Course: Winter course

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Course title Winter course
Course code KT1/7951
Organizational form of instruction Lesson
Level of course Master
Year of study not specified
Semester Winter
Number of ECTS credits 4
Language of instruction Czech
Status of course Compulsory-optional
Form of instruction unspecified
Work placements unspecified
Recommended optional programme components None
  • Škopek Martin, PhDr. Ph.D.
Course content
The course deals with the possibilities of using winter nature for the concept of a winter training course for a given target group. The focus will be not only on the basics of downhill and cross-country skiing, but also on the use of games and exercises in winter nature and non-traditional activities (snowshoeing, sledding, orienteering activities in winter nature, telemar skiing, snowboarding, etc.). An integral part of the course will be acquaintance with current trends in material and technological equipment, with safety rules of stay and movement in the mountains and with basic didactic and methodological aspects that are specific to the winter environment.

Learning activities and teaching methods
unspecified, unspecified, unspecified, unspecified
  • unspecified - 56 hours per semester
  • unspecified - 5 hours per semester
  • unspecified - 5 hours per semester
Learning outcomes
The content of the course is to teach specific skills and knowledge in field of skiing, which is dedicated to the children on the first grade of basic school. In theoretical part the history of skiing, techniques, methodology, didactics, equipment and technology is taught. In practical part the students will get to know the basic teaching of specific skills for the children on the first grade of basic school, and the aplication of basic methodology and didactics downhill and cross-country skiing. The emphasis is put on safety factors, on managing the basic technique of turnings and basic technique of cross-country skiing, on methodology and didactics of downhill skiing dedicated to basic schools, on games in snow and winter nature. Teaching is according to methodology of SLČR and Faculty of Physical Education UK(the Czech school of skiing). Part of the programme are also basic ecological aspects connected with right human behavior in the nature.
After completing the course the student / she know how to choose and plan a hiking trail suitable for children at primary school in a winter environment. It will also be able / to the self-management group and management games in the winter nature, which are suitable for children of the first degree. Students will be able to safely stop and perform basic types of arches in downhill skiing and will be able to move safely in winter environment for cross country skiing during alternating two stroke.
basic motor skills in the surroundings for winter

Assessment methods and criteria
Active participation during the course Fulfillment of practical credit requirements
Recommended literature
  • BARTUNĚK, D. Hry v přírodě s malými dětmi.. Praha: Portál, 2001.
  • BRTNÍK, J., NEUMAN, J. Zimní hry na sněhu i bez něj. Praha: Portál 1999. ISBN 80-7178-329-3. Praha: Portál, 1999. ISBN 80-7178-0.
  • Gnad, T., & Psotová, D. Běh na lyžích.. Praha Karolinum, 2005.
  • GNAD, T. aj. Kapitoly z lyžování 1.vyd.. Praha: Karolinum, 2001. ISBN 80-246-0241-5.
  • NEUMAN, J. Dobrodružné hry a cvičení v přírodě.. Praha: Portál, 1998.
  • Nosek, M. ). Běh na lyžích - Multimediální učebnice pro instruktory školního lyžování.. Ústí n /L, 2006.
  • Nosek, M. Sjezdové lyžování dětí a mládeže - Multimediální učebnice. Ústí n /L, 2008.
  • Nosek, M. Technologie a příprava lyží.. Ústí n/L, 2012.
  • Nosek, M., Valter, L, & Louka, O. Instruktor lyžování. Ústí n /L, 2009.
  • PŘÍBRAMSKÝ, M. Česká škola kročné techniky. Praha: SLČR, 1997. Praha: Grada, 1999.

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