THERAPEUTIC APPLICATIONS OF EXERCISE

Course Information
TitleΘΕΡΑΠΕΥΤΙΚΕΣ ΕΦΑΡΜΟΓΕΣ ΤΗΣ ΑΣΚΗΣΗΣ / THERAPEUTIC APPLICATIONS OF EXERCISE
CodeΕΠ0167/4
FacultyPhysical Education and Sport Science
SchoolPhysical Education and Sports Sciences (Thessaloniki)
Cycle / Level1st / Undergraduate
Teaching PeriodSpring
CoordinatorDimitra Mameletzi
CommonYes
StatusActive
Course ID600001354

Programme of Study: UPS of School of Physical Education and Sports Science (2014-2015)

Registered students: 75
OrientationAttendance TypeSemesterYearECTS
CoreElective Theoretical Courses422

Class Information
Academic Year2020 – 2021
Class PeriodSpring
Faculty Instructors
Weekly Hours2
Class ID
600169304
Course Type 2016-2020
  • General Knowledge
  • Scientific Area
Course Type 2011-2015
Specific Foundation / Core
Mode of Delivery
  • Face to face
Language of Instruction
  • Greek (Instruction, Examination)
Learning Outcomes
To acquire the necessary knowledge for the organization, planning and implementation of therapeutic exercise programs.
General Competences
  • Apply knowledge in practice
  • Adapt to new situations
  • Work autonomously
  • Appreciate diversity and multiculturality
  • Be critical and self-critical
Course Content (Syllabus)
1. Physical activity and health problems. 2. Physical activity and inactivity. 3. Laboratory methods for assessing patients' physical efficiency . 4. Clinical methods for evaluating fitness parameters. 5. Therapeutic exercise programs' organisation and planning to improve aerobic capacity. 6. Therapeutic exercise programs' organisation and planning for muscle strengthening. 7. Therapeutic exercise programs' organisation and planning to improve flexibility. 8. Therapeutic exercise programs' organisation and planning to improve body composition. 9. Therapeutic applications of exercise in childhood. 10. Fundamentals of exercise during pregnancy. 11. Therapeutic applications of exercise in the elderly. 12. Therapeutic applications of swimming. 13. The contribution of exercise on quality of life.
Keywords
Therapeutic Exercise, Health disorders
Educational Material Types
  • Slide presentations
  • Book
Use of Information and Communication Technologies
Use of ICT
  • Use of ICT in Course Teaching
  • Use of ICT in Communication with Students
Course Organization
ActivitiesWorkloadECTSIndividualTeamworkErasmus
Lectures502
Total502
Student Assessment
Description
Written examination
Student Assessment methods
  • Written Exam with Extended Answer Questions (Summative)
Bibliography
Course Bibliography (Eudoxus)
1) Βιβλίο [17329]: Δεληγιάννης Α. Π. (1997). Ιατρική της άθλησης. Εκδόσεις University Studio Press Α.Ε. 2) Βιβλίο [12861054]: Sharkey & Gaskill (2016). Άσκηση & Υγεία, Επιμέλεια: Α. Δεληγιάννης. Εκδόσεις Παρισσιάνου.
Last Update
15-06-2019