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Physical Education (B)

Level: 10
School code: 10PEB
Year level requirements: Non compulsory


C grade or better at Year 9 level.

Subject descriptor:

Students can choose to complete one semester (either A or B) or a full year (A and B) of PE.

The aims and objectives of each Physical Education Course are:

  • To provide scope for skill development
  • To develop in students a positive attitude towards themselves and physical activity
  • To develop knowledge and understanding about physical activity
  • To develop appropriate social skills

Activities in this course include:

  • Badminton
  • Basketball
  • Golf
  • Touch
  • Table Tennis

Students will also work in a group to present a coaching session for the class on a sport of their choice.

Further information

There will be a theory component to the course. Topics covered include;

  • Biomechanics
  • Skill Development
  • Body Systems
  • Energy Systems
  • Fitness and Performance

Students will be assessed and will need to pass this section of the course.

If a student fails the Theory Component of the course, the maximum grade that can be achieved is a ‘C’ grade.