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24/07/20

Retweetd From Liam Davis

The Executive Headteacher of & Nick Soar joined me for a natter on the educational year just gone and how September might look in schools. https://t.co/AZI0KV018F

24/07/20

Retweetd From Hackney Police (gov.uk/coronavirus)

From Monday the Youth Engagement Summer programme starts. We look forward to continued collaboration with and their Trading Places roleplay workshop, and who mentor and support young people through sport.

22/07/20

Struggling with keeping the kids busy this summer, check out things happening around LOTS OF FREE FUN!!! https://t.co/Fj2MT6gQqI

21/07/20

Retweetd From Mayor of London (gov.uk/coronavirus)

Wearing a face covering is one of the best ways you can keep others safe, but you must do it the right way. Here’s how: https://t.co/zUjPU9SFvl

20/07/20

PARENTS....Want help in getting back in to work? You can access the free tech learning resources by clicking on this special link, which was created for the Harris Federation: https://t.co/oibyPcfpwb

18/07/20

Retweetd From Greater Manchester Combined Authority

The risk of is not over. ✅ keep a safe distance from others ✅ wear a face covering in enclosed spaces ✅ wash your hands regularly ✅ avoid crowded spaces and physical contact ✅ book a test and stay home if you have symptoms https://t.co/xGK0KjitYL

13/07/20

No matter how mild your symptoms may be, if you experience: ▪️ loss/change in sense of smell ▪️ loss/change in sense of taste ▪️ high temperature ▪️ new, continuous cough You MUST book a test.

13/07/20

Do you have a new cough? https://t.co/qrZ1kjAkx9

13/07/20

Final student HATO Challenge of the term! Express yourself and tell us what Unity means to you. All entries sent to your tutor by 17th July. https://t.co/NyDyXcWWtV

12/07/20

Retweetd From Internet Watch Foundation

Remember, you can block people you don't know or trust online. If in doubt, speak to a trusted adult. https://t.co/Y6C62d2v1d

11/07/20

Check out some of our students’ Art work at this virtual exhibition, Music Relief DIY 360 - Road to Success. Starting at 1pm - https://t.co/Gv1PYhallN https://t.co/HThXJCEXFY

11/07/20

Exciting opportunity for students aged between 8-16 years who are interested in film making. Workshops over the summer, see below. https://t.co/UYTzEOwsij

11/07/20

Retweetd From Haringey

If you're meeting up with others this weekend, please be responsible. You can meet in groups of up to six people - but remember to follow social distancing guidelines by staying 2 metres apart from others who are not in your household or support bubble. https://t.co/yfmZNmUNEK https://t.co/btC7K4xlzk

11/07/20

If you’re going out this weekend, don’t forget your face covering. Lockdown might be easing but it’s essential we all follow the rules to keep each other safe. remains a real and present threat. {thanks to } https://t.co/wcazOxedXl

09/07/20

Retweetd From Louise Tickle 🕷

I spent June working on this longread, hearing devastating accounts of what lockdown meant for children at risk, as the systems meant to protect them either ceased functioning, or were thrown into chaos. Huge thanks to the many contributors. https://t.co/USu9ov2U0y

09/07/20

Retweetd From Harris Federation

One of the most brilliant things about is how they are able to look at complex issues in such depth. Very proud to have contributed to this piece by https://t.co/kcFHz1sZhk

09/07/20

Retweetd From BBC London

Imagine coming home from school to find Stormzy decorating your bedroom. That’s what happened to 15-year-old Ishae. 😂🖌️🎤 https://t.co/sXQDICH4Sq

09/07/20

Today some of our staff are learning paediatric first aid with Great teaching with all necessary social distancing measures in place! https://t.co/sp48s6CcfZ

08/07/20

Retweetd From Nessa Tierney

An absolute pleasure to talk to a group of Year 10s today about working out what’s real and what’s fake in news and information. Thanks for having us ! https://t.co/9aXYpWL7Op

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A-Level Physical Education

A Level Physical Education

Specification:  OCR

Method of Assessment:

Students sit examinations in their A Level courses at the end of Year 13. All students will take internal end of year examinations at the end of year 12 to determine suitability to continue with the subject in Year 13. Students who do not meet the required pass grade in the Year 12 end of year examinations will not be permitted to progress into Year 13.

Physiological factors affecting performance (01): 90 mark written examination lasting 2 hours and worth 30% of the total A Level.

Psychological factors affecting performance (02): 60 mark written examination lasting 1 hour and worth 20% of the total A Level.

Socio-cultural issues in physical activity and sport (03): 60 mark written examination lasting 1 hour and worth 20% of the total A Level.

Performance in physical education (04): 60 mark non-exam assessment (NEA) worth 30% of the total A Level.

Units Studied:

Physiological factors affecting performance (01)

Applied anatomy and physiology

Exercise physiology

Biomechanics

Psychological factors affecting performance (02)

Skill acquisition

Sports psychology

Socio-cultural issues in physical activity and sport (03)

Sport and society

Contemporary issues in physical activity and sport

Performance in physical education (04)

Performance or Coaching

Evaluation and Analysis of Performance for Improvement (EAPI)

Entry Requirements:

Students require a minimum of 7 GCSE’s at grade 5 or above or equivalent, including English (Literature or Language) and Mathematics, with at least a grade 6 or Merit in Physical Education. We also recommend you do not take this course unless you are actively involved in a sport outside of the Academy.

Reading Materials / Resources:

  • PE A Level Year1 – OCR
  • PE A Level Year2 – OCR

My revision OCR PE

Career Opportunities

An A Level qualification is becoming an essential prerequisite for specialist study in Physical Education and Sports Studies in Higher Education.  The qualification provides an excellent foundation for students intending to pursue careers in Teaching and Coaching, Sports Development, Physiotherapy, the Leisure Industry, Recreational Management, the Health and Fitness Industry and Professional Sport.

 

Specification:  OCR

For more information, please contact Ms Constantinou c/o sixthform@harristottenham.org.uk

Please mark FAO and contact name in the subject of the email. 

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