The Bachelor of Sport and Exercise (Physical Education) will prepare you for a satisfying career working with youth in sport and exercise. Physical education trends have developed recently to incorporate a greater variety of activities besides typical sports Introducing students to activities like bowling , walking / hiking , or Frisbee at an early age can help students develop good activity habits that will carry over into adulthood.
Applying fair play in sport, and promoting the concept of fair play at all levels, can help to reduce some of the negative elements of sport such as violence, verbal abuse, physical abuse and gamesmanship, whereby players cheat to gain an advantage; for example, by doping.
Physical education in secondary school should emphasize different kinds of exercises that are needed to stay healthy such as exercises that improve muscle and bone strength, exercises that improve joint and muscle flexibility, exercises that improves endurance and stamina, and exercises that enhances balance and coordination.
Irish Leaving Certificate: Minimum of 5 subjects at grade C1 or above at Higher Level of which at least 3 must be at B2 One science subject normally required which can include Biology, Chemistry, Physics, Physical Education, Psychology and Sociology.
Because this model adheres to the philosophy of human movement, then the learning activities in the curriculum is a translation of movement concepts, such as general and self space, quality of business, and relationships with other people or objects.