Course: Basics of kinanthropology

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Course title Basics of kinanthropology
Course code KTV/ZKIS
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
  • Rubín Lukáš, Mgr. Ph.D.
Course content
Thematic areas: 1. Physical and general culture and their relationship. 2. Physical movement of human, phylogenetic development of human motor. 3. Physical fitness and basic motor performance. Motoric skills and abilities, prerequisites to human activity. 4. Ontogenetic development of the human's motor. 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 physical activity. 9. Aerobic fitness in physical recreation. 10. Nutrition and physical activity. 11. Drinking habits and physical activity. 12. Overweight and obesity. 13. Healthy lifestyle. 14. Credit test.

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.
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 classes (80 % attendance), preparation and presentation of a contribution at the student scientific workshop, basic theoretical knowledge test. Examination requirements: Theoretical knowledge test.
Recommended literature
  • HODAŇ, B. Úvod do teorie tělesné kultury. Olomouc: Univerzita Palackého v Olomouci, 1997. ISBN 80-7067-782..
  • HOFFMAN, S. J., KMUDSON, D. Introduction to kinesiology. Champaign: Human Kinetics, 2017. ISBN 978-0-7360-761..
  • HOGENOVÁ, A. Pohyb a tělo. 1. vyd. Praha: Karolinum, 2000. ISBN 80-7184-580-9..
  • Jakubšová, Z. Úvod do kinantropologie. Ostrava: Vysoká škola báňská - Technická univerzita Ostrava, 2011. ISBN 978-80-248-2404-8..
  • KOMEŠTÍK, B. Kinantropologie - Antropomotorika - Metodologie. 1. vyd. Olomouc: UP, 2006. ISBN 80-244-1284-5..
  • RUBÍN, L. Pohybová aktivita a tělesná zdatnost v kontextu zastavěného prostředí. Olomouc: Univerzita Palackého v Olomouci, 2018. ISBN 978-80-244-5451-1..
  • SEKOT, A. Sport a společnost. Brno: Paido, 2003. ISBN 80-7315-047-6..
  • 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)..

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