Programs & Courses
KNES 210 - Motor Skill Acquisition and Performance
Motor Skill Acquisition and Performance
This course presents a behavioral approach to understanding human movement. The course examines the processes involved in learning motor skills and controlling movement, and the factors that influence acquisition and performance. The course content relies on theoretical frameworks and empirical support for principles of motor control and learning. Critical neural and cognitive concepts underlying an understanding of human behavior in physical activity, sport and health are also examined.