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EDUH3029 - Training for Performance
Faculty of Education and Social Work - 6 credit points
HECS Band seven
Domestic Fee: $3,900
International Fee: $4,410
EFTSL: 0.125000000
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Department: Faculty of Education and Social Work
Offered session(s): 1
Prerequisites: 144 credit points including 90 credit points of Human Movement and Health Education Curriculum and Professional Studies units
Teacher/Coordinator: Assoc Prof Donna O'Connor

Classes: 1x2-hr lecture/wk for 12 wks, 1x2-hr tutorial/wk for 12 wks

Assessment: 4000wd report (60%) and lesson plan (10%) and debate (30%)

This core unit is designed to provide the skills and knowledge necessary for effective construction and implementation of training programs for health benefits and to improve performance. Emphasis will be on the knowledge and practical understanding of different training methods and strategies and their effects on performance. Classes are driven by student derived inquiry questions which are instrumental in the understanding of these issues and processes. This unit has been designed to develop students who are prepared to function effectively in diverse educational settings with competencies that are instrumental in interpreting research results and accurately responding to questions relating to physical activity, training and performance. At the completion of this unit it is hoped that students are more confident and knowledgeable in this content area, understand the vital link between theory and practice and value the need for them to be research informed teachers.
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