Revise for Advanced PE for Edexcel

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Covering the essential topics in the specification, this student revision guide is suitable for Advanced PE for Edexcel, as well as a stand-alone resource. It includes summaries of all the main topics that students need to know and understand. It provides tips on what examiners are looking for and exam-style revision questions, for practice before the day of the exam.
 

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Contents

Issues in sport the Olympic case study
29
EXERCISE AND TRAINING
53
GLOBAL TRENDS IN INTERNATIONAL SPORT
86
Physical education and sport in high schools and collegesuniversities
92
Professional élite sport
102
Historical and cultural background
103
Recreational sport mass participation
113
Recreational sport mass participation
119
Option B Sports psychology
171
Personality
175
Theories and applications
177
Agression
182
The sporting environment
184
Anxiety in sport
185
A synoptic analysis of scientific principles in the development of performance
189
Explanatory notes
190

New World cultures Australia New Zealand and South Africa
121
The pursuit of global excellence
125
Commercialisation and media in global sport
131
SCIENTIFIC PRINCIPLES OF EXERCISE AND PERFORMANCE
137
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152
Option A Sports mechanics
155
53
159
Planes and axes of rotation
163
Introduction
191
Shortterm preparation
194
Longterm preparation
196
Technology in sport
198
Strategies for training
200
Sports medicine
202
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