The University of Newcastle, Australia
Available in 2018
Course code

EDUC2514

Units

10 units

Level

2000 level

Course handbook

Description

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.


Availability2018 Course Timetables

Callaghan

  • Semester 1 - 2018

Ourimbah

  • Semester 1 - 2018

Port Macquarie Nth Coast Inst

  • Semester 1 - 2018

Learning outcomes

On successful completion of the course students will be able to:

1. Demonstrate skill competency relating to a range of team sports;

2. Understand the safety issues affecting primary-aged participation in specific sports;

3. Apply effective coaching principles to correct and extend sports performances;

4. Demonstrate familiarisation with rules and tactics related to various sports;

5. Analyse sports using biomechanical principles.


Content

Major activities may comprise:

  • skills, tactics and safety techniques related to a range of approved sports programmed in NSW primary schools.

Requisites

To enrol in this course, students must meet the teacher education admission milestones, if commencing a teaching program from commencement of 2016.

Enrolment in this course is dependent on meeting the teacher education admission milestone of successful completion of - Three HSC band 5s (including one in English) or - 80 units of UoN courses or - Regulatory authority approved comparable pathways or - Commencement in the program pre 2016


Assumed knowledge

PUBH2000 (BEHM2000)


Assessment items

Practical Demonstration: Peer Presentation

In Term Test: Exam


Compulsory Requirements

In order to pass this course, each student must complete ALL of the following compulsory requirements:

General Course Requirements:

  • Field Study: Attendance Requirement - Students must attend a minimum number of these sessions. - Students must attend all field study components to pass the course
  • Practical: Attendance Requirement - Students must attend a minimum number of these sessions. - A minimum of 80% attendance is required to pass the course

Contact hours

Callaghan, Ourimbah and Port Macquarie Nth Coast Inst

Field Study

Face to Face Off Campus 8 hour(s) per Term Full Term

Lecture

Face to Face On Campus 12 hour(s) per Term Full Term

Practical

Face to Face On Campus 16 hour(s) per Term Full Term