This subject explores the development of skills and knowledge around the sport of track and field. Students will participate in a range of practical experiences in track and field, strength and conditioning and sports science. Students will also look to build on their knowledge of track and field through various theoretical aspects including coaching, training programing and athlete development. Additionally, students will engage in topics of sports psychology and nutrition.
Why Would I Pick This Subject?
This course is designed for students who have a passion for Athletics and would like to develop their physical movement skills and game sense further. This course is designed for students who already have competent Athletics skills and would like to take their skills to the next level with a targeted development program.
What Stage 6 Courses Is This Subject Helpful For?
This subject will help develop fundamental movement skills which may be helpful to students studying the physical education aspects of PDHPE at a Stage 6 level.