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An introduction to Observational/Performance Analysis theory and practice Short Course

An introduction to Observational/Performance Analysis theory and practice Short Course
Will discuss the role of observation, feedback and analysis and how match, notational and technical analysis enhance these aspects of the coaching process.

Entry and Admissions

Award Type:

Short Course

Ancillary Award:

CPD

Level:

Short Course / CPD

Study Mode:

None

Delivery Method:

Campus

Course Length:

One evening: 3rd March 2014 6.30pm-9pm

School:

School of Sport and Wellbeing

Partner Colleges:

No Partner College

Campus:

Preston

Start Date:

2nd September 2014 6.30pm - 9pm & 9th March 2015 6.30pm - 9pm

Entry Requirements:
 

Course Content

Course Outline:
This short workshop will introduce you to the key rationale for the effective use of performance analysis tools and techniques as well as the role of observation, feedback and analysis and how match, notational and technical analysis enhance these aspects of the coaching process.

Learning Environment & Assessment:

Academic Expertise

Craig Wright, Course Leader MA sports coaching / School lead for coaching analysis. Carl Cunningham, Demonstrator in coaching analysis and head analyst for Wales Women’s National Squad.

Learning outcome & aims

Learning objectives:

• Review of the role of observation, analysis and feedback within the coaching process.

• Identify how performance analysis techniques (match analysis, notational analysis and practical technique analysis) might enhance a coach’s ability to observe, feedback and analyse performance.

• Show case examples of how match analysis, notational analysis and technique analysis might be utilised to enhance the coaching process.

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Due to the nature of this course we do not offer structured work placements or international opportunities.

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Fees & Funding

For further information contact UCLan
Tel: +44 (0)1772 892400
Email: cenquiries@uclan.ac.uk

The fee for this course will be £30.

How to Apply

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Please email SSTOCPD@uclan.ac.uk to apply for this course or for more information.

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University of Central Lancashire,
Preston,
PR1 2HE
United Kingdom

Tel: +44 (0)1772 892400

Email: cenquiries@uclan.ac.uk