SPCO227-19S1 (C) Semester One 2019

Paddle Sport Contexts and Techniques

15 points
18 Feb 2019 - 23 Jun 2019

Description

This course develops students’ skills and knowledge relevant to contemporary paddlesports research and educational approaches. Content focuses on knowledge necessary to use digital technology to analyse and evaluate a paddlesports skill to enhance performance. Drawing on practical experiences in pool sessions and also on natural bodies of water, this course develops an understanding of Tikanga Maori and paddlesports.

This course develops students’ skills and knowledge relevant to contemporary paddlesports research and educational approaches. Content focuses on knowledge necessary to use digital technology to analyse and evaluate a paddlesports skill to enhance performance. Drawing on practical experiences in pool sessions and also on natural bodies of water, this course develops an understanding of Tikanga Maori and paddlesports in a variety of water craft.

Learning Outcomes

Upon successful completion of this course, participants will be able to:
1. Describe the history and development of paddlesports
2. Use digital technology to analyse a paddlesports movement and provide feedback to enhance performance.
3. Critically investigate research relevant to paddlesports
4. Explain the influence of environmental, bicultural and socio-cultural contexts on paddlesports.  
5. Prepare for, and participate in paddlesports trips (including risk management, minimum impact practices and skills preparation).

Restrictions

TEPE111

Timetable 2019

Students must attend one activity from each section.

Lecture A
Activity Day Time Location Weeks
01 Friday 12:00 - 15:00 Karl Popper 413 18 Feb - 24 Feb
1 Apr - 7 Apr
29 Apr - 12 May
20 May - 2 Jun
Field Trip A
Activity Day Time Location Weeks
01 Friday 12:00 - 15:00 25 Feb - 31 Mar

Course Coordinator / Lecturer

Chris North

Assessment

Assessment Due Date Percentage 
Initial video analysis 15 Mar 2019 10%
Full video analysis 05 Apr 2019 40%
Essay 31 May 2019 50%

Indicative Fees

Domestic fee $761.00

International fee $3,188.00

* Fees include New Zealand GST and do not include any programme level discount or additional course related expenses.

Limited Entry Course

Maximum enrolment is 20

For further information see School of Health Sciences.

All SPCO227 Occurrences

  • SPCO227-19S1 (C) Semester One 2019