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SLUK Level 1 Sport Leaders Award at North Shropshire College - NSC

Course description

WHAT DOES THE SUBJECT INCLUDE?

The aim of this qualification is to provide basic skills and experiences in leadership that are taught in a sporting context in order to prepare learners to lead a simple sports activity for a small group.

WHAT IS THE STRUCTURE OF THE COURSE?

The course is made up of 6 units over 1 year, with units being valued at either 1 or 2 credits.

Unit name

Guided Learning Hours (GLH)

Credits

Mandatory or optional

1. Plan, lead and review a sport/activity

120

2

M

2. Developing leadership skills

30

1

M

3. Lead activities that promote a healthy lifestyle

50

1

M

4. Fair play in sport

50

1

M

5. The role of the official

50

1

M

6. Opportunities in sport and recreation

30

1

M

 

Likely assessment methods include:

•           Observation.

•           Questioning of underpinning knowledge - either verbal or written.

•           Notes or planning work completed during the course.

•           Performance of set tasks.

•           Simulation.

•           Video/photographic evidence.

IS THIS COURSE FOR ME?

If you have an interest in sport and are hoping to pursue a career in one of the many sport, leisure or recreation related areas and would like to focus on honing your leadership skills.

Course content

WHAT DOES THE SUBJECT INCLUDE?

The aim of this qualification is to provide basic skills and experiences in leadership that are taught in a sporting context in order to prepare learners to lead a simple sports activity for a small group.

WHAT IS THE STRUCTURE OF THE COURSE?

The course is made up of 6 units over 1 year, with units being valued at either 1 or 2 credits.

Unit name

Guided Learning Hours (GLH)

Credits

Mandatory or optional

1. Plan, lead and review a sport/activity

120

2

M

2. Developing leadership skills

30

1

M

3. Lead activities that promote a healthy lifestyle

50

1

M

4. Fair play in sport

50

1

M

5. The role of the official

50

1

M

6. Opportunities in sport and recreation

30

1

M

 

Likely assessment methods include:

•           Observation.

•           Questioning of underpinning knowledge - either verbal or written.

•           Notes or planning work completed during the course.

•           Performance of set tasks.

•           Simulation.

•           Video/photographic evidence.

IS THIS COURSE FOR ME?

If you have an interest in sport and are hoping to pursue a career in one of the many sport, leisure or recreation related areas and would like to focus on honing your leadership skills.

Entry requirements

WHAT ARE THE ENTRY REQUIREMENTS?

An Entry Level 3 qualification is recommended but not necessary enabling learners at all levels the opportunity to apply for this course.

Financial information

Please contact our Student Finance Officer - Penny Jones - on 01691 688029.

Future opportunities

Successful completion provides the opportunity to move onto the Level 2 Award in Sport Leadership.

Further information

For further information please contact the Oswestry Campus on 01691 688000.

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact North Shropshire College - NSC directly.

Last updated date: 18 October 2016
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