Advanced GNVQ Leisure and Recreation Optional Units

Advanced GNVQ Leisure and Recreation Optional Units

By: Julie Gibson (author), Ian Wood (author), Stephen Pearson (author), Eric MacIntyre (author), Katherine Kemp (author)Paperback

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Advanced GNVQ Leisure and Recreation covers the latest specification and is written in a friendly and accessible style by lecturers who have piloted the qualification. It follows the GNVQ structure exactly and contains all seven BTEC leisure and recreation optional units.

The practical activities included throughout provide ample material for students to test their knowledge and comprehension. Case studies are used to illustrate the theory with real life situations and suggestions for evidence gathering assignments are provided at the end of each element.

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Unit 9: Sport and physical recreation. 9.1. Investigate sport and physical recreation in the UK. 9.2. Investigate the factors affecting participation in sport and physical recreation in the UK. 9.3. Explore trends and developments in sport and physical recreation. Unit 10: Leisure centre operations. 10.1. Investigate a programme for a selected leisure centre. 10.2. Investigate the key operational requirements for running a leisure centre. 10.3. Investigate the products, services and pricing policies of a selected leisure centre. Unit 11: Outdoor activities. 11.1. Investigate the scope and provision of outdoor activities. 11.2. Examine the legal and regulatory requirements for outdoor activities. 11.3 . Plan, carry out and evaluate a group outdoor activity. Unit 12: Health related fitness. 12.1. Investigate exercise in relation to the human body. 12.2. Develop a fitness programme. 12.3. Examine injury prevention and recovery procedures. Unit 13: Planning for sports coaching. 13.1. Explore the coaching process and the roles of the coach. 13.2. Plan a coaching session for a selected sport. 13.3. Determine the additional requirements for coaching children. 13.4. Prepare guidelines for safe practice in sports coaching. Unit 14: Techniques of sports coaching. 14.1. Examine ways in which psychological factors affect sports performance. 14.2. Investigate movement in sport. 14.3. Examine physical fitness training for sports. 14.4. Investigate special factors associated with coaching people with disabilities. Unit 15: Human physiology. 15.1. Describe the skeletal and muscular systems of the human body. 15.2. Describe the cardiovascular and respiratory system of the human body. 15.3. Explain the digestive system and the nutritional requirements of the human body.

Product Details

  • publication date: 09/12/1996
  • ISBN13: 9780582293380
  • Format: Paperback
  • Number Of Pages: 272
  • ID: 9780582293380
  • weight: 763
  • ISBN10: 0582293383

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