3PED

Level 3 Physical Education*

Course Description

This programme is designed for each student to apply knowledge to find out what works for them as an individual. Through hands-on experience each student will explore what works for them, e.g. for fitness training - each student will explore what motivates them to train, what type of training works for them, etc. 

The PHYSICAL and the EDUCATION is connected through a fairly even mix of practical and classroom based lessons.

Learning Opportunities

In this course you will need to:

Develop these skills:Explore this content:
  • Interpersonal skills.
  • Physical activities and how they impact your wellbeing.
  • Leadership.
  • Personal well-being.
  • Developing a growth mindset. 
  • Sporting skills improvement.
  • Effective communication. 
  • Fitness training improvement.
  • Collaboration.
  • Motor skills appraisal.
  • Self Management.
  • Sociology.
  • Critical thinking.
  • Motor skill learning.
  • Report writing skills.
  • Psychological skills.
  • Understanding of personal well-being.

  • Maintaining a log book.

  • Looking for trends.


Resources Required

Organised folder and refill or a workbook
Appropriate PE gear

Credit Information

This course is eligible for subject endorsement.

This course is approved for University Entrance.

Total Credits Available: 19 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 19 credits.

Assessment
Description
Level
Internal or
External
Credits
L1 Literacy Credits
UE Literacy Credits
Numeracy Credits
A.S. 91498 v2
NZQA Info
Physical Education 3.1 - Evaluate physical activity experiences to devise strategies for lifelong well-being
Level: 3
Internal or External: Internal
Credits: 4
Level 1 Literacy Credits: Y
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0 *
Numeracy Credits: Y
A.S. 91499 v2
NZQA Info
Physical Education 3.2 - Analyse a physical skill performed by self or others
3
3
3
Level: 3
Internal or External: Internal
Credits: 3
Level 1 Literacy Credits: Y
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0 *
Numeracy Credits: 0
A.S. 91500 v2
NZQA Info
Physical Education 3.3 - Evaluate the effectiveness of a performance improvement programme
Level: 3
Internal or External: Internal
Credits: 4
Level 1 Literacy Credits: Y
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 4r *
Numeracy Credits: Y
A.S. 91501 v2
NZQA Info
Physical Education 3.4 - Demonstrate quality performance of a physical activity in an applied setting
Level: 3
Internal or External: Internal
Credits: 4
Level 1 Literacy Credits: 0
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0 *
Numeracy Credits: Y
A.S. 91502 v2
NZQA Info
Physical Education 3.5 - Examine a current physical activity event, trend, or issue and its impact on New Zealand society
Level: 3
Internal or External: Internal
Credits: 4
Level 1 Literacy Credits: Y
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 4r *
Numeracy Credits: 0
Credit Summary
Total Credits: 19
Total Level 1 Literacy Credits: 15
Total University Entrance Literacy Credits: 8
Total Numeracy Credits: 12

Approved subject for University Entrance

Number of credits that can be used for overall endorsement: 19

This course is University approved and will allow you to meet the requirements for University Entrance.