L2 Exercise Science

EXS21
Course Description

Teacher in Charge: Mr S. Lockwood

An Exercise Science course that integrates and develops a knowledge and understanding of the critical thinking skills involved in exploring the Bio-sciences, Social Sciences, and Humanities in a broad range of issues related to human movement. 


Topics include: application of functional anatomy & bio-mechanics to a physical activity, sport sociology, training principles & methodology, sport psychology, and akill learning and competency in a chosen skill.


Pathway

L3 Exercise Science

Contributions and Equipment/Stationery

None


Recommended Prior Learning

12 credits from EXS11, HED11 or Level 1 Science


Standards Available

This course is eligible for subject endorsement.

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. 91331 v2 Physical Education 2.5 - Examine the significance for self, others and society of a sporting event, a physical activity, or a festival
2
I
4
Y
Total Credits

Total Credits Available: 17 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 17 credits.