Year 11 Physical Education - Body and Mind

Course Description

In this course students develop understanding about factors that influence peoples’ participation in physical activity. They will also experience a range of different ways to be active. This course will also look at issues in sport and how to look at these issues from a critical perspective. This course would suit students who enjoy being active, looking deeper into issues in sport and critical thinking.

Learning Opportunities

In this course you will need to:

Develop these skills:Explore this content:
  • Interpersonal skills.
  • Sociology = analysing a current issue within sport, e.g. limited coverage of womens’ sports.
  • Developing a growth mindset. 
  • Physical activities and influencing factors = practical involvement and looking at why we enjoy some activities more than others.
  • Effective communication.

  • Collaboration. 

  • Citizenship. 

  • Movement skills in a range of contexts.

Resources Required

Appropriate clothes for PE (active wear), exercise book