Available in 2018
Course code



10 units


2000 level

Course handbook


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.



  • Semester 1 - 2018


  • 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. Skill competency relating to a range of team sports;

2. An understanding of the safety issues affecting primary-aged participation in specific sports;

3. Effective application of coaching principles to correct and extend sports performances;

4. Familiarisation with rules and tactics related to various sports

5. An ability to analyse sports using biomechanical principles.


Major activities may comprise:

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


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

Contact hours

Callaghan, Ourimbah and Port Macquarie Nth Coast Inst


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


Face to Face On Campus 24 hour(s) per Term Full Term