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Stage 5 - Years 9-10

Year 9-10: Personal Development, Health & Physical Education (PDHPE)

Individual & Community Health– Mental Health, Illicit Drug Use, Empowered Consumerism

Self & Relationships- Sexual Health, Personal Safety, Recognising Abuse

Active Lifestyle– History of Sport, Training Principles

Movement Skill– Aesthetic Appreciation, Features and Elements of Movement Composition

Skills– Decision Making, Planning, Moving, Interacting,

Practical – Grade Sport, Recreational Sport, Coaching, Dance, Gymnastics


Year 9-10 Elective: Physical Activity & Sport Studies (PASS)

Physical Activity and Sports Studies represents a broad view of physical activity and the many possible contexts in which individuals can build activity into their lifestyle. It

incorporates a wide range of lifelong physical activities, including recreational, leisure and adventure pursuits, competitive and non-competitive games, individual and group physical fitness activities, and the use of physical activity for therapy and remediation. The PASS course contains both theory and practical components.


Students study the following modules:

Foundations of Physical Activity– Body systems and energy for physical activity, Physical activity for health, Physical fitness, Fundamentals of movement skill development, Nutrition and physical activity, Participating with safety.


Physical Activity and Sport in Society– Australia's sporting identity, Lifestyle, leisure and recreation, Physical activity and sport for specific groups, Opportunities and pathways in physical activity and sport, Issues in physical activity and sport.


Enhancing Participation and Performance– Promoting active lifestyle, Coaching, Enhancing performance, Technology and performance, event management.