NCEA Level 3 Practical Physical Education
Teacher in Charge: Mr D. Shelford
This is a practical based Level 3 NCEA course with a focus on self management, participation, fitness and performance in a variety of physical activities. It is made up of both unit and achievement standards and is targeted at students who have an interest in being active, team work and getting fit. Students will be encouraged to develop knowledge and skills that will lead them to be more resourceful, self-reliant and responsible.
This course is constructed to have 70% practical and 30% theory based lessons. It is made up of internal Achievement and Unit Standards.
Recommended Prior Learning
Satisfactory completion of Level 2 or at the HOD’s discretion.
Participation in a RLHS sports team is highly recommended.
Total Credits Available: 17 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 17 credits.
Further assessment opportunities will not be offered for this standard inline with NZQA guidelines
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.