics.


Course Overview

Term 1
Demonstrate safe behaviour in the outdoors- Karangahake Gorge Trip
Functional Anatomy, Biomechanics, Exercise Physiology- Basketball

Term 2
Great Games-Meeting the needs of others
Societal Influences of physical activity

Term 3
Societal Influences of physical activity- continued
Motor Skill Learning- Touch Rugby

Pathway

Contributions and Equipment/Stationery

$280

Credit Information

This course is eligible for subject endorsement.

This course is approved for University Entrance.

Total Credits Available: 20 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 20 credits.

Assessment
Description
Level
Internal or
External
Credits
L1 Literacy Credits
UE Literacy Credits
Numeracy Credits
A.S. 90963 v3
NZQA Info
Physical Education 1.2 - Demonstrate understanding of the function of the body as it relates to the performance of physical activity
5
5
5
5
Level: 1
Internal or External: Internal
Credits: 5
Level 1 Literacy Credits: Y
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
Numeracy Credits: 0
A.S. 90964 v3
NZQA Info
Physical Education 1.3 - Demonstrate quality movement in the performance of a physical activity
3
3
3
Level: 1
Internal or External: Internal
Credits: 3
Level 1 Literacy Credits: 0
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
Numeracy Credits: 0
A.S. 90965 v3
NZQA Info
Physical Education 1.4 - Demonstrate understanding of societal influences on physical activity and the implications for self and others
4
4
4
Level: 1
Internal or External: Internal
Credits: 4
Level 1 Literacy Credits: Y
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
Numeracy Credits: 0
A.S. 90967 v3
NZQA Info
Physical Education 1.6 - Demonstrate strategies to improve the performance of a physical activity and describe the outcomes
3
3
3
Level: 1
Internal or External: Internal
Credits: 3
Level 1 Literacy Credits: Y
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
Numeracy Credits: 0
A.S. 90968 v3
NZQA Info
Physical Education 1.7 - Demonstrate, and show understanding of, responsible behaviour for safety during outdoor education activities
Level: 1
Internal or External: Internal
Credits: 3
Level 1 Literacy Credits: Y
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
Numeracy Credits: 0
A.S. 90969 v3
NZQA Info
Physical Education 1.8 - Take purposeful action to assist others to participate in physical activity
2
2
2
Level: 1
Internal or External: Internal
Credits: 2
Level 1 Literacy Credits: 0
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
Numeracy Credits: 0
Credit Summary
Total Credits: 20
Total Level 1 Literacy Credits: 15
Total University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
TotalNumeracy Credits: 0