Level 1 High Performance through Sport

01HPS
Course Description

Teacher in Charge: Mr J. Friend

Recommended Prior Learning

Selection criteria – there will be several elements that will be considered before getting accepted in to HPS. Things that will be considered: performance in 10HPS and sports teams, regional representative teams, coach recommendations, aspirations/goals, fitness levels appropriate to your sport, and how you individually demonstrate our values.


In High Performance through Sport our passion for sport brings us together but our values drive us towards excellence in all areas. We stand for hard work, good people, keeping it humble and R.E.W.A hard. You will get a variety of opportunities to develop the skills, knowledge and mindset required to be a high performance athlete including in class experiences, trips, and working with outside providers.

This is a double line course and you will also be in an HPS kaitiaki class. 01HPS is fully internally assessed and leads to 03HPS, which is both university approved and linked to the trades programme. If you select this course you will be called up before the end of Term 3 to complete an application form.  Choose it as one of your options - if you are not accepted you will be informed and will be able to choose new options. Cannot be taken with 01LPE and 01PED.

Selection criteria – there will be several elements that will be considered before getting accepted in to HPS. Things that will be considered: performance in 10HPS and sports teams, regional representative teams, coach recommendations, aspirations/goals, fitness levels appropriate to your sport, and how you individually demonstrate our values. If your application is not successful we recommend you select 01PED, which will also support you to reach your sporting goals.



Learning Areas:

Health & Physical Education



Pathway

Level 2 High Performance through Sport

This course is for students with a goal to play sport to a high level once they finish school, but will also develop you as a scholar to prepare you for further study and/or employment. It leads to 03HPS which is both university approved and linked with the trades programme. Sport can open up many pathways through the attitudes and values you develop, the connections you make, and the opportunities you earn.

Career Pathways

Sports Coach/Official, Acupuncturist, Personal Trainer/Fitness Instructor, Air Force Airman/Airwoman, Air Force Officer, Police Officer, Army Officer, Army Soldier, Outdoor Recreation Guide/Instructor, Podiatrist, Chiropractor, Diver