Course: Methodology of Overweight Reducing - Screening

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Course title Methodology of Overweight Reducing - Screening
Course code KZV/MSSK
Organizational form of instruction Lecture
Level of course Bachelor
Year of study 3
Semester Summer
Number of ECTS credits 4
Language of instruction Czech
Status of course Compulsory
Form of instruction unspecified
Work placements unspecified
Recommended optional programme components None
Lecturer(s)
  • Schuster Jan, Mgr. Ph.D.
Course content
Lecture and seminars: Methodology of lowering the overweight, Definition of a conceive, its history and present. Methodology of lowering the overweight on the part of ontogenetic development. Overweight and influences genie, hormonal, metabolism, mental and social. Imbalance of receipt and expenditure of energy. Influence of physical activities on bodily materiality. Nutrient effect on bodily materiality. Question of usage nutrition supplements. Treatment of overweight and obesity concerning re - - condition, wellness. Psychological background rise of overweight and influences social Alternative routes of overweight. Health hazards and damages at not rational overweight lowering. Eating disorders. Anorexia nervosa and bulimia. Diseases of metabolism Revision.

Learning activities and teaching methods
Monologic (reading, lecture, briefing), Dialogic (discussion, interview, brainstorming), Work with text (with textbook, with book), Demonstration, Projection, Laboratory
Learning outcomes
Worldwide growth of obesity. According to WHO 80 % obese children stay obese in adulthood with all health risks. Factors of a life style, excessive stress, lack of movement, unfit eating habits. Negative influences of an advertising. Various possibilities of overweight and obesity recognition. Age and gender specifics. Callipers. Coefficients. BMI. Methodic of the screening. Ethical base of the screening. Special research - access to overweight and obesity management. Interventional programs and their effects. Inducing of favorable changes in self - control and self - esteem. Correlation of mental states concerning obesity. Methodology of self - control and self - esteem development in prevention of the overweight and obesity management.
Methodology of overweight screening in children and adults
Prerequisites
Absolved Methodology of overweight reduction

Assessment methods and criteria
Student portfolio analysis, Combined exam, Colloquium

Active attendance in education, test knowledge, processing of a semestral project.
Recommended literature
  • KREJČÍ, M., BAUMELTOVÁ, M.:. Projekt Týdny zdraví ve škole. Č. Budějovice: Jihočeská univerzita 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): Health Education (4) Category: Pedagogy, teacher training and social care 3 Recommended year of study:3, Recommended semester: Summer
Faculty: Faculty of Education Study plan (Version): Health Education (3) Category: Pedagogy, teacher training and social care 3 Recommended year of study:3, Recommended semester: Summer
Faculty: Faculty of Education Study plan (Version): Health Education (2) Category: Pedagogy, teacher training and social care 3 Recommended year of study:3, Recommended semester: Summer