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EEH405 - Senior Physical Education: Curriculum Study

Unit details

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2014 unit information

Offering information:

* Offered at Waurn Ponds (Geelong) in 2015 for E377 students.

Enrolment modes:

Trimester 2 2014 Burwood (Melbourne), Waurn Ponds (Geelong)*

Credit point(s):1
EFTSL value:0.125
Unit chair:K Moncrieff

Students commencing E377.3 from 2011 require EPP203 and EEH201 as a prerequisite.



Incompatible with:


Contact hours:

Trimester 2 - taught intensively for 6 weeks - weeks 7-12 x 6 hours per week for E377 students at Burwood (Melbourne). 


This unit brings together professional content and assessment knowledge into the delivery of senior physical education as a curriculum area in schools. This unit has a strong experiential base so the teacher education student develops confidence and is able to engage with a range of student needs. This unit also brings theory into practice in the evaluation and teaching of VCE units of work in physical education for senior students.

The unit focuses on the VCE Physical Education (PE) Study Design and explores a variety of school assessed coursework opportunities. There is a particular emphasis on how to link VCE PE theory and practical activities. The unit also explores the planning and implementation of other senior physical education curricula such as VET, VCAL and IB.


Seminar presentation  1500 words (50%)
VCE Physical Education Unit of work 2500 words (50%)

Prescribed texts

Victorian Curriculum and Assessment Authority (2010) VCE Physical Education Study Design

The website for the Victorian Curriculum Assessment Authority (VCAA) provides considerable information about the Physical Education Curriculum at the Senior level.

Unit Fee Information

Student Contribution Rate*Student Contribution Rate**Fee rate - Domestic Students Fee rate - International students

* Rate for all CSP students, except for those who commenced Education and Nursing units pre 2010
** Rate for CSP students who commenced Education and Nursing units pre 2010
Please note: Unit fees listed do not apply to Deakin Prime students.

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