Course: Basics of kinanthropology

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Course title Basics of kinanthropology
Course code KTV/ZKIN
Organizational form of instruction Lecture
Level of course Bachelor
Year of study not specified
Semester Winter
Number of ECTS credits 3
Language of instruction Czech
Status of course Compulsory
Form of instruction Face-to-face
Work placements Course does not contain work placement
Recommended optional programme components None
Course availability The course is available to visiting students
  • Rubín Lukáš, Mgr. Ph.D.
Course content
Thematic areas: 1. Physical and general culture and their relationship. 2. Physical movement of man, phylogenetic development of human motor. 3. Physical fitness and basic motor performance. Motor skills and abilities, assumptions to human activity. 4. Ontogenetic motor development of human. 5. Motoric learning. Basics of sports training. 6. Physical recreation as a factor for increasing the efficiency of work and creative activity. 7. Health and physical activity. 8. Heart rate and movement activity. 9. Aerobic fitness in motion recreation. 10. Nutrition and physical activity. 11. Drinking mode and movement activity. 12. Overweight and obesity. 13. Healthy mean of life, healthy lifestyle.

Learning activities and teaching methods
Monological explanation (lecture, presentation,briefing), Dialogue metods(conversation,discussion,brainstorming), Self-study (text study, reading, problematic tasks, practical tasks, experiments, research, written assignments), Lecture
  • Preparation for credit - 15 hours per semester
  • Preparation for exam - 20 hours per semester
  • Class attendance - 28 hours per semester
  • Home preparation for classes - 20 hours per semester
Learning outcomes
The aim of the course is to acquaint students with the basics of scientific discipline of kinanthropology (with the essence and content of kinanthropology, with the basic terminological orientation in the system, with work with professional kinanthropological sources, with the ontogenetic motor development of human and with the importance of selected kinanthropological concepts for society).
Students received special competences as per curriculum of accredited specialisation.
They are not required.

Assessment methods and criteria
Written exam, Student's performance analysis, Presentation of acquired experience via portfolio

Course credit requirements: Participation in class (80% attendance) Attendance at the opening camp Preparation and presentation of a contribution at the student scientific worhshop Test of basics of theoretical knowledge Examination requirements: Test of theoretical knowledge
Recommended literature
  • HOFFMAN, SHIRL, J. Introduction to Kinesiology.. Human Kinetics, 2008. ISBN 978-0-7360-761.
  • HOGENOVÁ, A. Pohyb a tělo. 1. vyd. Praha: Karolinum, 2000. ISBN 80-7184-580-9..
  • KOMEŠTÍK, B. Kinantropologie - Antropomotorika - Metodologie. 1. vyd. Olomouc: UP, 2006. ISBN 80-244-1284-5..
  • KOMEŠTÍK, B. KINANTROPOLOGIE.. Hradec Králové, 1998. ISBN 80-7041-686-6.
  • RÝDL, M. Kapitoly z filozofie tělesné kultury. 1. vyd. Praha: Karolinum, 1993..
  • SUCHOMEL, A. Tělesně nezdatné děti školního věku. 1. vyd. Liberec: TU, 2006. ISBN 80-7372-140-6. (dop. str. 10-15, 16-31, 36-40, 49-56, 122-125, 245-264)..

Study plans that include the course
Faculty Study plan (Version) Category of Branch/Specialization Recommended year of study Recommended semester
Faculty: Faculty of Science, Humanities and Education Study plan (Version): Recreology (20) Category: Physical education and sport 1 Recommended year of study:1, Recommended semester: Winter