Sanjeev is a relatively new coach who has recently begun coaching at his local netball club. Sanjeev has been bringing his children to the club for several years and is very familiar with the sport, but he lacks confidence in his coaching ability. He is keen to develop his leadership and coaching skills so that he can get the best out of his players.
Drawing on the knowledge you have gained from Study Topic 4, critically evaluate how Sanjeev can develop effective coaching behaviours. Your work should be divided into the following four sections. Each section should be supported by evidence and/or examples from appropriate research:
Observation is a research instrument often used in coaching behaviour research. Critically evaluate the use of observation as a research instrument in investigating coaching behaviour.