PE Studies 3: Performance Activities

Course code EDUC2057Units 10Level 2000Faculty of Education and ArtsSchool of Education

Students will apply movement principles and develop skill competencies and teaching techniques across a range of core physical activities. Specifically, students will examine the areas of dance and gymnastics.

Available in 2014

Callaghan CampusSemester 1
Previously offered in 2013, 2012, 2011, 2010, 2009, 2008, 2007, 2006, 2005, 2004
ObjectivesUpon completion of this course, students will be expected to:

1) demonstrate skill competences relating to a range of dance and gymnastics physical activities
2) display a capacity to apply appropriate teaching/coaching strategies to dance and gymnastics
3) demonstrate an understanding of the safety issues regarding school-aged participation in these activities
ContentThis course focuses on a variety of performance activities relevant to dance and gymnastics. Students will participate in practical tutorials to develop skills and confidence in a range of dance and gymnastics activities.
Replacing Course(s)This course will combine the dance and gymnastics strands from EDUC1014/3032 and EDUC2057, respectively
TransitionTransitional Arrangements will be managed on a case by case basis according to the needs of the student.
Industrial Experience0
Assumed KnowledgeN/A
Modes of DeliveryInternal Mode
Teaching MethodsPractical
Tutorial
Assessment Items
Examination: FormalAssignment 4 - 40%

An examination covering all course content will be administered at the completion of the course.
Presentations - GroupAssignment 1 - 20%

A group presentation relating to teaching a specific gymnastics activity will be presented to the rest of the tutorial group in a team-teaching manner.
Presentations - GroupAssignment 2 - 20%

A group presentation relating to teaching a specific dance activity will be presented to the rest of the tutorial group in a team-teaching manner.
Presentations - IndividualAssignment 3 - 20%

An individual presentation relating to a specific dance style will be presented at the completion of the course
Contact HoursTutorial: for 30 hour(s) per Term for Full Term
Compulsory Components
Requisite by EnrolmentThis course is only available to students enrolled in the Bachelor of Teaching/Bachelor of Health and Physical Education program.
Timetables2014 Course Timetables for EDUC2057