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PAH3010 - Movement control and change

About

New from the academic year 2019/2020

Examination arrangement

Examination arrangement: Written examination
Grade: Letters

Evaluation form Weighting Duration Examination aids Grade deviation
Written examination 100/100 4 hours D

Course content

The course provides research-based knowledge about relevant theoretical concepts and constructs regarding motor control, development, and learning. Furthermore, the course illustrates how this knowledge can be applied in various contexts in order to work systematically with various motor behaviours both at the individual and group level.

Learning outcome

Knowledge
The candidate
- has advanced knowledge about theories, concepts and models in movement control
- has advanced knowledge about how to establish change in movement skills in health and disease

Skills
The candidate
- can apply theories and concepts on motor control, learning and development in practical contexts
- can critically evaluate challenges associated with changing motor skills in the general population, athletes, and people with movement problems

General competence
The candidate
- can understand and evaluate new scientific literature in human movement science, relevant for practical applications
- Identify, consider and analyse individual and environmental factors that limit or create possibilities for changing motor skills
- Understand and evaluate new interventions, tools, or tests, that are introduced to the health care system (or other relevant domains like for example the school system or sports)

Learning methods and activities

Lectures, seminars, tutorials

Further on evaluation

Exam registration requires that class registration is approved in the same semester.

Specific conditions

Admission to a programme of study is required:
Physical Activity and Health (MSPAHE)

Required previous knowledge

As for admission to the MSc in Physical Activity and Health. Bachelor's degree or equivalent within relevant research fields or educational programmes.

Course materials

Course literature will be presented at the start of the semester.

More on the course

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Facts

Version: 1
Credits:  7.5 SP
Study level: Second degree level

Coursework

Term no.: 1
Teaching semester:  SPRING 2020

Language of instruction: English

Location: Trondheim

Subject area(s)
  • Health Science
  • Sport Science
  • Human Movement Science
Contact information
Course coordinator:

Department with academic responsibility
Department of Neuromedicine and Movement Science

Phone:

Examination

Examination arrangement: Written examination

Term Status code Evaluation form Weighting Examination aids Date Time Digital exam Room *
Spring ORD Written examination 100/100 D 2020-05-26 09:00 INSPERA
Room Building Number of candidates
  • * The location (room) for a written examination is published 3 days before examination date.
If more than one room is listed, you will find your room at Studentweb.
Examination

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