Module Title:Coach Education 4 - Football
Language of Instruction:English
Credits: 5
NFQ Level:7
Module Delivered In 3 programme(s)
Teaching & Learning Strategies: - Lectures - Discussion - Readings - Project work - Practicals
Module Aim: The aim of this module is to develop the ability of the coach to work with elite senior player at the UEFA B stage of the FAI coaching ladder. Enabling the students to plan, deliver and reflect on coaching sessions and analyse and assess their own performance as a coach.
Learning Outcomes
On successful completion of this module the learner should be able to:
LO1 Provide extensive detail and coaching points to the Team, Units and Individual players to improve their understanding and ability to execute a game plan based on analysis of a specific football problem.
LO2 Develop the skills to self reflect, analyse personal performance and design an individual performance plan.
Pre-requisite learning
Module Recommendations

This is prior learning (or a practical skill) that is recommended before enrolment in this module.

8658 SPRT H3316 Coach Education 3 - Football
Incompatible Modules
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Co-requisite Modules
No Co-requisite modules listed
Requirements
This is prior learning (or a practical skill) that is mandatory before enrolment in this module is allowed.
Completed Uefa 'C' Licence
 

Module Content & Assessment

Indicative Content
Uefa 'B' Licence
Cycle of Development (Game – Analysis – Training). Universal Football Language. CDE (Communication, Decision Making, Execution). Principles of Play – Transition to Defend. Principles of Play – Transition to Attack. Modern Game Playing Trends.
Assessment Breakdown%
Continuous Assessment60.00%
Practical40.00%
Continuous Assessment
Assessment Type Assessment Description Outcome addressed % of total Assessment Date
Portfolio Individual Coaching Portfolio. (Approx 3,000 words) Session Plans, Self Reflections, Systems of Play Presentations, Peer Review, Block Training Plan, Team, Unit, Individual - Analysis Reports. 1,2 60.00 n/a
No Project
Practical
Assessment Type Assessment Description Outcome addressed % of total Assessment Date
Practical/Skills Evaluation Individual Coaching Assessment (Approx 24mins) 1,2 40.00 Sem 1 End
No End of Module Formal Examination

ITCarlow reserves the right to alter the nature and timings of assessment

 

Module Workload

Workload: Full Time
Workload Type Frequency Average Weekly Learner Workload
Lecture 12 Weeks per Stage 1.00
Practicals 12 Weeks per Stage 2.00
Independent Learning 12 Weeks per Stage 7.42
Total Hours 125.00
 

Module Delivered In

Programme Code Programme Semester Delivery
CW_BBSMC_B Bachelor of Arts (Honours) in Sport Management and Coaching 5 Elective
CW_BBSMC_B Bachelor of Arts (Honours) in Sport Management and Coaching 7 Elective
CW_BBSOC_D Bachelor of Arts in Sport Coaching and Business Management (Football) 5 Elective