Mt Albert Grammar School Mt Albert Grammar School

13 Performance Physical Ed. 1

Course Description

Teacher in Charge: Jessica Wilson.


At least 15 credits in Level 2 PE Performance (12PF1).

Including Merit 2.8 Social Responsibility (91334) and Achieved in 2.5 Significance of a sporting Event (91331)

OR HoD approval

This course is designed to further extend your knowledge and understanding of physical education concepts. If you are interested in a future pathway in the sports science/health/fitness industry this course is for you! 

Students will develop their understanding of Physical Education concepts through the following units of work;

  • Students will design a training programme using a variety of strategies to train for a 3 day Surf Camp at the end of Term 1. 
  • Students will complete a performance improvement programme to prepare themselves for the completion of the MAGS Yr 13 Aquathon (swim 400m, run 3.5km). 
  • Students will examine and critically discuss the impact of a self selected physical activity event, trend or issue in Aotearoa. 
  • Students will compete in an inter school Turbo touch tournament to demonstrate their ability. 

Despite this course not having external standards, you can still endorse in this subject.


Physical Education

Career Pathways

Diversional and Recreational Therapist, Actor, Personal Trainer/Exercise Professional, Air Force Aviator, Air Force Officer, Aircraft Loader, Zookeeper, Police Officer, Army Officer, Army Soldier, Building and Construction Labourer, Outdoor Recreation Guide/Instructor, Flooring Installer, Podiatrist, Chiropractor, Miner/Quarry Worker, Mine/Quarry Manager, Diver, Concrete Worker, Stonemason, Sports Coach/Official, Driller, Fencer, Firefighter, Ranger, Professional Sportsperson, Security Officer/Guard, Massage Therapist, Model, Navy Sailor, Navy Officer, Occupational Therapist, Parking Officer, Physiotherapist, Recreation Co-ordinator, Roading Construction Worker, Roadmarker, Roofer, Secondary School Teacher

Contributions and Equipment/Stationery

*13PF1* - Supplementary costs: Approx $40
Optional Surf Camp: Approx $220