Course: Track and Field athletics

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Course title Track and Field athletics
Course code KTS/AT
Organizational form of instruction Lecture + Seminary
Level of course Bachelor
Year of study 1
Semester Summer
Number of ECTS credits 3
Language of instruction Czech
Status of course Compulsory
Form of instruction unspecified
Work placements unspecified
Recommended optional programme components None
Lecturer(s)
  • Bahenský Petr, PhDr. Ph.D.
Course content
1-2. Introduction of course content and credit requirements. Distribution of student works. Track and Field athletics training, organization in schools and sports. 3-4.. Sport training of Track and Field athletics events (common structure) and official rules. Particular rules and structure of sport accomplishment variol Track and Field athletics events. 5-6. Sprints and starts, middle and long distance tracks. Information about relay races and hurdle race. 7-8. Long jump , high jump and triple jump. 9-10. Throw and javelin throw. Some information about discus throw and hammer throw. 11-12. Shot put, pentathlon, women heptathlon and men decathlon.. 13-14. The work with portfolio of student. Analyse of student works. 1.-2. Introduction of course content and credit requirements. Distribution of didactical performances. 3.-4. Did. performances - long and middle distance tracks - run technique and motivation exercise. 5.-6. Did. performances - throws - methodical sequences, special warm up. 7.-8. Did. performances - shot put - methodical sequences, special warm up, strength training. 9.-10. Did. Performances - high jump - methodical sequences, take off exercises, circle training. 11.-12. Did. Performances - sprints, starts and long jump - methodical sequences. 13.-14. Did. Performances - preparation and realization of Track and Field athletics competition.

Learning activities and teaching methods
Monologic (reading, lecture, briefing), Demonstration, Skills training
Learning outcomes
To inform students about theory and didactics of Track and Field athletics events and to enable them to practice obtained skills and knowledge in educational reality.
The course participant should be able to explain and to demonstrate correct techniques of selected track and field events (track, jumps and throws) and also to understand relevant rules of athletics.
Prerequisites
none

Assessment methods and criteria
Written examination, Systematic student observation

Active participation in the lessons. To full fill practical requirements of selected Track and Fields athletics events. Didactical performance and didactical test.
Recommended literature
  • Pravidla atletiky. Praha:Olympia.. 2006.
  • Kučera,V., Truksa,Z. Běhy na dlouhé a střední tratě. Praha: Olympia.. 2001.
  • Ryba,J. Atletické víceboje. Praha: Olympia.. 2002.
  • Šimon,J. et al. Atletické vrhy a hody. Praha: Olympia.. 2004.
  • Velebil,V. et al. Atletické skoky. Praha: Olympia.. 2002.
  • Vindušková, J. et al.:. Abeceda atletického trenéra. Praha: Olympia. 2004.


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): Physical education and sports (3) Category: Physical education and sport 2 Recommended year of study:2, Recommended semester: Summer
Faculty: Faculty of Science Study plan (Version): Teacher training in physical education (1) Category: Pedagogy, teacher training and social care - Recommended year of study:-, Recommended semester: Summer
Faculty: Faculty of Education Study plan (Version): Teacher training in physical education (1) Category: Pedagogy, teacher training and social care 1 Recommended year of study:1, Recommended semester: Summer
Faculty: Faculty of Education Study plan (Version): Teacher training in physical education (1) Category: Pedagogy, teacher training and social care 1 Recommended year of study:1, Recommended semester: Summer
Faculty: Faculty of Education Study plan (Version): Teacher training of physical education for secondary schools (single-subject) (1) Category: Pedagogy, teacher training and social care 1 Recommended year of study:1, Recommended semester: Summer
Faculty: Faculty of Education Study plan (Version): Physical education and sports (4) Category: Physical education and sport 2 Recommended year of study:2, Recommended semester: Summer