NCEA Level 2 Sports Science

12SPS
Subject Description

Teacher in Charge: Mr A. Bartrum

Sports Science

Prerequisite: 12 credits in Level 1 Sport Science, must include 1.2 and 12 credits in Level 1 English (Reading & Writing, Speaking not included), and 12 credits in Level 1 Science or HOD approval.




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

Field trips; Camps; Hire of some equipment $100 (max.)

Lap top or Ipad


Recommended Prior Learning

Year 11 High Performance Sports Science or Year 11 Sports Science.


Credit Information

This course is eligible for subject endorsement.

This course is approved for University Entrance.

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.

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