Sport, Culture and Development: Trends and Issues
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Lectures and workshops on campus for HAM version; lectures on Panopto, asynchronous Moodle platform for NET version.
Students will be expected to attend lectures and tutorials, and participate in online tutorials on a weekly basis. (See WORKLOAD, below)
Students who successfully complete the course should be able to:
Satisfactorily master the following:
1. Understand the contribution of the social sciences to trends and issues in sport development;
2. Develop abilities in critical thinking and argument construction;
3. Understand basic sociological concepts and arguments as they relate to contemporary sports development;
4. Understand the relationships between philosophy, history, coaching and sociology in sporting and cultural contexts.Linked to the following assessments:
Assessments are due on the date (and time) specified in Moodle.
As per FHSHE Guidelines:
Students are required to complete and submit all internal assessment by specified dates. The last date for accepting internal assessment (the deadline) is written in the paper outline. If a student cannot meet the deadline for a significant reason there are clear procedures that must be followed.
A student should make every effort to request an extension before the due date. Extensions to the submission deadline should be agreed to in writing by the paper’s lecturer.
Extensions will normally only be given in case of illness, family bereavement, or serious personal accidents or circumstances.
Applications for extensions should be made to the paper coordinator / convenor as specified in the paper outline.
Requests for extensions on medical grounds must be accompanied by a medical certificate.
Late submissions without a granted extension should receive a deduction of 3% per weekday from the total paper grade.
Late submissions will not be accepted one calendar week after the submission deadline.
No deadlines may be extended beyond two weeks.
The internal assessment/exam ratio (as stated in the University Calendar) is 100:0. There is no final exam. The final exam makes up 0% of the overall mark.
The internal assessment/exam ratio (as stated in the University Calendar) is 100:0 or 0:0, whichever is more favourable for the student. The final exam makes up either 0% or 0% of the overall mark.
Error: Assessment components must add up to 100%
At least one Assessment Component needs to be entered
|Component Description||Due Date||Time||Percentage of overall mark||Submission Method||Compulsory|
|1. Journal entries||
|2. Online test #1||
16 Aug 2019
|3. Online test #2||
10 Oct 2019
|4. Online discussion||
Required and Recommended Readings*
MOODLE, email contact with lecturers (see contact details on this outline).
Also, this is a HAM, TGA and NET paper: Panopto will (usually) be available.
Linkages to Other Papers*
Restrictions: SPLS101 and SPLS102