GCSE

We currently have two cohorts taking Edexcel GCSE PE - 1 group in year 10 and 2 groups in year 11.

The course breakdown is below:

 

Unit 1 - Examination 40% Unit 2 - Controlled Assessment 60%

Unit 1 is externally assessed through a written examination paper of 1 hour and 30 minutes.

This will contribute a maximum of 40% towards your total marks.

Section 1- Four practical performances in the role of either player/participant, leader or officials.

You can achieve 48% of the marks from your four performances, two of which may be in the rile of a leader of official.

  Section 2- analysis of performance in one of the chosen activities. This will be worth 12% of the marks and should include planning, performing and evaluating a Personal Exercise Programme.