Course: Research in kinantropology

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Course title Research in kinantropology
Course code KTV/4102
Organizational form of instruction Lesson
Level of course Bachelor
Year of study not specified
Semester Winter and summer
Number of ECTS credits 2
Language of instruction Czech
Status of course Compulsory-optional
Form of instruction unspecified
Work placements unspecified
Recommended optional programme components None
Lecturer(s)
  • Bláha Ladislav, doc. PaedDr. Ph.D.
  • Balkó Štefan, PhDr. Ph.D.
  • Hnízdil Jan, Mgr. Ph.D.
Course content
Data collection and evaluation of the research project of FTK Olomouc. Distribution of questionnaires and application of pedometers. Students will be familiar with work with a questionnaire and simple device for evaluation of movement activity. Basic record of figures is assumed. Work is completely independent and can be carried out regardless the students´ timetable. The subject is focused on knowledge of research work in kinanthropology. Make students familiar with possibilities of research project construction, application of empirical and theoretical research methods, selection of research group, hypothesis formulation and critical evaluation. Application of the research methods to minor researches or participation on bigger research. Skills at data record, interpratation of results and conclusion formulation. Work with databases and other sources. The subject is a basis for the bachelor thesis.

Learning activities and teaching methods
unspecified
  • unspecified - 30 hours per semester
  • unspecified - 20 hours per semester
Learning outcomes
Acqusition of logic, scientific problem-solving in kinanthropology is the main objective. Students will be familiar with research ethics, norm and customs of formal layout of the report.
Acqusition of logic, scientific problem-solving in kinanthropology is the main objective. Students will be familiar with research ethics, norm and customs of formal layout of the report.
Prerequisites
It is recommended that completion of the course Fundamentals of research in kinantropology or scientific work in kinnatropologii

Assessment methods and criteria
unspecified
Hand in the research documents
Recommended literature
  • BLAHUŠ, P. K systémovému pojetí statistických metod v metodologii empirického výzkumu chování.. Praha: Karolinum, 1996. ISBN 80-7184-100-5.
  • FERJENČÍK, J. Úvod do metodologie psychologického výzkumu.. Praha: Portál, 2000. ISBN 80-7178-367-6.
  • GAVORA, P. Úvod do pedagogického výzkumu. Brno: Paido, 2000. ISBN 80-85931-79-6.
  • HENDL, J. Kvalitativní výzkum.. Praha: Portál, 2005. ISBN 80-7367-040-2.
  • HENDL, J. Přehled statistických metod zpracování dat.. Praha: Portál, 2004. ISBN 80-7178-820-1.


Study plans that include the course
Faculty Study plan (Version) Branch of study Category Recommended year of study Recommended semester
Faculty of Education Physical Education and Sport (A14) Physical education and sport - -
Faculty of Education Sport and health (A14) Physical education and sport 2 -
Faculty of Education Sport and health (A14) Physical education and sport 1 -