BSE313 Sports Coaching provides students with a guide to the theoretical and practical aspects of sports coaching, highlighting the social, cultural and pedagogical concepts underpinning good coaching practices. Students will gain the knowledge to explore and apply the complex interplay between coach, athlete, coaching programme and its social context. In addition, this course allows students to develop their basic technical skills and employ coaching strategies for working with individual and team athletes thus preparing these sports people technically, tactically, physically and mentally and therefore be able to design effective coaching sessions.
Credit Units: 5
Presentation Pattern: Every January