JCU Australia logo

Subject Search

HM3062 - Advanced Teaching in Physical Education, Health and Wellbeing 2

Credit points: 3
Year: 2021
Student Contribution Band: Band 4
Administered by: College of Arts, Society & Education

This subject extends core knowledge of health, sport, physical activity and wellbeing to gain a comprehensive understanding of content and pedagogical knowledge in health and physical education. Specific to teaching secondary physical education and health advanced pedagogies, models and theories will be a specific focus. The aim of this subject is to equip students with knowledge, skills and confidence to critique and integrate instructional and theoretical models in authentic physical, health and wellbeing learning experiences.

Learning Outcomes

  • apply advanced health, sport and physical activity and student wellbeing knowledge and concepts (including ethics and inclusivity) to identify underpinning principles in health and physical education in secondary schools;
  • use and critique advanced pedagogies, models and theories to teach health, sport and physical education;
  • critically reflect on and develop appropriate strategies to support student learning in physical education and health.

Subject Assessment

  • Written > Case study analysis - (40%) - Individual
  • Written > Learning plan - (60%) - Individual.
Knowledge of Health and Physical Education curriculum is essential.
Prerequisites: HM2063;HM3061


Townsville, Study Period 10, Intensive
Census Date 09-Dec-2021
Face to face teaching 22-Nov-2021 to 26-Nov-2021 (Online Intensive Workshop - 22 Nov to 26 Nov 2021)
Coordinator: Ms Tamra Jones
Lecturer: Mrs Bobbie McMinn.
Workload expectations:

The student workload for this 3 credit point subject is approximately 130 hours.

  • 25 hours online workshops - 5 x 5 hour days (25hrs)
  • assessment and self-directed study

Note: Minor variations might occur due to the continuous Subject quality improvement process, and in case of minor variation(s) in assessment details, the Subject Outline represents the latest official information.