9 Intro to Sport & Recreation
Sport is friendship, sport is health, sport is education, sport is life. Sport brings the world together.
Sport and Recreation entail activities that help to develop life skills, abilities, talents and improve the general health of the body.
Introduction to Sport & Recreation is offered as an elective course for those students who have a love of sport or are interested in career path within the wider field of sport. It extends the students knowledge, understanding and skills from the mandatory H&PE course. Topics studied can include:
Practical activities will focus on sports studied in the senior years. There will be a focus on developing skills and game sense concepts in Netball, Basketball, European Handball, Badminton, Volleyball
Other aspects studied will be
- Sports Coaching practices (Sport Education model)
- Disability in Sport
- Issues in Sport
- Fitness and Development
- Sports Science