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Physical Education 2 - EDMT5695

Year - 2018

This is the second unit of study in the Physical Education stream and it examines the major sports in the Year 7-10 New South Wales Personal Development, Health and Physical Education (PDHPE) Syllabus. In particular invasion games (soccer football, netball, touch football, lacrosse); net/wall games (tennis, volleyball); striking games (cricket, softball); target games (lawn bowls); gymnastics and dance are taught using both direct and indirect instruction with a focus of peer observation, technique detection and correction. All subject matter in this unit is underpinned and governed by organisation; risk management; inclusivity; differentiation; curriculum planning, programming and assessment. In the practical workshops skills will be developed, corrected and refined, while curriculum content and pedagogy will be examined in relation to physical education and general education learning theory. Issues related to authentic assessment in physical education pedagogy are also explored. The unit will also integrate theoretical and practical knowledge in the study of physical education pedagogy focused on the intellectual dimensions of movement, inclusive pedagogy and the development of skills within contexts that give it meaning and relevance for learners.

Classes
1x1hr Lecture and 1x2hr practical workshop in weeks 1-4; 1x1hour Lecture and 1x2hr practical workshop in weeks 9-12; 1x3hr workshop weeks 2,4,8,10

Assessment
2000wd essay (30%), 1000wd reflection (20%), 3000wd unit of work (50%); and minimum standards of performance in fundamental sports skills (p/f)

Pre-requisites

24 Credit points including EDMT5692 and EDMT5694

Co-requisites

EDMT5693

Details

Faculty: Arts and Social Sciences

Semester 2

30 Jul 2018

Department/School: Education
Study Mode: Normal (lecture/lab/tutorial) day
Census Date: 31 Aug 2018
Unit of study level: Postgraduate
Credit points: 6.0
EFTSL: 0.125
Available for study abroad and exchange: No
Faculty/department permission required? No
Location
Camperdown
More details
Unit of Study coordinator: Claire Marvell
HECS Band: 1
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