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

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 and Ourimbah


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


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