Relative age effect; Looking at the male England under 17 national team


Proposal and Research
2000 words each

Understand the use of research and statistical principles in sport and sports science

Know and understand how to undertake research through both academic and professional reflective practice
Investigate and assess theories, paradigms and principles of research in sport, exercise and fitness
Critically assess and evaluate evidence gained from a variety of sources
Select appropriate techniques to evaluate data
Apply subject knowledge to interpret data and draw logical conclusions
Critically interpret data using descriptive statistics
Develop a reasoned argument and challenge assumptions
Reflect upon the research undertaken and suggest improvements

Questions that are Researched

Is RAE a factor in England u17 squad section during UEFA championship finals?

Teams each season (Q1,Q2,Q3,Q4) and (S1 Vs S2)

All England teams (Q1,Q2,Q3,Q4) and (S1 Vs S2)

Using t-statistic and chi squared to find a P-value

England Squad selection vs teams that beat them?

England vs team that beat them (each season) (Q1,Q2,Q3,Q4) and (S1 Vs S2)

England vs Others (Q1,Q2,Q3,Q4) and (S1 Vs S2)

Using t-statistics and/or chi squared to find a P-value

Was RAE a factor in England u17 defeat in the in the championship?

England vs team that beat them (each season)

England vs Others

Box plot graph containing the (4) DOB and median

Average date of birth in starting line up (table)

Differences in days, find P-value

Average minutes played for each Q (1, 2, 3, 4) ?

England vs team that beat them (one box chart containing – each Q, team and season)

England vs Others

Differences in time, find P-value (write in research)