Level 2 Sport and Lifestyle Fitness

Course Description

Teacher in Charge:

Level 2 Sport and Lifestyle fitness

In Year 12, ākonga/students will participate in a variety of unit and achievement standards that contribute towards the required 60 NCEA credits ākonga/ students need to pass Level 2.

This course is designed for those students who have genuine interest in being physically active and improving their physical fitness.

Level 2 Sport and Lifestyle fitness will provide ākonga/ students with the opportunity to demonstrate socially responsible behaviour in wider contexts than at school. Ākonga/ students will also develop their understanding of human anatomy and how to design and implement fitness training programs.

Ākonga/ students will then have the opportunity to apply this knowledge into a program to improve their performance in a chosen sporting activity.

Ākonga/students must have:

  • Good command of literacy for assessment tasks.
  • Positive attitude towards actively participating in ALL physical activities involved in the subject.
  • 100% Henderson High School PE  gear.
  • Achieved 14 or more credits in Level 1 Physical Education or an alternative literacy-rich subject.


All subject selections are provisional only and are subject to:

  • Meeting any course entry requirements.

  • Minimum class sizes.

  • Course structure and activities are subject to change.

  • Availability of teaching staff and the final decision is at the discretion of the Head of Department.

Learning Areas:

Physical Education