Undergraduate Course: Contemporary Issues in Sport and Education (SPRT10010)
|School||Moray House School of Education
||College||College of Humanities and Social Science
|Credit level (Normal year taken)||SCQF Level 10 (Year 3 Undergraduate)
||Availability||Available to all students
|Summary||The work of the course intends to explore the links between sport and education and to consider the forces which have shaped the policies and philosophies associated with them. It specifically wishes to engage its students in the current debate concerning the provision for school age sport and to examine the ways in which "sport in schools" can be managed and delivered. The status of physical education in the school curriculum and the role of its teachers, will warrant some particular consideration. Students will be asked to anticipate how sport and education can be developed in ways that are mutually supportive.
Entry Requirements (not applicable to Visiting Students)
||Other requirements|| None
Information for Visiting Students
Course Delivery Information
|Not being delivered|
| By the end of this module students will be able to:
-Demonstrate a knowledge and appreciation of the relationship between physical education and sport.
-Examine the ways in which values, judgement and policies have impacted on sport and education.
-Use key references to comment critically on the formation of policies for school age sport and physical education.
-Identify the basis of current and future delivery systems for linking school-age sport to sports development in UK.
|Graduate Attributes and Skills
|Course organiser||Mr Eugene Connolly
Tel: (0131 6)51 6679
|Course secretary||Miss Sarah Fraser