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PE & Sport: PE: Year 10: Sports Science

Heaps of information on fitness and nutrition

Introduction to Body Systems

In this unit, you will study four body systems:

  1.  Musculoskeletal System
  2.  Cardiorespitory System
  3.  Biomechanics
  4. 4Energy Systems

The following links provide an overview and starting point:



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1 Musculoskeletal System

2 Cardiorespiratory System

Blood vessels such as arteries, veins and capillaries are discussed in this video.

3 Energy System

This video provides an insight into each of the three energy systems:aerobic; anaerobis and ATP-CP.

Duration: 4:47 min Produced: 2017

4 Biomechanics

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Cornell Note-taking

There is a lot to learn and take in during this unit of work. To help you summarise and have clear notes, your teacher will guide you when to use the Cornell Note-taking system. Click on the link above to see the format for this style of note-taking. 


In the NCC

Human Body

Call Number:: 612 HUM

ISBN: 0751335142, 9780751335149


Human Body Systems

Author: Lisa Kahn Snell


ISBN: 9781641566797, 1641566795



Human Body 1

Call Number: 612 HUM

ISBN: 9781593393908, 1593393903