PEMJ 547

PEMJ 547: Advanced Coaching Techniques
3.0 SH

In this course students investigate several advanced methods for analyzing and improving sport performance.  Students learn about key principles of coaching, methods for talent identification and development, principles for effective practice design, use of augmented feedback and demonstration for skill acquisition, and application of biomechanical principles related to sport performance.  Additionally students gain experience in use of video analyses, notational analyses, and match analyses to optimize sport performance.  They have opportunities to employ both advanced technological methods as well as practical, hands-on approaches for advancement of their sport.

Prerequisites: PEMJ 321, PEMJ 324 or readings determined by instructor