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Byron Bay High School

Byron Bay High School

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PDHPE Courses

The PDHPE KLA offers students a wide range of experiences in healthy living, sports, recreation, coaching, administration and first aid. We have devised a comprehensive curriculum that specifically caters for the needs and interests of our students. We consistently work to maximise the learning outcomes of the students by regularly updating curriculum and resources. We provide a wide range of quality learning experiences in a safe and supportive environment aimed at developing the knowledge, skills, values and attitudes needed to understand, value and lead a healthy lifestyle now and in the future.

The PDHPE KLA provides an extensive range of courses available to all students at Byron Bay High School.

Stage

Year

 

Courses Available

Period Allocation

 

Stage

Four

Year 7

MANDATORY

PDHPE

 1 PDH Theory lesson (50 mins) +
 2 x PE practical lessons
 (40mins + 70/80 mins) per cycle

Year 8

MANDATORY

PDHPE

 2 PDH Theory lessons (50 mins) +
 4 x PE practical lessons
 (2x40 + 70 & 80 mins) per cycle

 

Stage Five

Year 9

MANDATORY

ELECTIVE

PDHPE

Physical Activity & Sport Studies

 2 PDH Theory lessons (50 mins) +
 4 x PE practical lessons
 (2x40 + 70 & 80 mins) per cycle

 2 Theory lessons +  4 practical 
 lessons per cycle
 (pending topics studied)

Year 10

MANDATORY

ELECTIVE

PDHPE


Physical Activity & Sport Studies

 1 PDH Theory lesson (50 mins) +
 2 x PE practical lessons
 (40mins + 70/80 mins) per cycle

 2 Theory lessons +  4 practical 
 lessons per cycle
 (pending topics studied)

 

Stage Six

Year 11

ELECTIVE

ELECTIVE

ELECTIVE

PDHPE

Sport Lifestyle and Recreation

Applied Sport – Surfing*

 6 Theory lessons per 7 day cycle

 6 Lessons per 7 day cycle
 (Theory and practical components)

 6 Lessons per 7 day cycle
 (Theory and practical components)

Year 12

ELECTIVE

ELECTIVE

ELECTIVE

PDHPE

Sport, Lifestyle and Recreation

Applied Sport – Surfing*

 6 Theory lessons per 7 day cycle

 6 Lessons per 7 day cycle
 (Theory and practical components)

 6 Lessons per 7 day cycle
 (Theory and practical components)

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

*not available 2017  due to lack of numbers - offered for 2017 subject selection

 

If you have any queries please feel free to contact the PDHE KLA at any time, as we would be more than happy to answer any questions you may have regarding the courses offered at Byron Bay High School.