This course requires 1 option.
Year 12 Sport Leadership
Teacher in Charge: Ben Hancock
(Level 2 and 3)
These programmes introduce students to the exciting career of sport, and will develop practical skills in coaching, outdoor learning environments, fundamental skills for athletes, exercise techniques and fitness activities.
To enable students to develop a coaching philosophy and coaching style and apply them in the practical environment
To encourage students to develop their delivery style and be innovative in their game design
To provide an opportunity to experience the outdoor learning environment
To encourage students to demonstrate self-management and self-evaluation skills in an outdoor learning environment
To provide an understanding of fundamental skills
To provide an opportunity for students to determine an athlete’s ability to learn and perform fundamental skills
To have students conduct, review and adapt a skill practice of fundamental skills
To have students identify muscle groups and systems targeted by exercises
To enable students to demonstrate exercise techniques and assist clients in fitness activities, under supervision.
Benefits to students
On completing the programme students will:
Have had opportunities to demonstrate sport leadership
Have had the opportunity to develop effective delivery skills in the practical sport and recreation environment
Have an increased knowledge of the sport and recreation area
Receive a record of achievement of units studied at MIT
Have developed specific sport skills, both in delivery and as a participant.
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