Whangaparaoa College Whangaparaoa College

Year 10 Physical Education

Course Description

Teacher in Charge:

Year 10 Physical Education builds on the learning experiences of the year 9 course with the continued emphasis on participation in a range of physical activities. Learners will have the opportunity to refine their skills and further develop the essential Key Competencies. Through physical activity learners will be challenged to discover the impact self-management, relating to others, participation and leadership has on an individual and team’s ability to be effective.

The units covered are:

• Adventure Base Learning

• International, Māori and Pacific Island Games

• Passing & Kicking

• Throwing, Catching & Striking

• Game Design and Leadership

• Beach Safety & Aquatics

Learning Areas:

PE, Health and Outdoor Education

Career Pathways

Diversional and Recreational Therapist, Actor, Personal Trainer/Exercise Professional, Air Force Aviator, Air Force Officer, Aircraft Loader, Zookeeper, Police Officer, Army Officer, Army Soldier, Building and Construction Labourer, Outdoor Recreation Guide/Instructor, Flooring Installer, Podiatrist, Chiropractor, Miner/Quarry Worker, Mine/Quarry Manager, Diver, Concrete Worker, Stonemason

Course Costs and Equipment

$5 + Whangaparaoa PE uniform


Although we aim to enable every learner to have the course that they prefer,  limited places or learning requirements may restrict learners' choices.