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EDH3258 Humans in Movement

Short Description: Humans in Movement
Units : 1
Faculty or Section : Faculty of Business, Education, Law and Arts
School or Department : School of Education
Student contribution band : National Priority - Teaching
ASCED code : 070303 - Education Studies
Grading basis : Graded
Version produced : 29 October 2020


Pre-requisite: BEDU (Primary) or BPED Only - EDP2111


In this course students will learn to identify the physical, social, emotional and cognitive development and movement principles and characteristics in the physical activity of children and adolescents. They will plan, structure and sequence inclusive and safe physical activity learning that engages children and adolescents. Students will analyse fundamental and specialised motor skills of children and adolescents to identify areas for improvement and provide corrective feedback and practice through a range of learning experiences.

Students will participate in a variety of movement experiences and provide timely and appropriate feedback about the learning of fundamental and specialised motor movement skills to others. They will learn to differentiate pedagogical strategies to encourage skill acquisition for children and adolescents with diverse developmental needs and learn how modifications can be made in movement programs to facilitate safe and inclusive learning environments for all participants.

Course offers

Semester Mode Campus
Semester 2, 2020 On-campus Springfield
Semester 2, 2020 On-campus Toowoomba
Semester 2, 2020 Online
Date printed 29 October 2020