Students learn about:
- children and young athletes
- adult and aged athletes
- female athletes
Students learn to:
- analyse the implications of each of these considerations for the ways young people engage in sport and how each is managed.
- explain the sports participation options available for aged people with medical conditions
- assess the degree to which iron deficiency and bone density affect participation in sport.
Extract from PDHPE Stage 6 Syllabus. © 2009 Board of Studies NSW.