PE Studies 2: Performance Activities

Course code EDUC1015Units 10Level 1000Faculty of Education and ArtsSchool of Education

Students will apply movement principles and develop skill competencies and teaching techniques across a range of core physical activities. Specifically, students will examine the areas of dance and gymnastics.

Not available in 2014

Previously offered in 2008, 2007, 2006, 2005, 2004
ObjectivesUpon completion of this course, students will be expected to:

1) demonstrate skill competencies relating to a range of dance and gymnastics physical activities;
2) display a capacity to apply appropriate teaching/coaching strategies to dance and gymnastics;
3) demonstrate an understanding of the safety issues regarding school-aged participation in these activities.
ContentThis course focuses on performance activites relevant to dance and gymnastics. Students will participate in practical tutorials to develop skills and confidence in a range of dance and gymnastics activities.
Replacing Course(s)HUBS1507 Foundations of Health and Physical Education - which incorporates HUBS1502 Philosophical Foundations of Physical Education and PUBH1060 Health 1A.
TransitionTransitional Arrangements will be managed on a case by case basis according to the needs of the student.
Industrial Experience0
Assumed KnowledgeEDUC1014
Modes of DeliveryInternal Mode
Teaching MethodsTutorial
Assessment Items
Examination: FormalAssignment 3: (40%) This final examination will consist of written answers and select response questions. It will examine the students' theoretical knowledge of the topics studied throughout the semester.
Other: (please specify)Assignment 2: (35%) Performance of skills related to course outcomes.
Presentations - GroupAssignment 1: (25%) Group presentation consisting of peer teaching.
Contact HoursTutorial: for 2 hour(s) per Week for 12 weeks
Tutorial: for 2 hour(s) per Week for Full Term
Compulsory Components
Requisite by EnrolmentThis course is only available to students enrolled in the Bachelor of Teaching/Bachelor of Health and Physical Education program.