Year 11 Physical Education - B - Body and Mind

Course Description

Teacher in Charge: N. Howes

You will learn about: Exercise programmes, Sociology, Physical Activities and influencing factors, in a mostly practical setting

It is recommended you take this course with 11PED A, to create a full year of 11PED knowledge

12PED expands on all these topics and Links to 12 Health Education

This can be taken alongside all other 11PED courses.

1/2 of the course is practical, this is mainly in Term 4. 

Course content:

  • Sociology = analysing a current issue within sport, e.g. limited coverage of women's sports
  • Physical activities and influencing factors = practical involvement and looking at why we enjoy some activities more than others

This course would suit students who enjoy being active, looking deeper into issues in sport and critical thinking.


Year 12 Health Education, Year 12 Physical Education

Contributions and Equipment

Appropriate PE gear (no PE uniform for senior PE)
An exercise book or organised folder

Recommended Prior Learning

Open entry
Willingness to participate practically