Practicums, internships and placements offer students the chance to apply knowledge from their degree to support their development of professional 'knowing' and judgement.
|Subject||Sport, Physical Education and Exercise|
|Points||18 points 18 points 18 points|
|Teaching period(s)||Full Year, First Semester, Second Semester|
|Domestic Tuition Fees (NZD)||$1,080.30|
|International Tuition Fees (NZD)||$5,061.45|
- 72 SPEX or PHSE points at 200-level or above
- Schedule C
- Arts and Music, Science
- Only available to students in the Physical Education, Activity and Health; Exercise and Sport Science; or Sports Development and Management major subjects.
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- Paper Structure
This paper can be completed either as a placement or by a variety of practicum courses. Please note that practicum opportunities vary within each semester, therefore students should contact the course coordinators if wishing to complete this paper in a single semester.
There is no compulsory textbook. A reading list will be provided where relevant to complement each aspect of the paper.
- Graduate Attributes Emphasised
- Global perspective, Lifelong learning, Communication, Critical thinking, Research,
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- Learning Outcomes
- Examine how exercise, sport and health organisations function in national and international settings (global perspective)
- Assimilate theoretical, practice-based, ethical and situational data to arrive at workable solutions that meet organisational or client goals (critical thinking, teamwork)
- Analyse and make informed comment on their own and others’ professional practices in an organisation, through experience and reflection (research, critical thinking)
- Build productive working relationships with group members and colleagues (teamwork, communication)
- Articulate the relevance of previous personal and educational experiences to the situated (course internship or placement) environment (lifelong learning)
- Improve skills in listening, reading, reasoning, and questioning that enable independent learning (self-motivation)
- Develop skills in presenting and communicating written and verbal information on issues related to particular sport, exercise or health organisations and their practices (communication)