10 Active Lifestyles

Year 10: 1 Semester / Responsible Living

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

Pre-Requisite:  Nil

SUBJECT OVERVIEW

With the aim to inspire every student to maintain a healthy and active lifestyle throughout their lifetime. Students will learn about different physical activities appropriate throughout their entire life. They will coach younger children, engage with older community members and focus on their own interests within the local community. They will have many opportunities to jump on the mini bus and experience practical activities such as gym classes, mini golf, 10-pin bowling and surfing. They will work both independently and collaboratively to complete the associated theoretical units. Students will also gain their ‘General Principles- Coaching Accreditation’ within the course.

Topics may include

Practical and theoretical units include:

  • ageing athletes
  • activity & sports promotion
  • lifetime sports
  • fitness industry
  • coaching principles
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ASSESSMENT

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

  • practical applications
  • written assignment work
  • evaluations

Additional Information

Course Fee $80 to cover venue hire, transportation, instructors' fees and equipment hire – subject to change in 2020

Students must be prepared to forego some recess and lunch times to allow for travelling time.