PE Studies 2: Court and Striking Games

Course code EDUC1016
Available in 2015
2015 Course Timetables

Description

This course introduces students to a range of court and striking sports and to the application of theoretically-based teaching and coaching strategies used to facilitate effective learning in these sports. The sports to be covered are: cricket, softball, netball, basketball, volleyball and tennis. Students will be given the opportunity to apply teaching and coaching strategies to practical game situations and to develop their knowledge, skills and understanding in each sport. PDHPE curriculum links will be made and practical assessment techniques will be explored for each of the sports.

Availability

Callaghan Campus

  • Semester 2 - 2015

Learning Outcomes

1. Demonstrate knowledge and understanding of a range of court and striking sports (including the rules and tactics used in each sport);

2. Demonstrate a range of movement skills relating to court and striking sports;

3. Demonstrate the ability to analyse and apply theoretically-based coaching and teaching practices and strategies;

4. Make effective links between learning court and striking sports and the PDHPE syllabus; and

5. Demonstrate understanding of effective assessment techniques used to evaluate performance in court and striking sports.

Content

This course introduces students to a range of specific court and striking games. The sports to be covered are: cricket, softball, netball, basketball, volleyball, squash, badminton and tennis.

Requisites

This course is only available to students enrolled in the Bachelor of Teaching (Health and Physical Education) (Honours) program.

Assumed Knowledge

EDUC1014, EDUC1015

Assessment Items

Presentation: Presentations: Group and written rationale

Performance: Performance

Formal Examination: Examination

Contact Hours

Practical

Face to Face On Campus 3 hour(s) per Week for Full Term