L3 Exercise Science

EXS31
Course Description

Teacher in Charge: Mr S. Lockwood

Recommended Prior Learning

12 Level 1 or 2 PE, Health or Science credits


An advanced Exercise Science course requiring an in-depth understanding of critical analysis which integrates and applies knowledge from the Bio-sciences, Social Sciences, and Humanities in the study of a broad range of issues related to human movement. A high level of critical analysis skills are required. 


Topics include: Advanced Analysis and Application of Functional Anatomy & Bio-mechanics to a Physical Activity; Sport Sociology in relation to current trends and issues impacting New Zealand Society; Advanced Planning and Implementation of Training Principles & Methodology; Skill Learning and Competency in a chosen skill.

Scholarship offered.


Learning Areas:

Physical Education & Health



Contributions and Equipment/Stationery

None