Year 11 Physical Education - Under the Skin

Course Description

In this course, students develop understanding about interpersonal skills and apply them in a range of physical contexts while working together with others. Students will also learn about what makes up our basic skeletal system, developing knowledge of bones, muscles and movements that are under our skin. This is mainly a practical course.

Learning Opportunities

In this course you will need to:

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  • Interpersonal skills.
  • Interpersonal skills (skills needed to effectively work in a team/group to be successful)
  • Leadership.
  • Effective communication

  • Developing a growth mindset.
  • Functional anatomy (bones, muscles, joints and Movement of the body)
  • Effective communication 
  • Biomechanical principles and how to use them to improve sporting performance (balance/stability and Force Summation).
  • Collaboration

  • Citizenship

  • Movement skills in a range of contexts.

  • Analysis of body movements.

Resources Required

Appropriate clothes for PE (active wear), exercise book