Introduction to the analysis and development of fundamental movement and sport skills. Emphasis will be placed on biomechanical, development, and motor learning principles which relate to performing skills correctly, along with developmentally and instructionally.
Course Objectives: Upon successful completion of this course, the student will be able to:
3 Written Exams 100 pts. each
1 Final Exam 100 pts.
1 Skill analysis test 100 pts.
Late Submission Policy: Assignments are DUE on the posted or announced date at the beginning of class. If an assignment is turned in late (this includes the end of class), points will be deducted from the assignment. If an assignment is not completed prior to the next class date you will receive a zero grade for that assignment.
Missed exams and assignments can only be made up if the absence was excused. All must be completed within one week of the original due date.
Attendance is mandatory for this course. During the course of the semester problems can arise that permits a student from attending class on a particular day. The only class excuses that will be accepted is from medical illness with a note from a Physician and a university sponsored travel or event.
Drop 1 letter grade
Drop 2 letter grades
Instructor will drop student from the course.
2nd class that the student is late to class
Will count as 1 absence
Students should refer to the current MSU Student Handbook and Activities Calendar for university policies related to class attendance, academic dishonesty, student responsibilities, rights and activities.
Academic integrity is expected of all students. Cheating in any form (including plagiarism) will not be tolerated and may result in disciplinary action. By enrolling in this course, the student expressively grants MSU a “limited right” in all intellectual property created by the student for the purpose of this course. The “limited right” shall include but shall not be limited to the right to reproduce the student’s work product in order to verify originality and authenticity, and educational purposes.
Make up examinations will be provided within one (1) week of return to class, provided the absence is excused.
All cell phones and pagers must be turned off during class.