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Physical education

Level: 12 Stage 2
School code: 12PEG
Year level requirements: Non compulsory
SACE code: 2PHE20
SACE credits: 20


C+ Grade in Stage 1 Physical Education and Exam or by Negotiation.

Subject descriptor:

This is a full year course with a comprehensive theory component which comprises 75% of the students course time.

Topics Covered: Exercise Physiology, Skill Acquisition and Biomechanics, Nutrition.

The Practical component (50%) will cover topics such as Basketball, Netball, Badminton, Volleyball, Touch or other negotiated sports.


There are 4 summative assessment pieces of work spread throughout the year. They take the form of assignments and physical performance checklists. Furthermore, examinations will be held at mid year and at the end of the year (30% of grade).