NCEA Level 2 High Performance Sport Sciences

12HPS
Subject Description

Teacher in Charge: Mr A. Bartrum

Prerequisite: Prior application and approval by HOD only.

High Performance Sports Science is an academic course aimed at students with a desire to achieve both Physically and Academically at the highest level.  Students who have met participation and behavioural expectations in Year 11 High Performance Sports Science or Year 11 Sports Science are able to apply for a position in the class. Students are required to have an iPad or lap top. The course covers the same standards as 12SPS (Sports Science) but the contexts will be in the students chosen sport(s). Units of work will be designed to develop students who have a passion for sport performance, with the intention of helping them achieve success both inside and outside of the classroom.




Subject Overview

Term 1
91333 Risk Management.
91334 Social Responsibility.
91328 Application of Biophysical Principles to the learning of a new skill.

Term 2
91330 Physical Activity in an applied setting.
91329 Application of Biophysical Principles to training.

Term 3
91335 Examine the implementation and outcomes of an event.

Pathway

NCEA Level 3 Outdoor Education, NCEA Level 3 Sports Science

Career Opportunities in Sports Science and Outdoor Education include;
Teaching, Coaching and Mentoring. Health related careers such and Medical Staff, Physiotherapist, Personal Trainer, Rehabiliotation Therapist, Fitness instructor. Management careers such as Administration, Events Planner/Manager, Sports Retail. Media careers such as Journalism, Photography, Writing, Broadcasting. Other related careers include Law, Research, Consulting, Counsiling, Officiating and Entrepreneur.

Contributions and Equipment/Stationery

No more than $450 for trips and activities
Lap top or Ipad


Recommended Prior Learning

Year 11 High Performance Sports Science/Sports Science.


Credit Information
Assessment
Level
Internal or
External
Credits
L1 Literacy Credits UE Literacy Credits Numeracy Credits
A.S. 91328 v2 Physical Education 2.2 - Demonstrate understanding of how and why biophysical principles relate to the learning of physical skills
2
I
5
Y
A.S. 91329 v2 Physical Education 2.3 - Demonstrate understanding of the application of biophysical principles to training for physical activity
2
I
4
Y
A.S. 91330 v3 Physical Education 2.4 - Perform a physical activity in an applied setting
2
I
4
A.S. 91333 v2 Physical Education 2.7 - Analyse the application of risk management strategies to a challenging outdoor activity
2
I
3
Y
A.S. 91334 v2 Physical Education 2.8 - Consistently demonstrate social responsibility through applying a social responsibility model in physical activity
2
I
3
A.S. 91335 v2 Physical Education 2.9 - Examine the implementation and outcome(s) of a physical activity event or opportunity
2
I
3
Y
Total Credits

Total Credits Available: 22 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 22 credits.

Disclaimer

Your selection does not guarantee course placement. Course costs and standards listed may vary.