SPHP702 – Advanced Sport Coaching

Module code
Module title
Advanced Sport Coaching
To provide students with advanced knowledge, skills and professional competencies in the field of sport coaching.
  • SC9501
  • SP0801
NZQA Level
Level 7
NZQA Credits
Delivery method
  • Web-Supported
Learning hours
Directed hours
Self directed hours
Total learning hours
Resources required
Learning Outcomes
1. Analyse and synthesise principles and practices that contribute to the coaching process.

2. Apply current sports science knowledge to an athlete for improved performance

3. Apply appropriate programme planning and design considerations
- The Coaching Process
- Performance Coaching
- Athlete Profiling
- Season Planning and Designing Programmes
- Performance Analysis
- Technology in Coaching
- Team Cohesion
- Advanced Skill Learning
- Implementing Training Methods
- Self-Reflection
- Emotional Intelligence
- Coaching Pathways
Teaching and Learning Strategy
Teaching methods include lectures, coaching observations, practical coaching, seminars and independent assignments
Basic of Assessment
Candidates must achieve a minimum result of 40 in the final examination of this module. They must achieve a minimum C grade pass overall from assessments to receive a passing grade for this module.
Learning and Teaching Resource
Required Text:
An extended reading list will be supplied by the tutor at commencement of the course. This will be updated annually.