Year 10 Advanced Physical Education

Subject Description

Teacher in Charge: Mr D. Shelford

Recommended Prior Learning

Must have achieved within the level or above in four or more Physical Education units at Year 9.

This is an option that runs over two terms and the students participate in APE three times per week. This course is designed to take a closer look at topics such as: anatomy, physiology, skill acquisition, and methods of training. This option will greatly assist those students looking at opting into senior levels of Physical Education.

Topics Covered:

  • Anatomy and Physiology
  • Personal Training Programme (Design and Completion)
  • Motor Learning and Skill Acquisition Unit
  • Research Topic
  • Biomechanics


Physical Education


NCEA Level 1 Sport Science