Introduction to Performance Analysis for Team Sports - (15 credits)

Students will gain an understanding of performance analysis skills. The primary function of performance analysis is to provide managers and coaching staff reliable and current data regarding the performance of the individual or team. Over the last decade, advanced video analysis has become widespread within the elite athlete community. Effective and accurate analysis can be crucial to individual and/or team success in the elite arena. Analysts often exploit the latest technology to evaluate individual and team performance to inform decision making, this is an area students will be asked to explore further independently.