Motor learning and development I 120

Module code EXE 120
Qualification Undergraduate
Faculty Faculty of Health Sciences
Module content

*Closed – requires departmental selection

The module focuses on a study, critique and analysis of the development of movement skills in humans from infancy to older adulthood, and on an examination of the way different motor, cognitive and social abilities affect how, when and why an individual learns motor skills. Students will gain a basic understanding of the fundamental concepts related to motor learning and motor development, and will be provided with a solid background regarding the fundamental motor skills developed during childhood and adolescence.

Module credits 12.00
NQF Level 05
Contact time 3 lectures per week
Language of tuition Module is presented in English
Department Biokinetics and Sports Science
Period of presentation Semester 2

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