PE Studies 5 - Lifetime Physical Activities

Course code EDUC3058Units 10Level 3000Faculty of Education and ArtsSchool of Education

This course focuses on lifetime physical activity participation and will include: Fitness and exercise activity instruction, athletics, recreation and outdoor activities and aquatics.

Available in 2015

Callaghan CampusSemester 1
Previously offered in 2014
ObjectivesUpon completion of this course, students will be expected to:
1. demonstrate knowledge, understanding and skill competencies relating to a range of lifetime physical activities;
2. gain knowledge and understanding of effective teaching and coaching principles/strategies to correct and extend performances in a variety of activity mediums;
3. demonstrate an ability to analyse fitness activities, exercise programs and sports using exercise science and fitness principles;
4. demonstrate knowledge and understanding of the importance of promoting a variety of activities to adolescents in a school and community setting;
5. demonstrate knowledge and understanding of risk assessment and the safety and legal issues regarding school-aged participation in a variety of activities
ContentA major focus on lifetime physical activity participation including fitness and exercise activity instruction; Outdoor Education (including outdoor and indoor activities); Athletics and Aquatics.

*Demonstrate knowledge, understanding and skill competencies relating to a range of lifetime physical activities.
*Gain knowledge and understanding of effective teaching and coaching principles/ strategies to correct and extend performances in a variety of activity mediums.
*Demonstrate an ability to analyse fitness activities, exercise programs and sports using exercise science and fitness principles.
*Demonstrate knowledge and understanding of the importance of promoting a variety of activities to adolescents in a school and community setting;
*Demonstrate knowledge and understanding of risk assessment and the safety and legal issues regarding school-aged participation in a variety of activities.
*Analysis and management of risk for sport and physical activity.

A major focus on lifetime physical activity participation including fitness and exercise activity instruction; Outdoor Education (including outdoor and indoor activities); Athletics and Aquatics.

*Demonstrate knowledge, understanding and skill competencies relating to a range of lifetime physical activities.
*Gain knowledge and understanding of effective teaching and coaching principles/ strategies to correct and extend performances in a variety of activity mediums.
*Demonstrate an ability to analyse fitness activities, exercise programs and sports using exercise science and fitness principles.
*Demonstrate knowledge and understanding of the importance of promoting a variety of activities to adolescents in a school and community setting;
*Demonstrate knowledge and understanding of risk assessment and the safety and legal issues regarding school-aged participation in a variety of activities.
Replacing Course(s)EDUC 2058 - PE Studies 4 (Motor Learning will now be covered in PE studies 1 and Sports Psychology will be covered in PE Studies 6).
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 MethodsIntegrated Learning
Practical
Tutorial
Assessment Items
Examination: ClassAssessment Item 3: An examination covering all course content will be administered at the completion of the course.
Essays / Written AssignmentsAssessment Item 1: Emergency Care
word count 1000
Other: (please specify)Assessment Item 2: Report
word count 2000
Contact HoursIntegrated Learning: for 1 hour(s) per Week for 12 weeks
Integrated Learning: for 2 hour(s) per Week for 12 weeks
Compulsory Components
Requisite by EnrolmentThis course is only available to students enrolled in the:
Bachelor of Teaching (Secondary) / Bachelor of Health & Physical Education
Timetables2015 Course Timetables for EDUC3058