PEES 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 Physical Education and Exercise Science majors for this course.
Prerequisite: Physical Education and Exercise Science 3281 and 3285, each with a grade of C, or the equivalent.