Principles of Golf Coaching



Year One

Students will be introduced to contemporary and generic issues applicable to the work of sports coaches generally and golf coaches in particular. They will examine theories of motor control and learning as they relate to golf coaching across the lifespan. Students will develop their knowledge, skills and understanding of golf coaching science and in particular the teaching principles and ball flight laws of golf.


Lectures, Practical classes/workshops


Written class test (25%), Group Presentation (25%), Written assignment (2000 words, 50%)