The GCSE Physical Education course is designed to:
We aim to ensure the teaching of the theory elements to arise from and during the practical activities as much as possible.
The aims of the course:
SUMMARY OF ASSESEMENTS
Unit 1: Factors affecting exercise, performance, health, well-being and lifestyle choices
Written Paper: 1 hour 30 minutes
100 marks (80 UMS)
Section A (20%)
Compulsory questions to test knowledge and understanding of physical fitness its assessments and factors affecting participation, provision and performance in sporting, health and wellbeing activities.
Section B (20%)
Compulsory questions to test knowledge and understanding of physical, psychological and tactical / technical factors that have an influence on performance, health and well-being.
Unit 2: Performance in Physical Education (60%)]
Practical Controlled Assessments ( 4 different activities, 15% for each)120 marks (120 UMS)