10 Health & Physical Education A - Elective Semester 1

Students will learn about the importance of movement and physical activity, and develop an understanding of personal, social and community health.

Practical units include: Invasion Games, Net/Wall Games, Target Games, Striking/Fielding Games, Fitness, Sport Education (roles in sport).

Practical topics will allow students to; learn through movement, understand movement, and move the body.

Health units include: Health Benefits of Physical Activity, Sport Psychology, Introduction to Skill Acquisition and Biomechanics.

Health topics will allow students to; communicate and interact for health and well-being, contribute to healthy and active communities, and be healthy, safe and active. Assessment will focus on Stage 1 PE requirements of learning in, through and about movement.