SPCO201-21S2 (C) Semester Two 2021

Learner-Centred Teaching and Coaching

15 points

Start Date: Monday, 19 July 2021
End Date: Sunday, 14 November 2021
Withdrawal Dates
Last Day to withdraw from this course:
  • Without financial penalty (full fee refund): Sunday, 1 August 2021
  • Without academic penalty (including no fee refund): Friday, 1 October 2021


This course engages students with exciting and innovative coaching and teaching approaches that are learner-centred, inquiry-based and growing in popularity across the globe. Through a blend of theory and practical application students will gain a working knowledge of the philosophical and pedagogical developments underpinning this approach. This is enhanced through student engagement with cutting-edge research as they critically reflect upon their own teaching and coaching experiences as active learners.


Any 60 points at 100 level from any subject.

Timetable 2021

Students must attend one activity from each section.

Lecture A
Activity Day Time Location Weeks
01 Friday 09:00 - 10:00 Meremere 108 Lecture Theatre
19 Jul - 29 Aug
13 Sep - 24 Oct
Workshop A
Activity Day Time Location Weeks
01 Wednesday 11:00 - 13:00 Rec Centre Sports Hall
19 Jul - 29 Aug
13 Sep - 24 Oct
02 Thursday 09:00 - 11:00 Rec Centre Sports Hall
19 Jul - 29 Aug
13 Sep - 24 Oct

Course Coordinator / Lecturer

Glenn Fyall


Assessment Due Date Percentage  Description
Course Interaction & Engagement 20% Attendance and participation for lectures & workshops. Note: Distance students will also be required to meet on-line attendance and participation requirements.
On-line Test 15 Sep 2021 30% On-line test of first six weeks of course content (LO's 1,3, 4, 5, 6)
Session plan & essay 22 Oct 2021 50% Deliver & reflect on a well-planned learning session employing a games-based methodology (LO 2)

Indicative Fees

Domestic fee $785.00

International fee $3,500.00

* All fees are inclusive of NZ GST or any equivalent overseas tax, and do not include any programme level discount or additional course-related expenses.

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All SPCO201 Occurrences

  • SPCO201-21S2 (C) Semester Two 2021
  • SPCO201-21S2 (D) Semester Two 2021 (Distance)