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Health and Physical Education Major  

This major is designed for students wishing to become secondary Health and Physical Education teachers. Students will also select a minor area of study from across a broad range of other study areas including Physical Education, Outdoor Education, Visual Arts, Music, Drama, English, Social Sciences, Home Economics, Design and Technology, Computing, Mathematics and Biological or Physical Sciences. The course is designed to equip students with the skills and knowledge to teach Years 7-12 Physical Education as well as in a minor field of study. Graduates will be eligible to seek employment in both government and non-government secondary schools.

This unit set is available on Joondalup Campus.
This unit set is available in the following mode of delivery - On-campus.
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Students must complete 10 Major Content Study units and 2 Curriculum Major units.
Major Content Study Units
EBH1101 Human Anatomy 15
SPS2111 Performance Studies 6 15
EBH1102 Human Physiology 15
SPS2103 Sports Biomechanics 1 15
SPS3104 Performance Studies 7 15
SPS2201 Physiology of Exercise 1 (Cardiorespiratory) 15
SPS1104 Principles of Exercise Programming 15
SPS1120 Performance Studies 2 15
SPS2107 Acquisition of Skill 15
CUR4210 Curriculum Enrichment for the Major Secondary Specialisation 15
Curriculum Major Units
HPE2101 Teaching Health and Physical Education 1 15
HPE2201 Teaching Health and Physical Education 2 15
NOTE: Students should strictly adhere to the Course Plan for Health and Physical Education to ensure that they complete their units in the correct semester of study.

Last Updated - Higher Education: 15/03/2012 VET: 15/03/2012