Learning Area(EC):Health & Physical Ed 2

Subject EDUC20004 (2012)

Note: This is an archived Handbook entry from 2012.

Credit Points: 12.50
Level: 2 (Undergraduate)
Dates & Locations:

This subject has the following teaching availabilities in 2012:

Semester 1, Parkville - Taught on campus.
Pre-teaching Period Start not applicable
Teaching Period not applicable
Assessment Period End not applicable
Last date to Self-Enrol not applicable
Census Date not applicable
Last date to Withdraw without fail not applicable

Parkville, on-campus.

Timetable can be viewed here. For information about these dates, click here.
Time Commitment: Contact Hours: Lectures and tutorials totalling 36 hours
Total Time Commitment: Not available
Prerequisites: You must have taken the following subjects prior to enrolling in this subject
Study Period Commencement:
Credit Points:
Corequisites: None
Recommended Background Knowledge: None
Non Allowed Subjects: None
Core Participation Requirements: Attendance at all classes (tutorial/seminars/practical classes/lectures/labs) is obligatory. Failure to attend 80% of classes will normally result in failure in the subject.


Ms Jane Dawson


Education Student Centre
Subject Overview:

This subject is focused on extending the work you did in HPE 1 associated with childcare and kindergarten to the primary school setting. There are two main features of this subject: (1) Teaching physical education in the primary school, and (2) Health as an issue in primary schools.

Each of these features is central to a comprehensive approach to health and physical education in the primary school. This subject involves students in practical experiences in teaching PE through tutorials, including exploring a variety of PE models. Lectures and online assessment activities focus on health issues in primary school.

Objectives: Information not available

There are three pieces of assessment:

  • Online quizzes running weekly for 8 seeks. These will commence in the second week of classes. 20 per cent of the total mark.
  • Writing a TGfU or dance unit of work (4 lessons). due in the final week of semester. 40 per cent of the total mark.
  • Exam (2 hours) during exam week. 40 per cent of the total mark.
Prescribed Texts:

Prescribed Texts:

Students must purchase the prescribed subject reader.

Recommended Texts: None
Breadth Options:

This subject is not available as a breadth subject.

Fees Information: Subject EFTSL, Level, Discipline & Census Date
Generic Skills:

Information Not Available

Related Course(s): Bachelor of Early Childhood Education

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