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HSE305 - Issues in Sport Coaching

Unit details

Year2016 unit information
Enrolment modes:Trimester 1: Burwood (Melbourne)
Credit point(s):1
EFTSL value:0.125
Unit chair:

Julia Walsh

Prerequisite:HSE204 or HSE205


Incompatible with:


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: Written assignment based on case studies (1500 words)  50%
Assessment task 2: Group oral presentations and written report (group report – 1000 words) 25%
Assessment task 3: Group debate presentation 25%

Unit Fee Information

All Commonwealth Supported Place (CSP), fee paying undergraduate and pre-2016 commencing students

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2016 commencing International and full fee paying postgraduate domestic students

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