Office of Physical Education

Mission Statement

Our goals:
Our goal is to train students’ bodies and bring them to the habit of exercising regularly. Through various sport games and competitions, students can learn cooperation and team work.

Our Developments:
(A) what we teach
1. Freshmen will be sorted by class. Sophomore and junior students have to choose the class they wish to attend. Senior students can choose the class they are interested in. There are various subjects for sophomores and juniors to choose from: basketball, volleyball, soccer, baseball, tennis, badminton, ping-pong, golf, kon-fu, taekwondo, dance and swimming…etc. Furthermore, classes have different levels so that students could choose according to their strength. Classes for senior students: tactics of basketball(class A and B), competition of badminton(class A and B), advanced tennis(class A and B), competition of soccer and the theory of body-building.
2. Emphasize on the skill of swimming and lessons on life-saving skills. Students who do not pass these tests cannot graduate.
3. PE classes carry out normally on rainy days and cooperates with E-teaching.
4. Special PE class: provide students with disability or certain diseases with physical therapy and to fill them with the common knowledge of physical education.
5. Physical strength survey towards freshmen, and computerize the document as a reference of teaching.

(B)extracurricular activities
1. Provides students with extracurricular activity spaces. Besides the gym and badminton building, there are out- door tennis courts, basketball courts, volleyball fields, track fields, score fields and the swimming pool to choose from. These places are all available during nightime.
2. Holds freshmen competitions, track and field competitions, swimming competitions, and school games during the first semester. Inter-department game, inter-department swimming game, road running and graduate games take place during the second semester.

(C)school teams
1. NCTU now have male teams on basketball, volleyball, soccer, baseball, ping-pong, badminton, tennis, track and field, swimming, archery and taekwondo. Female teams include basketball, volleyball, tennis, badminton and swimming. Each team has their own coach and are trained more than twice a week. Training also takes place during summer and winter vacations. Students often attend competitions across the country to honor the school.

Our Long-term Plan:
(A) teaching division
1. Including senior PE classes into graduate credits to promote students in choosing the class.
2. Strengthen the bodies of students and teachers.
3. Hiring teachers with different specialties to cope with the trend of recreational sports and the Mei-Chu game. Providing students with different classes and to promote students into making exercise a life-long habit.

(B) equipment
We have an in-door swimming pool, a new gymnasium, a composite sports building which give students and teachers a better space to exercise.

(C) activities and contests
Besides the freshmen competition, swimming competition, school games, road running and inert-department games, we are planning more games such as the three on three basketball game, tug of war, and competitions between campuses.

(D) scholarship
Provides students who excels in sports with scholarships to encourage everyone to join school teams not just to promote their strength, but to bring accomplishments for the school.