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The business of football

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Introductory Level Duration 15 hours Updated 09 Apr 2014
Welcome to this free new OpenLearn course produced by The Open University working in partnership with The Football League Trust. If you are...

Exploring sport online: Athletes and efficient hearts

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Introductory Level Duration 5 hours Updated 12 Feb 2014
We all know that the heart is very important but what exactly does the heart do? Why is the blood so important? What functions do the lungs perform...

The science behind wheeled sports

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Introductory Level Duration 8 hours Updated 07 Feb 2014
This unit focuses on cycling and wheelchair racing: what we might collectively call 'wheeled sports'. The Scientific concepts such as force,...

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Making your coaching certificate count

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Making your coaching certificate count Copyrighted image Credit: The Open University / Karen Parker
Intermediate Level Duration 300 hours Updated 26 Apr 2013 Register by 09 Jan 2014
Develop your practice as a coach by linking your coaching experience to knowledge of training standards, professionalism, ethics, models of...

Sport and conditioning science into practice

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Sport and conditioning science into practice Copyrighted image Credit: The Open University / Karen Parker
Intermediate Level Duration 600 hours Updated 26 Apr 2013 Register by 05 Sep 2013
Investigate and apply aspects of sports science, including physiology, movement analysis, and training and conditioning theory, enhancing your...

Making your exercise instruction certificate count

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Making your exercise instruction certificate count Copyrighted image Credit: The Open University / Karen Parker
Intermediate Level Duration 300 hours Updated 26 Apr 2013 Register by 09 Jan 2014
Link your experience as an exercise instructor or exercise professional to knowledge of training standards, professionalism, ethics, models of...