SPORT COACHING PRACTICUM
Credit points: 15
This subject will enable you to apply theoretical knowledge and integrate a range of professional skills by undertaking an extended sports coaching placement. In preparation, you will be required to explore the sport coaching industry and undertake activities to enhance your self-development and build a portfolio of evidence of your capability. Alongside the practicum experience you will reflect on your performance, development and learning and apply these in your preparation to become more employable within the sports coaching workforce.
SchoolAllied Health, Human Services & Sport
Subject Co-ordinatorMary Grant
Available to Study Abroad/Exchange StudentsYes
Subject year levelYear Level 3 - UG
Available as ElectiveNo
Learning ActivitiesYou will undertake a range of learning activities though online activities, workshops, reading materials, and apply your knowledge and skills through your sport coaching practicum. You will be required to demonstrate your competency in sport coaching development via your PebblePad workspace.
Quota Management StrategyN/A
Quota-conditions or rulesN/A
Minimum credit point requirementN/A
Self sourced or Uni sourcedSelf Sourced
Entire subject or partial subjectEntire subject
Total hours/days required100 hours
Location of WBL activity (region)Flexible
WBL addtional requirements100 hours in the Sport Coaching domain
Graduate capabilities & intended learning outcomes
Intended Learning Outcomes
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Melbourne (Bundoora), 2021, Semester 1, Blended
Maximum enrolment sizeN/A
Subject Instance Co-ordinatorMary Grant
LectureWeek: 10 - 22
Six 2.00 hours lecture per study period on weekdays during the day from week 10 to week 22 and delivered via blended.
Placement - Off SiteWeek: 10 - 22
One 100.00 hours placement - off site per study period on weekdays during the day from week 10 to week 22 and delivered via face-to-face.
WorkShopWeek: 10 - 22
Six 2.00 hours workshop per study period on weekdays during the day from week 10 to week 22 and delivered via face-to-face.
Career Portfolio (equivalent to 1,500 words). Students will undertake a range of activities in the PebblePad Career Portfolio Workbook to recognise strengths, knowledge, skills and to build a portfolio to assist the student to self-market. All activity undertaken/in the PebblePad Career Portfolio Workbook will be recorded and submitted for Assessment 1.
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Critical Written Reflection of Placement (equivalent to 2,500 words). Students are to draw upon their PebblePad Workbook entries (see Assessment 3) in order to complete this task.
|Assignment||Individual||No||60||SILO1, SILO2, SILO4, SILO5, SILO6|
Sports Coaching Practicum (100 hours) with Logbook submission. Students to use their PebblePad workspace during practicum for written reflections and supervisor evaluations to demonstrate competence.
Hurdle assessment: students must submit all aspects of this assessment and participate in at least 90 hours of practicum.
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