Physical Education at Highdown School and Sixth Form Centre
UNIT 1 – PHED1 - Theory Students will study a wide range of topics from five areas Health - fitness & Nutrition Exercise Physiology Skill Acquisition National frameworks + school sport provision History of sport & Physical Education
UNIT 2 – PHED2 - Practical Analysis and evaluation of physical activity as a performer and/or in an adopted role/s Students will perform a range of practical activities
UNIT 3 – PHED3 - Theory Students will study a wide range of topics from four areas Energy systems and mechanics of movement Psychological aspects that optimise performance Evaluating contemporary influences when optimising performance to achieve elite status Deviance in sport
UNIT 4 – PHED4 - Theory Optimising practical performance in a competitive situation Students will work to refine performance in a range of practical activities
GCSE Grade C English OR Maths, and CC in Science. PE not essential but if taken, must be Grade C. Students who do not regularly participate in club level sport (or higher) outside the school will not be considered.
How to apply
If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Highdown School and Sixth Form Centre directly.