University of Technology Sydney

92565 Skill Acquisition

6cp; To comply with health advice from NSW Health, the planned delivery of this subject for Spring 2021 has been adjusted. Activities planned for campus in the first 4 weeks of session are being moved online. Activities for the remainder of the session will be scheduled on campus only if the public health situation permits face-to-face learning in available teaching spaces. Please log into Canvas and monitor your UTS email for the latest advice concerning subject delivery and assessment information.
There are course requisites for this subject. See access conditions.
Undergraduate

Description

This subject examines the processes of neuromotor control, skill acquisition and retention. Students are taught how to assess motor skill proficiency and design training programs that optimise the quality and speed of skill acquisition. Particular emphasis is placed on motor learning and skill development, such that students understand the processes behind skill acquisition that are relevant to the role of the teacher, coach or sport and exercise scientist.

Typical availability

Spring session, Moore Park precinct


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Fee information

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Access conditions

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