A2 Revise PE for Edexcel + Free CD-ROM: A Level Physical Education Student Revision Guide Endorsed by Edexcel (AS/A2 Revise PE Series)

A2 Revise PE for Edexcel + Free CD-ROM: A Level Physical Education Student Revision Guide Endorsed by Edexcel (AS/A2 Revise PE Series)

By: Bob Davis (author), Jan Roscoe (author), Dr. Dennis Roscoe (author)Mixed Media

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From an expert team of authors 'A2 Revise PE for Edexcel' has been written to address the change in content and style of the Edexcel A2 Physical Education syllabus that commenced in September 2009. Presented in a concise and visual approach for effective and efficient revision, consisting of substantial student notes with colour illustrations, photographs, tables, figures and revision summary charts. Subject matter is summarised, explaining in simple language what are sometimes complicated concepts or issues. The key concepts are defined clearly with examples that can be used in answers to exam questions, enabling the student to self test. Practice questions are provided at the end of each syllabus section, answers which amplify the subject matter and provide clues as to how the exam itself should be approached are provided on the CD-ROM. Modern terminology, nomenclature and units have been used wherever possible, and it is cross referenced to 'AS Revise PE for Edexcel (ISBN 9781901424546). At the end of the book there is a comprehensive index available for easy reference. Much of the material within this book has been thoroughly student tested. 'A2 Revise PE for Edexcel' has been written to address the change in content and style of the Edexcel A2 Physical Education syllabus that commenced in September 2009. It addresses the problem of dealing with copious notes by summarising the content of the subject matter and attempting to explain in simple language what are sometimes complicated concepts or issues. Practice questions are provided at the end of each syllabus section, with answers at the end of the book. The answers will amplify the subject matter and provide clues as to how the exam itself should be approached. Materials are presented in a concise and visual approach for effective and efficient revision. Modern terminology, nomenclature and units have been used wherever possible, and is cross referenced to ). At the end of the book there is a comprehensive index available for easy reference. Much of the material within this book has been thoroughly student tested. Endorsed by Edexcel.

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An expert team of authors who have considerable experience in teaching 'A' level Physical Education, and have taught at further and higher education level. They have all been senior examiners who have written past 'A' level PE syllabuses and examination papers, and have published resources specific to 'A' level syllabus needs since 1987.

Contents

A2 Revise PE for Edexcel ISBN 978 1 901424 55 3 Acknowledgement of figures Unit 3 : Preparation for Optimum Sports Performance Externally assessed One 2-hour examination - all questions must be answered - no choice Section 3.1 Short-term preparation Introduction Chapter 1 Short-term physiological preparation Warm-up Sources of energy for exercise Short-term acclimatisation Questions Chapter 2 Short-term psychological preparation Motivation and stress control Strategies External influences Questions Chapter 3 Short-term technical preparation Kit and equipment Ergogenic aids for short term preparation Use of holding camps and pre-match rituals Questions Chapter 4 Fatigue and the recovery process Fatigue Recovery Questions Section 3.2 Long-term preparation Chapter 5 Long-term physiological preparation Key long-term adaptations linked to training methods Questions Chapter 6 Long-term psychological preparation Goal setting and mental training Motivation Skill development and tactics Questions Chapter 7 Long-term technical preparation Mechanical Questions Section 3.3 Managing elite performance Chapter 8 Centres of excellence History and development of elite support Support roles and finance Questions Chapter 9 Technical support CDROM Questions Answers to questions

Product Details

  • publication date: 30/09/2009
  • ISBN13: 9781901424553
  • Format: Mixed Media
  • Number Of Pages: 130
  • ID: 9781901424553
  • weight: 600
  • ISBN10: 1901424553

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