PE Subject Leader: Mrs S Wareing
News - September 2014 - Harlington Upper School currently have 5 teams competing in the ESFA competitions - Follow their progress here.
Please click here for a guide to PE kit for all year groups
You will have the opportunity to experience a wide variety of individual and team physical activities. Within these, you will extend your existing skills and fitness levels. New skills, techniques, tactics and learning strategies will be introduced. The key focus is that you enjoy taking part and understand the lifelong personal benefits of participation in physical activity.
Year 10 & Year 11
1. Physical Education GCSE (Full Course)
This is a two year course, which will suit those students who have a good level of practical ability across a range of sports and have a strong desire to learn the theoretical concepts that explain sport performance. Practically you must be competent in 4 sport activities, showing high levels of skill, fitness and application of tactics.
Please click here for some photo's from an Autumn 2014 expedition
2. BTEC First Award in Sport
This is a two year course, which will suit those students who have a sound level of practical sport ability and have a strong interest in the theoretical concepts that explain sport performance.
This course comprises of four units:
- Fitness for sport and exercise
- Practical sports performance
- The mind and sports performance
- Training for personal fitness
3. BTEC First Award in Performing Arts (Dance)
Please see Year 10 & Year 11 BTEC Dance
For specific information on PE courses at BTEC and GCSE see the Options Booklet under Information for Year 9 Students in the Curriculum menu.
For further information on all the PE courses availabe in Sixth Form, visit the Sixth Form Curriculum pages.