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11 03, 2020

Past Papers

By |2020-03-11T15:31:51+10:00March 11th, 2020|Articles, HSC PDHPE, Questions, Study Tips, writing|Comments Off on Past Papers

Everyone knows one of the best ways to study for the HSC is to do past papers. It helps develop your recall of information, forces you to practice writing answers, think about examples and helps identify places of weakness. How do you do past papers? The best way to do past papers is to mimic [...]

9 03, 2020

Sample Answer Marking Rubric Analysis

By |2020-03-10T13:58:56+10:00March 9th, 2020|Articles, HSC PDHPE, Questions, Sports Medicine, Study Tips, What role do preventative actions play in enhancing the wellbeing of the athlete?|Comments Off on Sample Answer Marking Rubric Analysis

This marking rubric refers to the 4 dot points above the extended response questions: Demonstrate knowledge and understanding of the health and physical activity concepts relevant to questions Ie correct interpretation of the question by doing what the directive term states (compare, analyse, describe etc) and using the correct syllabus content. Apply the skills of [...]

15 10, 2019

Study Tips for Success in HSC PDHPE

By |2019-10-15T05:29:05+10:00October 15th, 2019|Articles, HSC PDHPE, Questions, Study Tips, Summary, writing|Comments Off on Study Tips for Success in HSC PDHPE

There is plenty of information out there providing study tips for success in HSC PDHPE. This post reviews the advice from Isabella Khoudair, who came first in HSC PDHPE, 2014. Study Tip 1 - GOAL! Isabella says is that she really wanted to do Physiotherapy. This is our first study tip for success in HSC [...]

7 10, 2019

Marking Rubric

By |2019-10-07T03:53:30+10:00October 7th, 2019|Articles, HSC PDHPE, Improving Performance, Questions, Study Tips, What ethical issues are related to improving performance?|Comments Off on Marking Rubric

The HSC PDHPE marking rubric refers to the 4 dot points above the extended response questions: Demonstrate knowledge and understanding of the health and physical activity concepts relevant to questions This criteria basically means that you show the correct interpretation of the question by doing what the directive term states (compare, analyse, describe) while using [...]

30 07, 2019

Study with a Plan

By |2019-07-29T13:03:58+10:00July 30th, 2019|Articles, Flashcards, HSC PDHPE, Questions, Study Tips|Comments Off on Study with a Plan

As you prepare for your HSC PDHPE exam I want to encourage you to make sure you study with a plan. What I mean, is that you plan out your study 2 weeks ahead and that you have a plan for each session of study that you do. First, your plan for the weeks ahead. [...]

2 04, 2019

Multiple Choice Questions

By |2019-04-01T11:13:40+10:00April 2nd, 2019|Articles, HSC PDHPE, Questions, Study Tips|Comments Off on Multiple Choice Questions

Answering multiple choice questions in HSC PDHPE exams is often the thing students practice rarely and understand the least. Multiple choice questions are written at various levels and are used to help separate students into the 6 bands. It is worth reading through the multiple choice questions three (3) times and answering different level questions [...]

1 04, 2019

Breaking down HSC PDHPE exam questions

By |2019-04-01T10:59:02+10:00April 1st, 2019|Articles, HSC PDHPE, Questions, Study Tips|Comments Off on Breaking down HSC PDHPE exam questions

HSC PDHPE exam questions can be difficult to decode. Breaking the HSC PDHPE exam questions down into its various sections can help ensure the answer you write addresses the question – providing what the question wants. There are normally three sections to the HSC PDHPE exam question: The directive term, the syllabus key term, and [...]

16 10, 2018

Practice Makes Perfect

By |2018-10-14T19:46:55+10:00October 16th, 2018|Articles, HSC PDHPE, Questions, Study Tips|Comments Off on Practice Makes Perfect

Everyone has heard the term, practice makes perfect. And even if perfection is unattainable, the general principle still applies. The more you practice the better you get. For HSC PDHPE, what you want to make sure you are good at is exams! I know exams are not everyone's cup of team, but the more you [...]

9 03, 2018

How to improve your writing

By |2018-03-09T06:38:38+10:00March 9th, 2018|Articles, HSC PDHPE, Questions, Study Tips, writing|Comments Off on How to improve your writing

One of the keys to success in HSC PDHPE exams is to improve your writing so that your extended response can be written faster, but have a better quality of content. This article will outline 5 strategies that you should employ to help improve your writing for extended response questions. 1-Think about it The first [...]