Level 1 Physical Education


Subject: Physical Education Level 1

Level: Year 11/NCEA Level 1

Code: PED1

Entry Guidelines: None

Course Description:

Physical Education Level 1 encourages students to explore how physical activity can positively influence well-being and to understand how the body functions during movement. Movement and interpersonal skills are further developed in physical activities including badminton, touch rugby, aquatics, personal training, and in a variety of team pursuits. The course lays the foundation for further study in this subject area. Assessment is through achievement standards, with 17 credits available during the year. Level 1 Physical Education is entirely internally assessed.

Future Pathways:

Level 2 Physical Education and Level 2 Outdoor Education

Cost: $9 for the student workbook & $20 for aquatics

Course Outline:

The attached course outline shows the possible course layout and associated internal achievement standards.