Not currently offered
Course code

EDUC2515

Units

10 units

Level

2000 level

Course handbook

Description

This elective course examines a range of individual practical pursuits that are incorporated in the Physical Education domain of the K-6 syllabus. Emphasis is given to promoting healthy lifestyles especially through recreational (non-competitive) practical activities.


Availability

Not currently offered.

This Course was last offered in Semester 2 - 2020.


Learning outcomes

On successful completion of the course students will be able to:

1. Demonstrate skill and competency relating to a range of individual/recreational practical activities in a recreational camp setting;

2. Understand the legal and safety issues regarding primary-aged participation in specific practical activities;

3. Display competent planning and organisational skills;

4. Understand current issues in relation to primary school physical education and sport.


Content

  • Major activities may comprise:
  • Athletics
  • Aquatics
  • Outdoor Education pursuits (e.g. camping, orienteering)
  • Gymnastics
  • Physical Fitness

Requisites

For students who commenced in the program in 2016 onwards, enrolment in this course is dependent on successful completion of the teacher education admission milestone:

- Three HSC band 5s (including one in English) or

- 80 units of UON courses or

- Regulatory authority approved comparable pathways.

Enrolment in this course is dependent on meeting the teacher education admission milestone of successful completion of

- Three HSC band 5s (including one in English) or

- 80 units of UoN courses or

- Regulatory authority approved comparable pathways or

- Commencement in the program pre 2016


Assumed knowledge

PUBH2030 (Callaghan / Port Macquarie students)


Assessment items

Practical Demonstration: Task 1 - Physical Fitness Circuit

Proposal / Plan: Task 2 - Lesson Plan

In Term Test: Examination


Compulsory Requirements

In order to pass this course, each student must complete ALL of the following compulsory requirements:

General Course Requirements:

  • Field Study: There is a compulsory attendance requirement in this course. - Attendance at the camp is a mandatory course component.
  • Integrated Learning Session: There is a compulsory attendance requirement in this course. - A minimum of 80% attendance is required to pass the course