The GCSE PE course is for those students who enjoy PE and different practical activities.
For the practical lessons students will cover a range of different activities including badminton, rounders, circuit training and orienteering.
Students will also study a range of theoretical components including factors affecting fitness, the muscular and skeletal system and different training methods.
60% Theory in the form of 2 one hour exams.
40% Practical Assessment
Students will be assessed in a number of different activities and marked out of 25, with their best 4 marks being put forward for moderation.
Students will be assessed using GCSE grades from A*-G.
Students could progress onto the A level PE course or onto BTEC Level 3 at KS5.
There are leadership opportunities that students can get involved with and be assessed as an official.