Hellesdon High School

& Sixth Form Centre

Year 12


  Topic(s) Key content to be learned Assessment

Autumn Term

Biomechanics, Sport Psychology and Socio-Cultural Studies

Biomechanical principles, linear motion, angular motion, individual differences, group and team dynamics, goal setting, attribution, emergence and evolution of modern sport

End of unit tests

Spring Term


Anatomy and Physiology, Sport Psychology and Socio-Cultural Studies


Skeletal and muscular systems, cardiovascular and respiratory systems, energy for exercise, confidence, leadership, global sporting events

End of unit tests

Summer Term


Exercise Physiology, Skill Acquisition,Socio-Cultural Studies and EAPI

Diet and nutrition, training methods, skill classification, methods of practice, transfer of skills, theories of learning, ethics and deviance, commercialisation and media

End of unit tests