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GCSE PE

GCSE PE – Edexcel

 

The GCSE in Physical Education will equip students with the knowledge, understanding, skills and values they need to be able to develop and maintain their performance in physical activities.  Students will also gain understanding of how physical activities benefit health.

 

Theory – 60% - assessed with 2 exam papers at the end of Y11.

Theory work to cover modules of the following:

 

Fitness and body systems

Health and Performance

Applied anatomy and physiology

Health, fitness and well being

Movement analysis

Sport psychology

Physical training

Socio-cultural influences

Use of data

Use of data

 

Practical – 40%

 

(10%) Personal Exercise Programme.

  • Planning the PEP
  • Carrying out and monitoring the PEP
  • Evaluation of the PEP

 

(30%) Skills and performance in 3 different sports (at least one must be team and at least one individual)

 

Team activities

Individual activities

Association football

Rugby League

Amateur boxing

Sculling

Badminton

 

Rugby Union

Athletics

Skiing

Basketball

 

Squash

Badminton

Snowboarding

Camogie

 

Table tennis

Canoeing

Squash

Cricket

 

Tennis

Cycling

Swimming

Dance

 

Volleyball

Dance

Table Tennis

Gaelic football

 

Blind cricket

Diving

Tennis

Handball

 

Goal Ball

Golf

Trampolining

Hockey

Powerchair football

Gymnastics

Boccia

Hurling

 

Table cricket

Equestrian

Polybat

Lacrosse

Wheelchair basketball

Kayaking

 

Netball

Wheelchair football

Rock Climbing

 

Rowing

 

Wheelchair rugby

Rowing