Course: Swimming I

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Course title Swimming I
Course code KTV/7014
Organizational form of instruction Lesson
Level of course Bachelor
Year of study not specified
Semester Winter
Number of ECTS credits 2
Language of instruction Czech
Status of course Compulsory
Form of instruction Face-to-face
Work placements This is not an internship
Recommended optional programme components None
  • Hnízdil Jan, Mgr. Ph.D.
  • Vaněčková Jitka, Mgr. Ph.D.
Course content
Seminar topics: Methodical training of swimming methods crawl, emblem, breast, bow tie. Methodical training of basic and disc turns crawl and emblem. Methodical training of breast and bowl turns. Methodical training of starting jumps of all four swimming methods. Methodical training in the basics of water rescue. Correcting technical deficiencies and increasing personal performance level.

Learning activities and teaching methods
unspecified, unspecified, unspecified
  • unspecified - 14 hours per semester
Learning outcomes
The course focuses on the theoretical and practical mastery of swimming freestyle, breaststroke, backstroke, butterfly, turns and starts swimming in accordance with the rules of the sports of swimming, as well as to master the basics of water rescue. Students will acquire basic performance levels in swimming methods and technical levels without serious errors.
Proving the knowledge and skills: Students completing the course: ? able to achieve basic levels of performance in swimming ways ? able to demonstrate the technique of swimming skills and without major mistakes ? be able to define key positions in individual swimming cycles ? practically and theoretically master the basics of water rescue, ? familiar with the basic terminology of the sport of swimming, ? able to use the acquired competences for further possible expansion of knowledge and skills in the subject, ? have an overview of the rules of swimming by FINA.
Master the basics of swimming race at least three ways.

Assessment methods and criteria
- Active participation in the direct instruction of 80% (60% practical participation) - Comply with the limits: Men Women 100 m freestyle 1:45 100 m freestyle 2:05 100 m breaststroke 1:55 100 m breaststroke 2:07 50 m backstroke 0:53 50 m backstroke 1:06 50 m dolphin 1:00 50 m dolphin 1:10
Recommended literature
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