Leadership in Sports Level 3

L3LSP
Course Description

Teacher in Charge: Mr D. Morath

Leadership in Sports is a two year course at Level Three. A unit standard based course run with the help of Manukau Institute of Technology that prepares the students as athletes, sport trainers, outdoors instructors, team dynamics, fitness dynamics, nutrition and general health and well being.  The course is both theory based and practical and is designed to cater for students who do enjoy the practical components of physical education, want to get better at a chosen sport and gain an understanding of how the body works. Students with a love of the outdoors, students who want to gain communication skills, leadership skills and become better in there day to day physical well being will excel in this course.

Course Outline 

This is a unit standards course and does not contribute towards University Entrance. It is a mix of practical demonstration of physical performance, leadership through coaching and event running of an event. There is also a theoretical component where you are required to demonstrate your knowledge and reflection of aspects of sports leadership. 

This is a two year course where different Level 3 credits will be offered each year.

Where will Leadership in Sport lead me?  

The skills developed in Leadership in Sport will be useful for all students and especially those who are interested in careers such as coaching, sports psychology, personal training, sports marketing and management, teaching, sports medicine, sports science, performance analysis, police, physiotherapy, outdoor instructing and much more… 

Assessment  

Leadership in Sport is 100% internally assessed, this means that you will need to work hard throughout the whole year. Some aspects of assessment will be conducted as in-class tests. 

This is not a University Approved Course

Contact for further inquiries

Mr Morath (HOD PE) [email protected]



Course Overview

Term 1
2021: Plan a beginner level coaching session for sport participants.
2022: Conduct and review a beginner level coaching session.

Term 2
2021: Apply basic psychological skills in sports performance.
2022: Sports Injuries – demonstrate knowledge of injuries, prevention and risks and hazards associated with sport or recreation.

Term 3
2021: Carry out pre-event preparation and apply the rules of the sport while officiating sports events.
2022: Demonstrate exercise and stretching techniques

2021 & 2022: Demonstrate quality of physical performance in an applied setting.

Term 4
2021: Demonstrate knowledge of the role and responsibilities of a coach, and of coaching beginner-level sport participants.
2022: Event Management. Plan and run a recreation activity

Contributions and Equipment/Stationery

TBA
Courses where students can opt in, will incur some costs. These costs will be advised at the time


Recommended Prior Learning

Open Entry, however, strong literacy skills, Level 1 Science, high self-management, genuine interest in Physical Activity demonstrated through positive involvement in Physical Education classes and at the discretion of the HOD.


Credit Information
Assessment
Level
Internal or
External
Credits
L1 Literacy Credits UE Literacy Credits Numeracy Credits
U.S. 20673 v4 Demonstrate knowledge of injuries, injury prevention and risks and hazards associated with sport or recreation
3
I
5
U.S. 21414 v3 Plan and run a recreation activity
3
I
4
U.S. 21648 v3 Apply basic psychological skills to sports performance
3
I
4
U.S. 22768 v2 Conduct and review a beginner level coaching session
3
I
6
U.S. 22771 v3 Plan beginner-level coaching sessions for sport participants
3
I
6
U.S. 30933 v1 Demonstrate exercise and stretching techniques
3
I
5
U.S. 31388 v1 Carry out pre-event preparation and apply the rules of the sport while officiating sports events
3
I
10
U.S. 31675 v1 Demonstrate knowledge of the role and responsibilities of a coach, and of coaching beginner-level sport participants
3
I
7
A.S. 91501 v2 Physical Education 3.4 - Demonstrate quality performance of a physical activity in an applied setting
3
I
4
*
Y
Total Credits
Approved subject for University Entrance

Number of credits that can be used for overall endorsement: 4

* Only students engaged in learning and achievement derived from Te Marautanga o Aotearoa are eligible to be awarded these subjects as part of the requirement for 14 credits in each of three subjects.

Total Credits Available: 51 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 51 credits.

Pathway Tags

Security Officer/Guard, Navy Sailor, Navy Officer, Probation Officer, Recreation Co-ordinator, Outdoor Recreation Guide/Instructor, Intelligence Officer, Diver, Corrections Officer, Personal Trainer/Fitness Instructor, Sports Coach/Official, Air Force Airman/Airwoman, Air Force Officer, Paramedic, Police Officer, Army Officer, Army Soldier, Firefighter, Ranger, Professional Sportsperson, Groundsperson, Horse Trainer


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