.

Sport & Exercise Science students work with visually impaired pupils from New College Worcester… 16th May 2017

For their latest unit, ‘Exercise for Specific Groups’, Year 2 Sport and Exercise Science students have been working with pupils from a Worcester residential school.

Over a period of six weeks our students worked with pupils from New College Worcester, which is a national residential school for young people aged 11 – 19 who are blind or visually impaired.

 The students worked with a group of Year 7 students and delivered sessions including volleyball, football and basketball, leading their sessions by adapting the sports equipment.

For volleyball a rice filled balloon was used to establish its location. For football the students used bell balls, where players use the sound of the bell to judge the position and movement of the ball. The rules were also adapted so that they were in line with Goalball rules – a team sport specifically designed for blind athletes.

For more information on our Sport and Exercise Science courses, please see our website… http://kidderminster.ac.uk/delivery/sports-and-exercise-science-level-3-1718-1-year/

 

 

 

Recent Tweets

KidderminsterCollege

RT @KCThePoint: Open Event at the Point. Everyone welcome! Come and see what we offer! We will have tea, coffee, cakes and loads of informa…

KidderminsterCollege

To find out more about the services we offer down at @KCThePoint come on down to our Open Event! Wednesday 3rd Octo… https://t.co/Su3uQzvvQL

KidderminsterCollege

The @MASrecordsUK Team had a great evening at the Birmingham Music Awards Networking launch party, plenty of MAS ba… https://t.co/4rUB5rPkX1

KidderminsterCollege

In addition to us having a stand at Ridgewood High School today, we have also been to Thorns Collegiate Academy thi… https://t.co/8QmdxyonYY

KidderminsterCollege

We can’t wait to see this! https://t.co/UM7jO5L96u