KINS 3295 Motor Development and Learning

3 hours; 3 credits

Students gain knowledge of motor development and learning and principles. Topics include the processes of skilled motor performance and motor skill acquisition, human motor development from childhood through older adulthood, the influence of perceptual, cognitive, physiological, and social development on motor development. Emphasis is on the practical application of concepts to the teaching of motor skills. A minimum grade of C is required of Department of Kinesiology majors for this course.

Prerequisite for Exercise Science students: Kinesiology 3281 and 3285, each with a minimum grade of C. Prerequisite for Physical Education students: Kinesiology 3001 Anatomy and Physiology for Physical Education, with a minimum grade of C.


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