L1 Physical Education

Course Description

Teacher in Charge: Mrs M. Wilson

Prior Learning & Prerequisites

Students with an interest and passion in Physical Education should choose this subject.

Level 1 Physical Education

We want students who enjoy being active and love the challenge of trying new sports.  Do you want to meet new people and learn how to work in a team by improving your communication and developing your leadership skills, then this is the course for you!

You will be developing your knowledge and skills in the following topics:  Performance development in a range of different and challenging activities, developing your interpersonal skills through Ultimate and Touch, actively participating in a variety of Physical and Outdoor activities, analysing these risks and keeping yourself safe. 

You will be involved in a variety of activities which will improve your skills in communication, problem solving, self management, independent work and study and importantly understanding more about yourself, others and society.

We have an Outdoor Education Trip organised for this course.

Learning Areas:

2022 Level 1 Courses

Assessment Policy & Procedures

L2 Physical Education - Leadership

Career Pathways

Massage Therapist, Nanny/Child Carer, Navy Sailor, Navy Officer, Osteopath, Physiotherapist, Private Teacher/Tutor, Recreation Co-ordinator, Fabrication Engineer, Youth Worker, Bus Driver, Secondary School Teacher, Teacher Aide, Intelligence Officer, Chiropractor, Trainer, Coachbuilder/Trimmer, Interpreter, Diversional Therapist, Personal Trainer/Fitness Instructor, Registered Nurse, Sports Coach/Official, Air Force Airman/Airwoman, Air Force Officer, Aircraft Maintenance Engineer, Early Childhood Teacher, Teacher of English to Speakers of Other Languages (ESOL), Army Officer, Army Soldier, Firefighter, Professional Sportsperson, Collision Repair Technician, Automotive Electrician, Automotive Technician, Automotive Refinisher, Baker, Helicopter Pilot, Primary School Teacher, Kaiwhakaako Māori

Contributions and Equipment/Stationery

Full set of PE Mufti gear and sports shoes for each practical session.
Chromebook required per 2021 BYOD policy.


Selection of a course does not guarantee entry into the course. Courses may not run due to low numbers and timetable clashes may occur. In both of these situations, the student will be consulted about alternative courses during the Course Confirmation process.