Health & Physical Education

Courses in Health and Physical Education focus on the physical, mental, emotional, and social dimensions of the health of the individual. Students develop the knowledge and skills which promote healthy practices, encourage participation in regular physical activity and support the maintenance of a healthy lifestyle.

Health & Physical Education Learning Outcomes

  1. Knowledge and Understanding
    Students know and understand health physical activity concepts that enable informed decisions for a healthy, active lifestyle.
  2. Attitudes and Values
    Students exhibit attitudes and values that promote personal, family and community health and participation in physical activity.
  3. Physical Skills and Activity
    Students demonstrate movement skills and strategies for confident participation in physical activity.
  4. Self Management Skills
    Students demonstrate self management skills that enable them to make informed decisions for healthy, active lifestyles.
  5. Interpersonal Skills
    Students demonstrate the interpersonal skills necessary for effective relationships and healthy, active lifestyles.

The Health Education course is compulsory and aims to develop the student’s knowledge, skills and attitudes that will enable them to make informed decisions and become responsible for their own health now and in the future.

Senior School Health and Physical Education Courses

Physical Education Studies - General and ATAR

Health Studies - General and ATAR

Outdoor Recreation - Certificate II in Outdoor Recreation

Cricket - Certificate II in Sport & Recreation (Cricket Specialist)

Sport & Recreation - Certificate II in Sport & Recreation