Health and Physical Education Curriculum

15 points



This course provides pre-service teachers with an introduction to the theory, and pedagogy of teaching Health and Physical Education in the New Zealand primary school context. The course develops the knowledge, skills and attitudes needed to successfully plan, teach and evaluate the Health and Physical Education learning area in the New Zealand Curriculum (2007). The course also aims to prepare students for further study in higher-level course and will complement learning in other courses in the Bachelor of Teaching and Learning (Primary) including Professional Practice.