L2 Sport Science

L2SPSC
Course Description

Teacher in Charge: Mrs J. McGrath

This course extends the knowledge gained at L1 and focuses on modules such as Biophysical Principles, Leadership, Skill Development, Skill Performance and Risk Analysis.

Assessment is 100% internal. This means students must be able to complete assessed tasks in the workbooks within a set timeframe. Only one assessment is based on meeting a practical skill standard.


Pathway

L3 Health Studies, L3 Outdoor Education, L3 Sport Science, L3 Sports Education

Course Costs

This course fee is compulsory for all students taking L2SPSC. Activities facilitated by outside providers $40. Total $40.
Trip Fee Risk Management (Snow Camp) 2 days $350.


Required Prior Learning

Entry to L2 is dependent upon passing L1 and approval from the HOD Physical Education. Topics include Softball, Swimming, Risk Management, Basketball and Leadership; coaching junior students. Participation in College Athletics is a requirement.


Course 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. 91332 v2 Physical Education 2.6 - Evaluate leadership strategies that contribute to the effective functioning of a group
2
I
4
Y
A.S. 91333 v2 Physical Education 2.7 - Analyse the application of risk management strategies to a challenging outdoor activity
2
I
3
Y
Total Credits

Total Credits Available: 20 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 20 credits.