SNRTCH

Senior Touch (PED)

Course Description

Teacher in Charge: J. Borland

This course involves participating in a Papakura High school touch Rugby team that will play in local modules and College Sports competitions. The ultimate aim will be to attend Touch Rugby nationals played at the end of the school year. Students who select this option MUST make themselves available to play in these competitions and MUST demonstrate a commitment to the team, by learning the kawa and Tikanga of playing team sport.


Assessment will be multi-level and will occur at the appropriate level for the student. At both Level 1, 2 and 3 there will be a minimum of 20 achievement standard credits available. Please note, the credits offered will be similar to senior Physical Education courses. Therefore, the student selecting this course will not be able to take Senior Physical Education also. 


The teams that play in the competition will be based on the makeup of the students who have entered. ideally, we will have gender-based and mixed teams participating.

Course Overview

Term 1
Practice and play. Defensive policy. Patterns to move up the field. Positioning and attack play on the 5-metre line.

Term 2
Fitness and training. Understanding the role of fitness. Developing touch specific fitness

Term 3
Skill development. Analysing a touch skill using video. Making adjustments to the technique for improved performance

Term 4
Pulling it all together for competition in weekday modules and multi-day competition including the possibility of nationals

Recommended Prior Learning

The students should have had some experience playing touch Rugby. Students must also come to the course with an appropriate standard of fitness, so that, they can safely and effectively participate in the game

Assessment Information

20 x Achievement standard credits for Level 1 Students
20 x Achievement standard credits for Level 2 Students
20 x Achievement standard credits for Level 3 Students

Pathway

This course is Achievement standard and a University recognised subject. Credits gained will count towards University entrance.

Credit Information

Total Credits Available: 60 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 60 credits.

Assessment
Description
Level
Internal or
External
Credits
L1 Literacy Credits
UE Literacy Credits
Numeracy Credits
A.S. 90962 v3
NZQA Info
Physical Education 1.1 - Participate actively in a variety of physical activities and explain factors that influence own participation
5
5
5
Level: 1
Internal or External: Internal
Credits: 5
Level 1 Literacy Credits: 0
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
Numeracy Credits: 0
A.S. 90963 v3
NZQA Info
Physical Education 1.2 - Demonstrate understanding of the function of the body as it relates to the performance of physical activity
5
5
5
Level: 1
Internal or External: Internal
Credits: 5
Level 1 Literacy Credits: Y
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
Numeracy Credits: 0
A.S. 90964 v3
NZQA Info
Physical Education 1.3 - Demonstrate quality movement in the performance of a physical activity
3
3
3
Level: 1
Internal or External: Internal
Credits: 3
Level 1 Literacy Credits: 0
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
Numeracy Credits: 0
A.S. 90966 v3
NZQA Info
Physical Education 1.5 - Demonstrate interpersonal skills in a group and explain how these skills impact on others
4
4
4
4
Level: 1
Internal or External: Internal
Credits: 4
Level 1 Literacy Credits: Y
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
Numeracy Credits: 0
A.S. 90967 v3
NZQA Info
Physical Education 1.6 - Demonstrate strategies to improve the performance of a physical activity and describe the outcomes
3
3
3
Level: 1
Internal or External: Internal
Credits: 3
Level 1 Literacy Credits: Y
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
Numeracy Credits: 0
A.S. 91328 v2
NZQA Info
Physical Education 2.2 - Demonstrate understanding of how and why biophysical principles relate to the learning of physical skills
5
5
5
Level: 2
Internal or External: Internal
Credits: 5
Level 1 Literacy Credits: Y
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
Numeracy Credits: 0
A.S. 91329 v2
NZQA Info
Physical Education 2.3 - Demonstrate understanding of the application of biophysical principles to training for physical activity
Level: 2
Internal or External: Internal
Credits: 4
Level 1 Literacy Credits: Y
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
Numeracy Credits: 0
A.S. 91330 v3
NZQA Info
Physical Education 2.4 - Perform a physical activity in an applied setting
Level: 2
Internal or External: Internal
Credits: 4
Level 1 Literacy Credits: 0
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
Numeracy Credits: 0
A.S. 91331 v2
NZQA Info
Physical Education 2.5 - Examine the significance for self, others and society of a sporting event, a physical activity, or a festival
4
4
4
Level: 2
Internal or External: Internal
Credits: 4
Level 1 Literacy Credits: Y
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
Numeracy Credits: 0
A.S. 91334 v2
NZQA Info
Physical Education 2.8 - Consistently demonstrate social responsibility through applying a social responsibility model in physical activity
3
3
3
Level: 2
Internal or External: Internal
Credits: 3
Level 1 Literacy Credits: 0
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
Numeracy Credits: 0
A.S. 91499 v2
NZQA Info
Physical Education 3.2 - Analyse a physical skill performed by self or others
3
3
3
Level: 3
Internal or External: Internal
Credits: 3
Level 1 Literacy Credits: Y
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0 *
Numeracy Credits: 0
A.S. 91501 v2
NZQA Info
Physical Education 3.4 - Demonstrate quality performance of a physical activity in an applied setting
Level: 3
Internal or External: Internal
Credits: 4
Level 1 Literacy Credits: 0
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0 *
Numeracy Credits: Y
A.S. 91502 v2
NZQA Info
Physical Education 3.5 - Examine a current physical activity event, trend, or issue and its impact on New Zealand society
Level: 3
Internal or External: Internal
Credits: 4
Level 1 Literacy Credits: Y
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 4r *
Numeracy Credits: 0
A.S. 91503 v2
NZQA Info
Physical Education 3.6 - Evaluate the use of health promotion to influence participation in physical activity
Level: 3
Internal or External: Internal
Credits: 5
Level 1 Literacy Credits: Y
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0 *
Numeracy Credits: Y
A.S. 91505 v2
NZQA Info
Physical Education 3.8 - Examine contemporary leadership principles applied in physical activity contexts
Level: 3
Internal or External: Internal
Credits: 4
Level 1 Literacy Credits: Y
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 4r *
Numeracy Credits: 0
Credit Summary
Total Credits: 60
Total Level 1 Literacy Credits: 41
Total University Entrance Literacy Credits: 8
Total Numeracy Credits: 9

Approved subject for University Entrance

Number of credits that can be used for overall endorsement: 20

Only students engaged in learning and achievement derived from Te Marautanga o Aotearoa are eligible to be awarded these subjects as part of the requirement for 14 credits in each of three subjects.

Disclaimer


The courses we offer are reviewed regularly and are subject to change.