The Physical Education Department teaches students the skills needed to adopt healthy, active lifestyles, as well as promoting discipline, cooperation, and positive social interaction. The British education system did have a tremendous effect on Indian social structure and the effect was not a good one. In addition you are able to choose modules from areas such as leisure and recreation, competitive sport, dance performance and choreography, special needs, and gender issues in physical education and sport.
The current importance given to student-centered programmes may not always acknowledge the Dewey’s philosophy and influence on the movement to incorporate more student-serving learning opportunities into the curriculum. The students should not be passive listener they should be active participants in the process of learning.
Schools were advised in the April 2014 edition of VCAA Bulletin VCE, VCAL and VET of the requirement to incorporate Australia’s Physical Activity and Sedentary Behaviour Guidelines into the teaching of Unit 3 VCE Physical Education from 2015. My degree at Massey has opened many windows for opportunity and I went on to pursue my Graduate Diploma of Teaching (Secondary) to become a Physical Education and Health teacher.
The learning outcomes in this short course provide a clear focus for student learning as well as teacher planning. It is a fundamental principle of education that the beginning of each instruction it shall be connected with the previous experience of learners.
Deadlines for Physical Education and Outdoor Education are listed here: Physical Education Course Deadlines supersede the University course drop deadline. Ideally, a degree in kinesiology with a physical education teaching option from a 4-year college or university should be mandatory to teach P.E. classes.