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HL20477: Performance analysis

[Page last updated: 15 October 2020]

Follow this link for further information on academic years Academic Year: 2020/1
Further information on owning departmentsOwning Department/School: Department for Health
Further information on credits Credits: 12      [equivalent to 24 CATS credits]
Further information on notional study hours Notional Study Hours: 240
Further information on unit levels Level: Intermediate (FHEQ level 5)
Further information on teaching periods Period:
Semester 2
Further information on unit assessment Assessment Summary: OR 50%, OT 50%
Further information on unit assessment Assessment Detail:
  • Oral Exam (OR 50%)
  • Poster Presentation (OT 50%)
Further information on supplementary assessment Supplementary Assessment:
Like-for-like reassessment (where allowed by programme regulations)
Further information on requisites Requisites:
Description: Aims:
Identify those key principles that contribute to individual performance and provide students with the critical key skills that will allow them to analyse and reflect on their own performance and deploy within the field of sport. Both objective and subjective factors influencing performance will be considered with students designing appropriate and effective training programmes.

Learning Outcomes:
At the end of this unit students will:
* Develop subject specific knowledge to work with elite athletes within a sport context;
* Develop key analytical skills to allow students to evaluate their own performance;
* Recognise the key protocols used by BASES and BOMC in analysing elite athlete performance;
* Evaluate / analyse / reflect on their own and their peers performance;
* Communicate effectively the outcome of an analysis.


* Communication;
* Application of Number;
* Information Technology;
* Basic Management Skills.


* The need for objective feedback to assist coaching effectiveness to include hand based and computer analysis systems.
* To assess the role of hand based analysis systems in the feedback process while evaluating the reliability of the data collected in cited notational analysis systems.
* Create a system for hand notation for a chosen sport and provide practical solutions to any questions raised.
Further information on programme availabilityProgramme availability:

HL20477 is Compulsory on the following programmes:

Department for Health