Level 3 Physical Education

Subject Description

Teacher in Charge: Mr J. Hammond

Recommended Prior Learning

- 13 credits from 2PED in Achievement Standards PE 2.2, PE 2.3. PE 2.6 + L2 literacy


- 13 credits in 2HEA


by negotiation with Mr Hammond. 

The aims are for students to develop motor skills through movement, acquire knowledge around the biophysical aspects of movement, and develop positive attitudes towards physical activity. They will develop an understanding and think critically about factors that influence their own physical activity and promote the health and wellbeing of a group of people.

This is a UE approved subject.

Learning Areas:

Hauora Me Mahi Tīnana - Health and Physical Education

Career Pathways

Massage Therapist, Medical Laboratory Technician, Radiation Therapist, Nanny/Child Carer, Navy Sailor, Navy Officer, Occupational Therapist, Osteopath, Physiotherapist, Tertiary Lecturer, Private Teacher/Tutor, Recreation Co-ordinator, Radiation Oncologist, Youth Worker, Outdoor Recreation Guide/Instructor, Secondary School Teacher, Social Worker, Teacher Aide, Television Presenter, Clinical Physiologist, Physician, Surgeon, Counsellor, Midwife, Psychotherapist, Career Consultant, Dental Assistant, Podiatrist, Chiropractor, Medical Laboratory Scientist, Dental Technician, Psychologist, Trainer, Community Karitāne, Community Development Worker, Oral Health Therapist, Acupuncturist, Dentist, Diagnostic Radiologist, Dietitian, Personal Trainer/Fitness Instructor, Registered Nurse, Workplace Relations Adviser, Sports Coach/Official, General Practitioner, Air Force Airman/Airwoman, Gynaecologist/Obstetrician, Air Force Officer, Psychiatrist, Paramedic, Early Childhood Teacher, Pathologist, Human Resources Adviser, Teacher of English to Speakers of Other Languages (ESOL), Environmental/Public Health Officer, Police Officer, Army Officer, Army Soldier, Firefighter, Ranger, Professional Sportsperson, Audiologist/Audiometrist, Health and Safety Inspector, Groundsperson, Health and Safety Adviser, Biomedical Engineer, Health Promoter, Biomedical Technician, Health Services Manager, Biosecurity Officer, Health Care Assistant, Naturopath, Support Worker, Primary School Teacher, Kaiwhakaako Māori