b4615b Coaching Specialization 2 - Basketball

Faculty of Sports Studies
spring 2021
Extent and Intensity
0/0/0. 4 credit(s). Type of Completion: zk (examination).
Mgr. Tomáš Vencúrik, Ph.D. (seminar tutor)
Guaranteed by
Mgr. Tomáš Vencúrik, Ph.D.
Department of Sports - Faculty of Sports Studies
Supplier department: Department of Sports - Faculty of Sports Studies
Prerequisites (in Czech)
Specializace trenérství II – Basketbal (b4615b).
Course Enrolment Limitations
The course is only offered to the students of the study fields the course is directly associated with.
fields of study / plans the course is directly associated with
Course objectives
The aim of the course is to follow up the b4615a Specialization Coaching 1 - Basketball and to strengthen the right principles in leading of the training process in the practice of individual defensive skills using various methodical and organizational forms.
Learning outcomes
After successfully completing the course student will:
- teach the players (8-12 years) the basics of individual defensive skills in basketball according to methodical principles,
- characterize individual game performance in basketball,
- develop players' speed abilities in line with ontogenetic specifications,
- develop player's strengths abilities in line with ontogenetic specifications,
- create an annual training plan in basketball,
- record and control the training process in basketball,
- use a compensatory exercise in the training process,
- choose appropriate methods of player regeneration after training and basketball game.
  • Students will conduct methodical demonstrations on the given topic (individual defensive skills) in the semester after the information meeting (they will be assigned methodical demonstrations from basketball, requirements on the demonstrations, credit requirements to successfully complete the subject).
  • Students' methodical demonstrations are extended by coaching stay (like observers) from U13 to U15 categories.
  • Thematic units:
  • - individual defensive skills,
  • - individual game performance,
  • - speed abilities in basketball,
  • - strength abilities in basketball,
  • - annual training plan,
  • - recording and control of the training process,
  • - compensatory exercise and regeneration in basketball.
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Teaching methods
Assessment methods
1. basketball e-learning test,
2. methodical demonstrations on a given topic,
3. to prepare training units on a given topic,
4. successful completion of coaching course, license C,
5. oral exam.
Language of instruction
Follow-Up Courses
Further comments (probably available only in Czech)
Information on the extent and intensity of the course: 100 hod.
Teacher's information
The course is also listed under the following terms Spring 2020.
  • Enrolment Statistics (spring 2021, recent)
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