Core Module Information
Module title: Analysis of Sports Performance

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

Module code: SES10106
Module leader: Peter Laird
School School of Applied Sciences
Subject area group: Sport Exercise and Health Science

There are no pre-requisites for this module to be added

Description of module content:

Introduction to Notation and Games Analysis. Identification of factors to be analysed and techniques for data collection from team games. Identification of factors to be analysed and techniques for data collection from individual sports and games. Methods of analysis of individual play within team games. Presentation of results. Practical use of commercial software.

Learning Outcomes for module:

LO1: Apply the concept and uses of notational techniques in the analysis of sports and games.
LO2: Utilise and implement a suitable protocol to collect the appropriate data in order to undertake such an analysis in a specific sport of their own choosing
LO3: Critically analyse the data obtained and validate the reasons for the selection of the analysis methods used.
LO4: Critically reflect the results of the data obtained and the limitations of the analysis used.
LO5: Present the use of video recording, spreadsheet, and statistical techniques.

Full Details of Teaching and Assessment
2023/4, Trimester 1, FACE-TO-FACE, Edinburgh Napier University
Occurrence: 001
Primary mode of delivery: FACE-TO-FACE
Location of delivery: SIGHTHILL
Partner: Edinburgh Napier University
Member of staff responsible for delivering module: Peter Laird
Module Organiser:

Student Activity (Notional Equivalent Study Hours (NESH))
Mode of activityLearning & Teaching ActivityNESH (Study Hours)
Face To Face Lecture 24
Face To Face Practical classes and workshops 10
Face To Face Tutorial 13
Independent Learning Groupwork (Independent Study) 153
Total Study Hours200
Expected Total Study Hours for Module200

Type of Assessment Weighting % LOs covered Week due Length in Hours/Words
Project - Written 100 1,2,3,4,5 13 HOURS= 0, WORDS= 3500
Component 1 subtotal: 100
Component 2 subtotal: 0
Module subtotal: 100

Indicative References and Reading List - URL:
SES10106 Analysis of Sports Performance