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BTEC National Sport

BTEC National Sport

Sports Development and Fitness Options

  • Author: Ray Barker
  • Publisher: Heinemann
  • ISBN: 9780435455095
  • Category: Sports
  • Page: 345
  • View: 331
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Written by experienced lecturers and fully endorsed by Edexcel, these two Student Books and Tutor's Resource File with CD-ROM provide complete coverage of the BTEC National Sport certificate.

BTEC First Sport

BTEC First Sport

  • Author: Bob Harris,Ramela Mills,Shanon Parker-Bennett
  • Publisher: Heinemann
  • ISBN: 9780435454609
  • Category: Coaching (Athletics)
  • Page: 318
  • View: 5652
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This Student Book covers the three core and five of the optional units of the BTEC First Diploma in Sport - everything your students need.

BTEC National Sport Student Book

BTEC National Sport Student Book

  • Author: Ray Barker
  • Publisher: Heinemann
  • ISBN: 9780435455170
  • Category: Sports
  • Page: 267
  • View: 9020
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Written by experienced lecturers and fully endorsed by Edexcel, these two Student Books and Tutor's Resource File with CD-ROM provide complete coverage of the BTEC National Sport certificate.

BTEC First Public Services (uniformed)

BTEC First Public Services (uniformed)

  • Author: Debra Gray
  • Publisher: Heinemann
  • ISBN: 9780435454593
  • Category: Civil service positions
  • Page: 408
  • View: 8027
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These resources are a perfect match with the qualification, providing everything students need to excel in BTEC First in Public Services.

Cambridge Technicals Level 3 Sport and Physical Activity

Cambridge Technicals Level 3 Sport and Physical Activity

  • Author: Helen Bray,Scott Chapman,Alister Myatt
  • Publisher: Hodder Education
  • ISBN: 1471874877
  • Category: Study Aids
  • Page: 352
  • View: 2890
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Exam Board: Cambridge Level: KS4 Subject: Sport First Teaching: September 2016 First Exam: June 2017 Support your teaching of the new Cambridge Technicals 2016 suite with Cambridge Technical Level 3 Sport, developed in partnership between OCR and Hodder Education; this textbook covers each specialist pathway and ensures your ability to deliver a flexible course that is both vocationally focused and academically thorough. Cambridge Technical Level 3 Sport is matched exactly to the new specification and follows specialist pathways in n coaching, leadership and physical education, fitness instructing, personal training, and sports management, development and leisure. - Ensures effective teaching of each specialist pathway offered within the qualification. - Focuses learning on the skills, knowledge and understanding demanded from employers and universities. - Provides ideas and exercises for the application of practical skills and knowledge. - Developed in partnership between Hodder Education and OCR, guaranteeing quality resources which match the specification perfectly

Coaching Science

Coaching Science

  • Author: Dan Gordon
  • Publisher: Learning Matters
  • ISBN: 1844458121
  • Category: Sports & Recreation
  • Page: 264
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Coaching is an increasingly important area of sports science courses, and this text provides accessible and up-to-date coverage of this key topic. Modern coaches need to be applied scientists who keep abreast of research and are able to apply a multidisciplinary understanding to their practice. The book therefore examines coaching in terms of biomechanics, physiology and psychology, as well as perennial issues such as athlete motivation, nutrition, design of training programmes, talent identification, monitoring and ethics. Written by an author who combines academic expertise with high-level practical experience, the book successfully links theory with case studies.

Leadership in Sport

Leadership in Sport

  • Author: Ian O'Boyle,Duncan Murray,Paul Cummins
  • Publisher: Routledge
  • ISBN: 1317594983
  • Category: Business & Economics
  • Page: 264
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Effective leadership is essential in any sports organisation, both in the boardroom and on the training pitch. Leadership in Sport is the first textbook to examine sports leadership in the round, across both management and coaching environments. It includes a dedicated section to underpinning core leadership theories, and employs a number of case studies throughout to show how best practice is applied in real world settings. Drawing on expertise from some of the leading academics and practitioners throughout the world, and from both disciplines, the book covers various leadership issues including: facilitative leadership strategic leadership leading effective change diversity in leadership communication and empathy motivation and performance. Key conceptual questions—the nature of leadership, its role in sport, styles of leadership, what constitutes ineffective leadership—and other contemporary issues are also explored to give students and practitioners the most complete and clear picture of contemporary leadership in sport. With useful features in every chapter, such as key terms and review questions, this is an essential text for sport management or coaching degree courses.

Research Methods in Sport

Research Methods in Sport

  • Author: Mark F. Smith
  • Publisher: Learning Matters
  • ISBN: 1526434024
  • Category: Sports & Recreation
  • Page: 216
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Packed full of essential tools and tips, this second edition is your quick-start guide to undertaking research within real world of sport. Using clear, accessible language, Smith maps an easy-to-follow journey through the research process, drawing upon the most up-to-date evidence and resources to help you select the most appropriate research approach for your project. Throughout the book you will discover: - Key points that highlight important definitions and theories; - Reflection points to help you make connections between key concepts and your research; - Learning activities to put your newfound knowledge into practice; - Further reading to explore the wider context of sport research in the real world. Featuring over thirty-five case studies of students’ and academics’ research in practice, this book is the perfect guide-by-your-side to have during your own sport research.

BTEC National Sport and Exercise Science

BTEC National Sport and Exercise Science

  • Author: Jennifer Stafford-Brown,Simon Rae,Simon Rea,John Chance
  • Publisher: Hodder Education
  • ISBN: 9780340939512
  • Category: Sports sciences
  • Page: 447
  • View: 2027
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This text provides comprehensive coverage of the BTEC national in sport and exercise science diploma and certificate. Each chapter contains practical activities that put theory into practice and generate data for use in assignments.

Sport and identity

Sport and identity

  • Author: Patsy Neal
  • Publisher: Dorrance Publishing Co.
  • ISBN: N.A
  • Category: Sports & Recreation
  • Page: 195
  • View: 6934
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Btec National Sport Book 2. Ray Barker ... [Et Al.]

Btec National Sport Book 2. Ray Barker ... [Et Al.]

  • Author: Mark Adams,Ray Barker
  • Publisher: Pearson Education Ltd
  • ISBN: 9780435465155
  • Category: Physical education and training
  • Page: 375
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Written in a clear and accessible style, this book is packed with engaging activities and case studies, enabling you to relate sport theory to real life situations.

Review of Vocational Education

Review of Vocational Education

The Wolf Report

  • Author: Alison Wolf
  • Publisher: N.A
  • ISBN: 9780108510380
  • Category: Education and state
  • Page: 196
  • View: 3937
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Studying Sports Science

Studying Sports Science

  • Author: Elaine Rose
  • Publisher: Crimson Publishing
  • ISBN: 9780856605796
  • Category: Degrees, Academic
  • Page: 48
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The way in which degree subjects are taught is far removed from A level courses in schools. Questions & Answers Degree Subject Guides is a series that prepares students for the rigours and discipline required to study effectively at university.

Talent Identification and Development in Sport

Talent Identification and Development in Sport

International Perspectives

  • Author: Joseph Baker,Steve Cobley,Jörg Schorer
  • Publisher: Routledge
  • ISBN: 1136961488
  • Category: Sports & Recreation
  • Page: 200
  • View: 1447
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Identifying talent in athletes and developing that ability to its fullest potential is a central concern of sport scientists, sports coaches and sports policy makers. This book offers a comprehensive synthesis of current knowledge in talent identification and development in sport, from the biological basis of ability to the systems and processes within sport through which that ability is nurtured. Written by a team of leading international experts, the book explores key factors and issues in contemporary sport, including: genetics secondary factors such as birth date, cultural context and population size perceptual motor skill acquisition and expertise sports development policy in-depth case studies, including European soccer, East African running and US pro sports. With an emphasis throughout on practical implications and processes for all those working in sport, the book offers an authoritative evaluation of the strengths and weaknesses of contemporary systems for identifying and developing talent in sport. This is important reading for any student, researcher or practitioner with an interest in skill acquisition, youth sport, elite sport, sports coaching or sports development.

Contemporary Issues in Coaching

Contemporary Issues in Coaching

  • Author: Gene Fowler,Shelia Nash
  • Publisher: N.A
  • ISBN: 9781536125559
  • Category: Coaching (Athletics)
  • Page: 108
  • View: 9408
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Margaret E. Machara, PhD, Debra S. Kruenegel-Farr, PhD, and Kimberly I. Allen, PhD set out to fill in the gaps where there is still a deficit of available research on Family Life Coaching (FLC) by giving a synopsis of the theories, competencies, and practices of this field during chapter one. In chapter two, Sanmuga Nathan, PhD presents a description of innovative coaching model termed known as the non-linear pedagogy coaching for understanding. In chapter three, Zuzana Birknerov�, Miroslav Frankovsk�, Lucia Zbihlejov�, and Martin Birkner verify a new, original methodology known as AC Assessment of Coaching to identify differences within it. In chapter four, Prof. Dr. Ingo Zimmermann positions coaching as a distinct profession with a stand-alone approach within the sciences. Finally, David Clutterbuck closes out the final chapter by exploring some of the main challenges emerging within coaching.

Fitness for Sport

Fitness for Sport

  • Author: Rex Hazeldine
  • Publisher: Crowood Press
  • ISBN: 9781861263360
  • Category: Health & Fitness
  • Page: 144
  • View: 1538
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This new edition is completely updated with the very latest in fitness techniques and provides advice on endurance, strength, flexibility, speed, body composition, nutrition and rest and relaxation, as well as a new section on fitness testing.

Managing Sport Events

Managing Sport Events

  • Author: T. Christopher Greenwell,Leigh Ann Danzey-Bussell,David Shonk
  • Publisher: Human Kinetics
  • ISBN: 0736096116
  • Category: Business & Economics
  • Page: 240
  • View: 3208
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Managing Sport Events presents the principles and practices of effective event management, taking readers through the entire process from event conception through postevent evaluation.

Strategic Sport Development

Strategic Sport Development

  • Author: Rosemary Leach,Stephen Robson,Kirstie Simpson
  • Publisher: Routledge
  • ISBN: 0415544009
  • Category: Sports & Recreation
  • Page: 272
  • View: 9922
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The field of sports development is becoming ever more professional, with the levels of expertise in planning and efficiency required of those working in private or national sports institutions higher than they have ever been. In response to this, strategic sports development has emerged as a means of applying business strategies to the context of sports development. Strategic Sports Development is the first book to directly address this important new field. The book comprehensively explains the strategic concepts and techniques that sports students and practitioners across the UK and internationally need to understand. It includes: national and local case studies that appraise existing strategic management practice in sports development separate full introductions to sports development and business strategy a range of tasks and resources that encourage the reader to develop knowledge, skills and competencies through the application of theory to practical examples the application of strategic management principles to the development of sport and development through sport everything the reader needs to engage meaningfully with the relevant National Occupational Standards for the sport development profession. Strategic Sports Development is designed to help students develop the practical skills needed to contribute to development strategy in a vocational context, and give practitioners the confidence and know-how to improve the strategic development of their sports organization. This book is essential reading for all students and practitioners of strategic sports development, and a valuable resource for students of sports management or development in general.