Physical Education - National Qualifications
St. Andrew’s  & St. Bride’s High School St. Andrew's and St. Bride's High School Badge
Curriculum Curriculum
Deus Solum Sufficet - God Alone Suffices
Contact Details
St. Andrew's & St. Bride's High School Platthorn Drive East Kilbride G74 1NL
Phone: 01355 574110 Fax:  01355 574111 Email:  Email us Here Directions to School:  View Here
Course outline
  • Two year course 
  • Continous assessment
  • 3 periods a week ( 1 of them classroom)
  • Pupils will participate in a variety of sports and have to pass two activities to progress further.
  • Complete and pass Internal Booklet
  • P.E practical exam ( worth 42marks) Internally assessed
  • P.E written preparation and evaluation ( worth 18 marks) internally assessed
  • P.E Portfolio ( worth 40 marks) Externally assessed by SQA
 click here for more information on course content.

Skill Success sheet click here

Movement Analysis sheet click here



       Contemporary                                                                Jazz




The Course assessment will consist of one Component, a performance.

The purpose of this performance is to assess the learner’s ability to apply the technical and choreographic skills learned across the Units.
The performance will have 100 marks (100% of the total mark).
It will have three Sections.

Section 1 — performance of a solo in one dance genre (35 marks)
The solo dance will be tutor-choreographed and will last a minimum of one and a half minutes. Jazz or Contemporary.
Section 2 — performance of a choreography for two dancers (35 marks)
The choreography will take the form of a duet, excluding the learner, and should last a minimum of one and a half minutes.
Section 3 — support log for choreography (30 marks)
The purpose of the support log is to provide evidence of the process of planning, developing and evaluating choreography for two dancers.

For more information on course content and assessment criteria please click here for the National 5 Dance support notes from the SQA.
This years timeline
August – October
Mon – Contemporary Dance
Wed – Classroom Technical skills
Thurs – Practical Technical Skills
October – February
Mon – Choreography
Wed – Classroom Choreography Devices 
Thurs – Choreography
 March- May
Mon – Jazz Dance
Wed – Classroom technical skills
Thurs – Practical Technical Skills

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