PE - Year 12

Overview

AQA Exam Board


Content

Autumn Term


Skill acquisition
  • Characteristics of skill, skill continuum and transfer of skills
  • Impact of skill classification on structure of practice for learning

Applied anatomy and physiology
  • Musculo-skeletal system
  • Cardiovascular system

Sport and society
  • Emergence of globalisation of sport in the 21st century


Spring Term

Skill acquisition
  • Principles and theories of learning and performance
  • Use of guidance and feedback

Applied anatomy and physiology
  • Respiratory system
  • Neuromuscular system

Sport and society
  • Emergence of globalisation of sport in the 21st century


Summer Term

Skill acquisition
  • Memory models
  • Efficiency of information processing

Applied anatomy and physiology
  • Energy systems

Sport and society
  • Emergence of globalisation of sport in the 21st century



Homework

Set weekly.  Tasks of research in their books and exam questions.


Assessment

  • End of term and end of year tests.
  • Practical activity assessed in year 12 & 13.

Useful Links and Information

  • AQA website for specification (www.aqa.org.uk)
  • Independent study - reading around current topics
  • Read over class notes/ test in between lessons