Core Module Information
Module title: Leading and Managing in Sport

SCQF level: 09:
SCQF credit value: 20.00
ECTS credit value: 10

Module code: SES09131
Module leader: Cedric English
School School of Applied Sciences
Subject area group: Sport Exercise and Health Science


Description of module content:

Over the course of the module you will distinguish between the roles of leadership and management in a professional sporting context. You will consider a range of leadership abilities, skills and important elements (such as establishing an effective culture and managing conflict) associated with leading or working as part of a team.

Learning Outcomes for module:

LO1: Develop an understanding and awareness of key leadership theories and management practices in a sporting context.

LO2: Analyse the dynamics associated with effective team function, such as roles within the team, conflict management and establishing an effective culture

LO3: Align your professional and personal developmental needs with selected coaching themes/models to enhance individual practice.

LO4: Critically observe and reflect on effective leadership behaviours, within yourself and others, and the impact of these leadership behaviours on athlete development

Full Details of Teaching and Assessment
2023/4, Trimester 2, BLENDED, Edinburgh Napier University
Occurrence: 001
Primary mode of delivery: BLENDED
Location of delivery: SIGHTHILL
Partner: Edinburgh Napier University
Member of staff responsible for delivering module: Cedric English
Module Organiser:

Student Activity (Notional Equivalent Study Hours (NESH))
Mode of activityLearning & Teaching ActivityNESH (Study Hours)
Face To Face Practical classes and workshops 22
Online Tutorial 10
Independent Learning Guided independent study 168
Total Study Hours200
Expected Total Study Hours for Module200

Type of Assessment Weighting % LOs covered Week due Length in Hours/Words
Oral Presentation 50 1,2 12 HOURS= 00.30
Reflective Log 50 1-4 14/15 , WORDS= 2000
Component 1 subtotal: 50
Component 2 subtotal: 50
Module subtotal: 100

Indicative References and Reading List - URL:
SES09131 Leading and Managing in Sport