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HSE305 - Issues in Sport Coaching

Unit details

Year2015 unit information
Enrolment modes:Trimester 1: Burwood (Melbourne)
Credit point(s):1
EFTSL value:0.125
Unit chair:

Andrew Dawson

Prerequisite:HSE204 or HSE205
Contact hours:

1 x 2 hour seminar per week


This unit explores contemporary issues relevant to coaching and sport science from a personal and professional development perspective. Topics include: career transition and development of athletes and coaches, issues management such as drugs and doping in sport, leading and managing teams, ethics and professional practice in coaching, strategic planning, management and development of coaches and coaching.


Assessment task 1: Two group assignments based in case studies (1000 words per student) 25% per assignment

Assessment task 2: Two group oral presentations to class based on case studies (10 minutes per student) 25% per presentation

Assessment task 3: Hurdle requirement: 80% seminar attendance

Unit Fee Information

Student Contribution Rate*Student Contribution Rate**Fee rate - Domestic Students Fee rate - International students

* Rate for all CSP students, except for those who commenced Education and Nursing units pre 2010
** Rate for CSP students who commenced Education and Nursing units pre 2010
Please note: Unit fees listed do not apply to Deakin Prime students.

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