The GCSE Physical Education course will appeal to you if you:
The GCSE course is assessed over two units:
Unit 1 is externally assessed through a written examination paper of 1 hour and 30 minutes. This will contribute a maximum of 40 per cent towards your total marks.
Unit 2 is assessed in two sections:
Section 1 – four practical performances in the role of either player/participant, leader or official. You can achieve 48 per cent of the marks from your four performances, two of which may be in the role of a leader or official in any of the following:
Section 2 – Analysis of Performance in one of the chosen activities. This will be worth 12 per cent of the marks and should include planning, performing and evaluating a Personal Exercise Programme.