EHR334 Games, Sport & Contemporary Physical Activities 2 (8)

This is the second subject relating to games & sports. The aim of this subject is to consolidate students’ understandings of Games and Sports Education theories. Through participation in contemporary and culturally appropriate activities, students will justify and value the need for physical activity in the lives of young people.

Subject availability
Session 2 (60)
On Campus
Bathurst Campus
Continuing students should consult the SAL for current offering details. Where differences exist between the Handbook and the SAL, the SAL should be taken as containing the correct subject offering details.
Subject Information
Grading System
One session
School of Teacher Education
Enrolment restrictions

Available to students in:

  • Bachelor of Exercise and Sport Science (with specialisation)
  • Bachelor of Education (Health & PE)
  • Bachelor of Educational Studies
  • or as approved by Course Director
Assumed Knowledge

EHR219 Games, Sports & Contemporary Physical Activities 1

Learning Outcomes
Upon successful completion of this subject, students should:
  • be able to justify the inclusion of contemporary physical activities and culturally-appropriate games in the Health & PE curriculum;
  • be able to identify and participate in a range of contemporary forms of physical activity and culturally appropriate games;
  • be able to develop, rehearse, refine and reflect on pedagogical skills in facilitating learners’ skill development in authentic contexts;
  • be able to critique advocacy strategies that encourage lifelong physical activity participation.
The subject will cover the following topics:
  • Mosston spectrum of teaching styles;
  • SEPEP - Sport Education in Physical Education Program;
  • Nature and importance of cultural physical activities to communities of young people;
  • Contemporary physical activities;
  • Strategies for employing advocacy for lifelong physical activity.
Current Students

For any enquiries about subject selection or course structure you will need to contact your Course Director. You can find the name and contact details for your Course Director in your offer letter or contact your School office.

Prospective Students

For further information about Charles Sturt University, or this course offering, please contact info.csu on 1800 334 733 (free call within Australia) or enquire online.

The information contained in the 2017 CSU Handbook was accurate at the date of publication: June 2018. The University reserves the right to vary the information at any time without notice.