Disorders in mot. contr. and curr. theor

Faculteit Medische Wetenschappen / UMCG
Jaar 2019/20
Vakcode BWM151
Vaknaam Disorders in mot. contr. and curr. theor
Niveau(s) master
Voertaal Engels
Periode semester I b

Uitgebreide vaknaam Disorders in motor control and current theories about rehabilitation processes
Leerdoelen Students acquire knowledge about how current theories about motor control in adults and children with motor disorders influence research, and how the results of research lead to knowledge about possible underlying mechanisms of motor disorders, and how this research informs intervention in clinical practice.
Students learn to communicate the content of scientific papers, to read scientific papers in a critical way, and to present their viewpoint in discussions about scientific papers.
Omschrijving This course is a sequel to BWM150
description Topics:
- mechanisms underlying disorders in fine motor control and disorders in gait and balance in children with motor disorders (i.e. DCD, CP) and in patients with central and peripheral motor disorders (i.e. Parkinson, CVA, amputees, spinal cord injuries)
- comparison of intervention methods for these disorders.
- implications for treatment in these clinical groups.
Uren per week
Onderwijsvorm hoor- en werkcolleges
(Introduction, Tutorials)
Toetsvorm schriftelijk tentamen
Vaksoort Master
Coördinator dr. M.M. Schoemaker
Verplichte literatuur
Titel Auteur ISBN Prijs
course reader
Opmerkingen - Students are expected to prepare and present a PowerPoint presentation about one of the topics that will be addressed during the course. After the presentation, the presented theories and results will be discussed, and students are expected to participate in a lively way in this discussion.
- Compulsory attendance: 100%
- Maximum number of participants: 30
Students who follow the specialization Rehabilitation as their primary specialization are first admitted to the course. If the course is chosen as a profile course there may be a limit to the number of participants. Admission will then be determined through random selection.
Opgenomen in
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