Core Module Information
Module title: Physical Activity & Health Work Placement

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

Module code: SES10126
Module leader: Konstantinos Kaliarntas
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:

While working in an area relevant to your studies, you will have the opportunity to develop professional networks and successfully integrate your academic knowledge with professional practice. Through engaging in a work placement, you will explore current concepts, debates, policies, initiatives and funding issues related to your discipline. You are expected to exercise critical thinking, autonomy and initiatives in terms of your practice and learning, and develop and demonstrate a wide range of personal and professional skills. You will also focus on self-assessment, develop your own learning outcomes and engage in reflective practice to enhance your professional confidence and employability.

Learning Outcomes for module:

Upon completion of this module you will be able to:

LO1: Apply critical understanding of the skills, theories, concepts, and practices required in the sector and discipline.

LO2: Demonstrate critical thinking, applied knowledge and reflection skills in relation to academic, cognitive, personal and professional needs.

LO3:Exercise autonomy and demonstrate communication, management and problem solving skills and apply reflective practice.

Full Details of Teaching and Assessment
2023/4, Trimester 1, 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: Konstantinos Kaliarntas
Module Organiser:

Student Activity (Notional Equivalent Study Hours (NESH))
Mode of activityLearning & Teaching ActivityNESH (Study Hours)
Face To Face Project Supervision 4
Online Guided independent study 116
Total Study Hours200
Expected Total Study Hours for Module200

Type of Assessment Weighting % LOs covered Week due Length in Hours/Words
Report 25 LO1, LO2 4 HOURS= 00.00, WORDS= 1000
Portfolio 75 LO2, LO3 14/15 HOURS= 00.00, WORDS= 3000
Component 1 subtotal: 25
Component 2 subtotal: 75
Module subtotal: 100

Indicative References and Reading List - URL:
SES10126 Physical Activity and Health Work Placement