Health and Physical Education

Through Health and Physical Education students learn about people’s physical, intellectual, emotional, spiritual and social needs. This Learning Area focuses on:

  • ‘participation in physical activity’ as compared to ‘fitness’
  • the teaching and application of skills in a variety of physical activities
  • the importance of safe and respectful behaviours within safe environments
  • the importance of understanding oneself in different situations
  • food and nutrition
  • personal development and group skills