"Coaching and Instruction has given me the skills and confidence I need to lead a group of junior students in arange of sports. I would suggest anyone interested in leading junior sports put their name down for this subject" - anonymous 1
"I found coaching and Instruction good because I was able to learn more about how to improve my skills, and performance in a range of sports" - anonymous 2
In this unit you will not only participate in a range of individual and team sports, but be given the opportunity to develop the knowledge and skills to improve team performance and become a successful coach. You will learn and implement strategies focused on skill acquisition, biomechanics, practice strategies, motivation and risk management.
The following topics will be covered:
Student choices for Coaching tasks and may include but are not limited too:
VCE Physical Education, Health & Human Development, Outdoor Education.
Participation in a variety of different sports and applying principles/strategies of coaching to improve individual and team performance.