In Physical Education A Level, learners will explore the academic aspects of physical education, sport and health, as well as reflecting on their own performance to critically analyse and evaluate practice.
The course will examine a breadth of theoretical areas including the scientific, socio-cultural and practical aspects of physical education through which learners will develop their knowledge, understanding and skills. Students will learn through both classroom and practical settings and seek to develop their appreciation of human performance as it relates to the world of sport and fitness.
- Applied anatomy and physiology
- Skill acquisition
- Sport and society
- Exercise physiology
- Biomechanical movement
- Sport psychology
- Contemporary issues in sport
- Practical performance in physical activity and sport & performance analysis
30% Practical Performance Assessments and Coursework