Course: Methods of Functional Anthropology

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Course title Methods of Functional Anthropology
Course code KBI/ANT2
Organizational form of instruction Seminary
Level of course Master
Year of study not specified
Semester Summer
Number of ECTS credits 2
Language of instruction Czech
Status of course Compulsory-optional
Form of instruction Face-to-face
Work placements This is not an internship
Recommended optional programme components None
Lecturer(s)
  • Hrušková Martina, RNDr. Ph.D.
Course content
1.-2. Introduction. Statistics. 3.-4. The Anthropometry. The Adult Height Predictions in Children. 5.-6. Tests of Physical Fitness. The Cardiovascular Fitness Test. The Pulmonary Function Test. 7.-8. The Body Composition. 9.-10. The Somatotype. 11.-12. The Posture Dysfunctions. The Arches of Foot. The Footprint Test. 13.-14. The Somatoscopy. The Dermatoglyphics.

Learning activities and teaching methods
Monologic (reading, lecture, briefing), Dialogic (discussion, interview, brainstorming), Work with text (with textbook, with book), Monitoring, Demonstration, Projection, Skills training
Learning outcomes
The course is focused on the methods of the selected methods of the functional anthropology and kinanthropology.
Knowledge of the selected methods of the functional anthropology and kinanthropology.
Prerequisites
no

Assessment methods and criteria
Student performance assessment, Didactic test, Interview

Knowledge of the selected methods of the functional anthropology and kinanthropology.
Recommended literature
  • Atlas anatomie člověka (různí autoři).
  • Fetter, V. a kol.:. Antropologie. Praha, Academia, 1967.
  • Lebl J., Krásničanová H.:. Růst dětí a jeho poruchy. Galén, Praha, 1996.
  • Riegerová J., Přidalová M., Ulbrichová M.:. Aplikace fyzické antropologie v tělesné výchově a sportu. Hanex, Olomouc, 2006.
  • Šmahel Z.:. Principy, teorie a metody auxologie. Karolinum, Praha, 2001.


Study plans that include the course
Faculty Study plan (Version) Category of Branch/Specialization Recommended year of study Recommended semester
Faculty: Faculty of Education Study plan (Version): Teacher training in natural history (2) Category: Pedagogy, teacher training and social care - Recommended year of study:-, Recommended semester: Summer
Faculty: Faculty of Education Study plan (Version): Teacher training in natural history (2) Category: Pedagogy, teacher training and social care - Recommended year of study:-, Recommended semester: Summer
Faculty: Faculty of Education Study plan (Version): Teacher training in natural history (2) Category: Pedagogy, teacher training and social care - Recommended year of study:-, Recommended semester: Summer