This webinar is hosted by Jon Cheek, the Founder and Director of UniTasterDays. Guidance is provided for students to help them make good choices when considering university. The guest speaker for this event is Patrick Oxenham, a Lecturer in Physical Education and Sports Coaching at St Mary’s University, Twickenham. Performance analysis at university
Patrick looks at what performance analysis is, and talks about how you can learn to investigate actual sports performance and training.
Part of the role is to ensure athletes are developing in their career and are really successful in their performance, explains Patrick. He speaks about the topics you will study on this course such as physical analysis, technical analysis and coach analysis.
On UCAS there are many performance analysis courses available with different modules and teaching styles. Patrick talks about how to make sure you have chosen the right course, and important things to consider before making the final decision.
He looks at the role of different technological equipment which will assist you as a performance analyst, and the different careers you can go into after you graduate. Finally, he speaks about the application process and shares some top tips before you apply. Session summary from Rubaya Zaman, an English Literature Graduate from the University of Birmingham.