09 Health and Physical Education Girls

Year 9: 2 Semesters / Responsible Living

Australian Curriculum Website:  https://www.australiancurriculum.edu.au/f-10-curriculum/health-and-physical-education/

Pre-Requisite:  Nil


This course provides the opportunity for students to develop their skills and knowledge in physical activity, making positive choices and developing positive relationships. The emphasis will be on collaborative work and positive communication to enhance their health and wellbeing.

Topics may include

Practical topics may include:

  • minor games
  • athletics
  • batting and fielding
  • court divided games
  • field invasion games
  • court invasion games
  • rhythmic movement
  • individual sports

Theory components may include:

  • fitness components and testing
  • body esteem
  • analysis of sports
  • drug and alcohol education


Students are assessed against the health and physical education Australian Curriculum achievement standards.

  • practical applications
  • written assignments
  • class participation

Additional Information

Students must wear the Heathfield High School Physical Education uniform in all practical lessons.