Learning outcomes of the course unit
Knowledge and understanding
At the end of the course the student knows the technical characteristics of the exercises and the practice of strength and endurance in people with disabilities.
Applying knowledge and understanding
At the end of the course the student knows and uses the main training methods for the different motor skills and to improve performance in people with disabilities.
At the end of the course the student is able to choose and use the main training methods, differentiating the load based on individual performance for both the type of sport and as function of gender and disability
At the end of the course the student will need to speak in a appropriate technical language
the student must be able to summarize a brief technical text
Course contents summary
Teaching techniques and their adaptations to disability; correlations with ability and power, according to different age groups
- Means and methods of evaluation of motor skills in disability
-The motor patterns and stages of learning adapted to disability
- Principles of gymnastics adapted to the disability
"Handicap e sport "di Luca Michelini, Editore: Società Editrice Universo.
Assessment methods and criteria
Oral examination, which is focused on the physical activity in disability.