Description of Individual Course Units
Course Unit CodeCourse Unit TitleType of Course UnitYear of StudySemesterNumber of ECTS Credits
YZM201SPECIAL ATHLETIC DISCIPLINE I (SWIMMING)Compulsory234
Level of Course Unit
First Cycle
Objectives of the Course
The objectives of this course are; to make the students learn the teaching steps and development exercises of four swimming styles, to introduce the swimming competition rules and make them have some information about the history of the sport of swimming.
Name of Lecturer(s)
PROF.DR. BAHTİYAR ÖZÇALDIRAN, Assist. Prof. Dr. M. ZEKİ ÖZKOL, Assist. Prof. Dr. SERDAR TOK , Dr.. ARMAĞAN ONGUN
Learning Outcomes
1Be able to learn the breath-stroke-kick coordination in freestyle swimming
2Be able to learn the breath-stroke-kick coordination in backstroke swimming
3Be able to learn the breath-stroke-kick coordination in butterfly swimming
4Be able to learn the breath-stroke-kick coordination in breaststroke swimming
5Be able to define the competition rules
Mode of Delivery
Face to Face
Prerequisites and co-requisities
None
Recommended Optional Programme Components
None
Course Contents
Four swimming styles, race and competition rules, historical development of the sport of swimming.
Weekly Detailed Course Contents
WeekTheoreticalPracticeLaboratory
1Historical development of the sport of swimming and inventions of the styles
2Definitions of long course and short course swimming competition rules and regulations.
3The biomechanics of breath-stroke-kick in freestyle swimming
4The biomechanics of breath-stroke-kick in freestyle swimming
52nd,3rd,4th week subject’s pool applicationsPool practise
6The biomechanics of breath-stroke-kick in backstroke swimming
7The biomechanics of breath-stroke-kick in backstroke swimming
82nd, 6th, 7th week subject’s pool applicationsPool practise
9Visa examination
10The biomechanics of breath-stroke-kick in butterfly swimming
11The biomechanics of breath-stroke-kick in butterfly swimming
122nd, 10th, 11th week subject’s pool applicationsPool practise
13The biomechanics of breath-stroke-kick in breaststroke swimming
14The biomechanics of breath-stroke-kick in breaststroke swimming
152nd, 13th, 14th week subject’s pool applicationsPool practise
16Final examination
Recommended or Required Reading
Maglischo E.H. Swimming even fastest. Alpar R.” The bases of Swimming and Water Polo Trainings”
Planned Learning Activities and Teaching Methods
Activities are given in detail in the section of "Assessment Methods and Criteria" and "Workload Calculation"
Assessment Methods and Criteria
Term (or Year) Learning ActivitiesQuantityWeight
Midterm Examination1100
SUM100
End Of Term (or Year) Learning ActivitiesQuantityWeight
Final Sınavı1100
SUM100
Term (or Year) Learning Activities40
End Of Term (or Year) Learning Activities60
SUM100
Language of Instruction
Turkish
Work Placement(s)
None
Workload Calculation
ActivitiesNumberTime (hours)Total Work Load (hours)
Midterm Examination122
Final Examination122
Attending Lectures155
Practice5420
Tutorial155
Problem Solving144
Discussion144
Question-Answer144
Team/Group Work5525
Observation5525
Demonstration155
Field Trip155
TOTAL WORKLOAD (hours)106
Contribution of Learning Outcomes to Programme Outcomes
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* Contribution Level : 1 Very low 2 Low 3 Medium 4 High 5 Very High
 
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