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Subject selection - PDHPE

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  2. 2. SUBJECTS OFFERED<br />1. Sport:(Compulsory) <br />2. Sport, Lifestyle & Recreation:SLR (Elective) <br />Two courses:<br />a) 1 Unit SLR – 3 periods per week<br />b) 2 Unit SLR – 6 periods per week<br />3. PDHPE 2 Unit:(Elective) – 6 periods per week<br />
  3. 3. SENIOR SPORT<br />Sport is a Department of Education requirement.<br />All students must participate in sport to a satisfactory level.<br />3 periods per week with the entire year group.<br />There is only a satisfactory or unsatisfactory level of <br /> achievement.<br />All students who are unsatisfactory in Yr 11 may <br />jeopardise their progression to year 12.<br />
  4. 4. SPORT, LIFESTYLE& RECREATION<br /><ul><li>This course can be studied as a one or two unit subject
  5. 5. SLR is a non-ATARsubject.
  6. 6. 1 Unit = 3 periods of study per week.
  7. 7. 2 Unit = 6 periods of study per week.
  8. 8. Both a theory (30%) and practical (70%) based subject – not just sport.</li></li></ul><li>SPORT, LIFESTYLE& RECREATION<br /><ul><li>Within this course the class selects 2 - 3 (1 Unit) and 6 - 12 (2 Unit) topics over 2 years from a list of 15 different areas e.g.:</li></ul>* Games and Sports * Aquatics<br />* Individual Games and Sports * Athletics<br />* First Aid and Sport Injuries * Dance <br />* Sports Administration * Fitness <br />* Outdoor Recreation * Gymnastics<br />* Resistance Training * Healthy Lifestyle<br />* Sports Coaching and Training<br />* Social Perspectives of <br /> Games and Sports <br />
  9. 9. 2 UNIT PDHPE OVERVIEW<br />This is an ATARsubject.<br />Theoretical based subject where students study and explore a range of practical and health related concepts.<br />The only practical that is involved is based around laboratories and testing of biomechanical, fitness and skill acquisition principles.<br />HSC exam is a 3 hour written examination<br />
  10. 10. 2 UNIT PDHPE PRELIMINARY HSC<br />The Preliminary HSC course consists of two core modules representing 60% of course time. An options component representing 40% of course time includes four options of which students are to study two.<br />CORE STRANDS (60%)<br /><ul><li> Better Health for Individuals (30%)
  11. 11. The Body in Motion (30%)</li></ul>OPTIONS (40%)<br />Select two of the following options:<br /><ul><li> First Aid (20%)
  12. 12.  Composition and Performance (20%)
  13. 13.  Fitness Choices (20%)
  14. 14.  Outdoor Recreation (20%)</li></li></ul><li>2 UNIT PDHPE HSC<br />The HSC course consists of two core modules representing 60% of course time. An options component representing 40% of course time includes five options of which students are to study two.<br />CORE STRANDS (60%)<br /><ul><li> Health Priorities in Australia (30%)
  15. 15. Factors Affecting Performance (30%)</li></ul>OPTIONS (40%)<br />Select two of the following options:<br /><ul><li> The Health of Young People (20%)
  16. 16.  Sport and Physical Activity in Australian Society (20%)
  17. 17. Sports Medicine (20%)
  18. 18. Improving Performance (20%)
  19. 19. Equity and Health (20%)</li></li></ul><li>POTENTIAL CAREER PATHWAYS<br />PDHPE Teacher<br />Physiotherapist <br />General Practitioner<br />Sports Scientist<br />Personal Trainer<br />Coach<br />Referee<br />Sports Administrator<br />Swim School Instructor<br />Outdoor Recreation<br />Leisure and Recreational Studies<br />Health Promotion Officer<br />Life Guard<br />Fireman<br />Group Fitness Instructor<br />Naturopath<br />Nutritionist<br />Dietician<br />Pharmacist<br />Sports Manager<br />Dance Instructor<br />Paramedic and more!<br />
  20. 20. UNIVERSITY OPPORTUNITIES<br />Studying PDHPE and/or SLR will give you an advantage in many courses offered at University in the Health, Sport and Fitness field. Some of which include;<br /><ul><li> Bachelor of Health and Fitness Management
  21. 21. Bachelor of Sport Science
  22. 22. Bachelor of Applied Science (Physiotherapy)
  23. 23. Bachelor of Health and Movement
  24. 24. Bachelor of Science in Public Health
  25. 25. Bachelor of Health Science (Nursing, Education, Community Studies) etc, etc, etc</li></ul>(Please note – it is important to speak to FVHS Careers Advisor for specific prerequisites for all university courses. This may have a large impact on your subject selections) <br />
  26. 26. TAFE & FURTHER STUDY OPPORTUNITIES<br />Studying PDHPE and/or SLR will give you an advantage in many courses offered at TAFE, private institutions and other nation wide courses. Some of which are included below;<br />Western Sydney TAFE Courses;<br /><ul><li> Certificate III and IV in Fitness
  27. 27. Diploma in Fitness
  28. 28. Certificate I-IV in Outdoor Rec.
  29. 29. Diploma in Outdoor Rec.
  30. 30. Diploma in Remedial Massage
  31. 31. Statement of Attainment in Foundations of Anatomy
  32. 32. Certificate IV in Massage</li></ul>Other private courses;<br /><ul><li>Austswim Instructor Qualification
  33. 33. Sports Management Courses</li></ul>and many more<br />
  34. 34. NEED MORE INFORMATION?<br />If you are interested in studying either 2 Unit PDHPEor Sport Lifestyle and Recreation and want more detailed information about what you will be studying in Year 11 and 12, simply click on the following links to explore the syllabus!<br />2 UNIT PDHPE PRELIMINARY AND HSC SYLLABUS<br />1 AND 2 UNIT SLR SYLLABUS<br />OR<br />
  35. 35. NEED MORE INFORMATION?<br />Ask Mr. Karam or any PDHPE teacher over the next few days or during Health classes; or<br />Log onto Moodle and click on the PDHPE/Year 10 page and revisit this PowerPoint presentation again in your own time and read the accompanying information sheets; or<br />Write down a list of questions and ask Mr. Karam at Subject Selection Evening  <br />
  36. 36. QUESTIONS?<br />If you have any questions, please either see MrKaram or speak to any PDHPE teacher  <br />