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EDH2253 Biophysical Foundations of Sport and Physical Activity

Units : 1
Faculty or Section : Faculty of Business, Education, Law and Arts
School or Department : School of Linguistics, Adult and Specialist Educ


The philosophy underlying this course is that there is knowledge base that is important for a myriad of specialised areas of interest, such as movement education, health education, fitness, physical therapy, rehabilitation and even medicine. In response to this philosophy, this course provides the undergraduate student with an introduction to the relationships between functional anatomy, mechanics of movement, movement control and metabolic responses and psychological issues to various levels of activity and exercise. The key elements within these sub-disciplines are explored to provide grounding in the principles on which movement is based

Course offers

Semester Mode Campus
Semester 2, 2014 On-campus Springfield
Semester 2, 2014 On-campus Toowoomba
Semester 2, 2014 Online