NBSC Manly Campus

The selective campus of Northern Beaches Secondary College

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Year 7 practise shotput

Year 7 learn how to shotput ahead of the Athletics Carnival


For the Mandatory PDHPE course for Years 7-10 areas of study include:

  • Self and relationships
  • Movement skill and performance
  • Individual and community health
  • Lifelong physical activity

 This syllabus encourages young people to take a positive approach to managing their lives and equips them with skills for current and future challenges.


In Year 9 students may undertake an elective course, Physical Activity and Sports Studies.

Areas of study include:

  • Body systems and energy for physical activity
  • Nutrition and physical activity
  • Australia's sporting identity
  • Enhancing sports performance – strategies and techniques.


This syllabus promotes the concept of learning through movement.  Students participate in The Premiers Sporting Challenge to develop sport coaching and administration skills. Students are given leadership opportunities by becoming involved in the organisation of school sporting carnivals.