S3 Choice Physical Education
Pupils who have chosen PE in S3 will begin to look at some of the knowledge, skills and terminology providing them with a strong foundation in the ‘Factors Impacting on Performance’ and ‘Performance Skills’ units of certificated PE in S4 – S6.
In S4, pupils who choose certificated PE will have to work towards the following courses:
National 4 Units
Factors Impacting on Performance
National 4 Added Value Unit – Performance in more challenging context
National 5 Units
Factors Impacting on Performance.
National 5 Added Value Unit – Performance in more challenging context 60 marks (internally assessed) and Portfolio 40 marks (externally assessed)
Pupils will have the opportunity to participate in a range of activities including;
Rugby Hockey Football
Swimming Handball Basketball
Badminton Fitness Volleyball
Pupils will be expected to complete homework on a regular basis. This homework is often given and submitted electronically via email. All pupils who undertake National 4 or 5 must be able to meet the theory demands of the course and must meet all deadlines.