Primary Kinetics 1

Course code EDUC2514Units 10Level 2000Faculty of Education and ArtsSchool of Education

This elective course examines the programming of Team Sports in the Primary K-6 curriculum. Effective coaching strategies will be examined to enhance student performance.

Available in 2015

Callaghan CampusSemester 1
OurimbahSemester 1
Previously offered in 2014
ObjectivesOn successful completion of this course, students will be able to demonstrate:
- skill competency relating to a range of team sports
- an understanding of the safety issues affecting primary-aged participation in specific sports
- effective application of coaching principles to correct and extend sports performances
- familiarisation with rules and tactics related to various sports
- an ability to analyse sports using biomechanical principles.
ContentMajor activities may comprise:
- skills, tactics and safety techniques related to a range of approved sports programmed in NSW primary schools.
Replacing Course(s)NA
Industrial Experience0
Assumed KnowledgePUBH2000 (BEHM2000)
Modes of DeliveryInternal Mode
Teaching MethodsProblem Based Learning
Assessment Items
Other: (please specify)The knowledge/theoretical based assessment may utilise a formal examination/quiz or a theoretical assignment/essay. The practical assessment will be selected from a practical group presentation and specific skill competency tests. The assessment task weighting will be 50% theory and 50% practical.
Contact HoursLecture: for 1 hour(s) per Week for 12 weeks
Practical: for 2 hour(s) per Week for 12 weeks
Timetables2015 Course Timetables for EDUC2514