Faculty of Health

Peter Hopwood

staff photoPhone: (03) 53276896
Email: p.hopwood@federation.edu.au
Room: P907
Position: Program Coordinator: Bachelor of Education(Physical Education)

Qualifications

  • Bachelor of Education (Physical Education and Social Sciences)
  • Graduate Diploma (Educational Administration)
  • Master of Education (Leadership and Management)

Teaching areas

  • Philosophy of Human Movement
  • Sociology Foundations of Human Movement
  • Health Promotion
  • Youth Health Issues

Professional associations

  • Australian College of Education
  • Australian Council of Health, Physical Education and Recreation'
  • Chair of the Victorian Curriculum and Assessment Authorities 'Better Outcome for Boys Project 2004
  • Chair of the Victorian Curriculum and Assessment Authorities Health and Human Development and Physical Education VCE Study Re-accreditations

Research interests

Risk taking behaviour and the role of peer pressure.