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Introductory Kinesiology - PSK4U

Code du cours CEI : PSK4U-A

12e année, University Preparation, 1,0 crédit

Cours préalable
any Grade 11 university or university/college preparation course in science, or any Grade 11 or 12 open course in health and physical education

Description de cours

This course focuses on the study of human movement and of systems, factors, and principles involved in human development. You will learn about the effects of physical activity on health and performance, the evolution of physical activity and sport, and the physiological, psychological, and social factors that influence an individual’s participation in physical activity and sport. The course prepares you for university programs in physical education and health, kinesiology, health sciences, health studies, recreation, and sports administration.

Journal électronique

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Unit 1: What are the social issues in sport? (Part A)

Lesson 1 - Are we physically active enough?

Lesson 2 - How did sport develop historically?

Unit 2: What are the social issues in sport? (Part B)

Lesson 3 - Sports entertainment: a big business?

Lesson 4 - Is there equity in sport?

Lesson 5 - Can we encourage healthy living?

Unit 3: Anatomy and physiology: how are we built? (Part A)

Lesson 6 - Anatomy and the skeletal system

Lesson 7 - What is the muscular system?

Lesson 8 - What are joint mechanics and injuries?

Unit 4: Anatomy and physiology: how are we built? (Part A)

Lesson 9 - What is muscle power?

Lesson 10 - What's the cardiorespiratory system?

Unit 5: Biomechanics: how do we move?

Lesson 11 - Physics and human movement

Lesson 12 - Biomechanical principles: linear motion

Lesson 13 - Biomechanical principles: angular motion

Lesson 14 - Biomechanics outside of sport

Lesson 15 - Can we analyze qualitative skills?

Unit 6: Motor development: how do we develop our skills? (Part A)

Lesson 16 - How do we grow and develop?

Lesson 17 - What is motor learning?

Unit 7: Motor development: how do we develop our skills? (Part B)

Lesson 18 - Can psychology help?

Lesson 19 - Can we enhance performance?

Lesson 20 - Nutrition and training

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