10 Health and Sports Science

Year 10: 1 Semesters / Responsible Living

Australian Curriculum Website:  https://www.australiancurriculum.edu.au/f-10-curriculum/mathematics/

Pre-Requisite:  Nil


Teachers negotiate with the class about the types of fitness activities they would like to build into the course. The students will use different fitness tests to identify strengths and weaknesses to improve on. The Year 10 SHine program will also be an integral part of this course. It covers decision making, student wellbeing, problem solving and sexual health.

Topics may include

  • relationships
  • sports ethics
  • sexual health
  • fitness testing
  • lifestyle choices
  • reflective journals


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.