Introduction to Physical Education and Youth Sport Development
This module will develop an understanding of children’s physical and social development through physical education and sport. It will explore the current national curriculum and evaluate the impact of PE on young people. It will also outline the role that PE and school sport has within the wider social agenda.
Foundations of Sports Coaching
You will develop a range of coaching skills including transferable, personal, interpersonal, academic and subject specific skills which will enable you to succeed in your chosen field of sports coaching. This module has been developed in line with the UKCC coaching framework equivalent to level 1 and 2 coaching qualifications.
Differentiation in Disability Sport and the Curriculum
In this module you will look at developing inclusive and effective practices for a range of students with both learning and physical disabilities. You will develop and apply key skills including decision making, adaptability and differentiation strategies to promote and demonstrate safe and ethical practices for individuals with a disability.
Applied Research Practice for Sports Coaches and Physical Educators
You will critique research in the qualitative and quantitative paradigms and will examine advanced methods of data analysis. Students will develop an awareness of different methods for designing research and the different analysis tools available to the sport and exercise scientist.