Description of Individual Course Units
Course Unit CodeCourse Unit TitleType of Course UnitYear of StudySemesterNumber of ECTS Credits
YZM301SPECIAL ATHLETIC DISCIPLINE III (SWIMMING)Compulsory354
Level of Course Unit
First Cycle
Objectives of the Course
The objective of this course is to make students; learn the introduction to periodisation, define the tests in swimming, learn the biomechanical rules of swimming, define long distance-fartlek-broken set training methods in swimming, examine the age group training methods in detail.
Name of Lecturer(s)
PROF.DR. BAHTİYAR ÖZÇALDIRAN, Assist. Prof. Dr. M. ZEKİ ÖZKOL, Assist. Prof. Dr. SERDAR TOK , DR. ARMAĞAN ONGUN
Learning Outcomes
1To be able to understand the principals of periodisation in swimming.
2To be able to define the test and biomechanical rules in swimming.
3To be able to explain the training methods in swimming.
4To be able to plan the age group swimming trainings.
Mode of Delivery
Face to Face
Prerequisites and co-requisities
None
Recommended Optional Programme Components
None
Course Contents
Introduction to periodisation in swimming, tests, biomechanical rules in swimming, introduction to training methods in swimming, examination of age group training methods in detail.
Weekly Detailed Course Contents
WeekTheoreticalPracticeLaboratory
1Periodisation in swimming
2Annual plan
3Biomechanical rules in swimming
4Exercise types for water surface body balance education
5Test types in swimming
6Aerobic tests
7Anaerobic tests
8Strength tests
9Midterm examination
10General training methods
11Long distance trainings
12Interval training methods
13Short distance training methods
14Detailed age group programme planning(1)
15Detailed age group programme planning(2)
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 Lectures16232
Practice818
Team/Group Work16116
Criticising Paper8216
Self Study14114
Individual Study for Mid term Examination515
Individual Study for Final Examination11515
TOTAL WORKLOAD (hours)110
Contribution of Learning Outcomes to Programme Outcomes
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11
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* Contribution Level : 1 Very low 2 Low 3 Medium 4 High 5 Very High
 
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