The University of Newcastle, Australia
Not currently offered
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.


Availability

Not currently offered.

This Course was last offered in Summer 3 - 2019.


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

EDUC2514Primary Kinetics 1This elective course examines the programming of Team Sports in the Primary K-6 curriculum. Effective coaching strategies will be examined to enhance student performance.FEDUAFaculty of Education and Arts464School of Education102000This Course was last offered in Summer 3 - 2019.PUBH2000 (BEHM2000)Major activities may comprise: skills, tactics and safety techniques related to a range of approved sports programmed in NSW primary schools. YOn successful completion of this course, students will be able to:1Demonstrate skill competency relating to a range of team sports;2Understand the safety issues affecting primary-aged participation in specific sports;3Apply effective coaching principles to correct and extend sports performances;4Demonstrate familiarisation with rules and tactics related to various sports;5Analyse sports using biomechanical principles. 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 2016Practical Demonstration: Peer PresentationIn Term Test: Exam 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 coursePractical: Attendance Requirement - Students must attend a minimum number of these sessions.A minimum of 80% attendance is required to pass the course


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