Motor Learning and Control for Practitioners / Edition 2

Motor Learning and Control for Practitioners / Edition 2

by Cheryl Coker
ISBN-10:
1890871958
ISBN-13:
9781890871956
Pub. Date:
07/28/2009
Publisher:
Taylor & Francis
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Overview

Motor Learning and Control for Practitioners / Edition 2

Motor Learning and Control for Practitioners is designed to provide an applications-based approach to the principles of motor learning and control. The goal of the text is tp prepare future practitioners to be able to design experiences that will maximize their students’, athletes', clients', and patients' skill acquisition and performance potential. The text is particularly intended for students of physical education, coaching, physical and occupational therapy and athletic training.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781890871956
Publisher: Taylor & Francis
Publication date: 07/28/2009
Edition description: 2e
Product dimensions: 7.40(w) x 9.40(h) x 0.70(d)

Table of Contents

Chapter 1 Introduction to Motor Learning and Control

Chapter 2 Understanding Movement Preparation

Chapter 3 Behavioral Theories of Motor Control

Chapter 4 Neural Mechanisms: Contributions and Control

Chapter 5 Stages of Learning

Chapter 6 The Learner: Pre-Instruction Considerations

Chapter 7 Skill Presentation

Chapter 8 Practice Design Factors

Chapter 9 Practice Schedules

Chapter 10 Diagnosing Errors

Chapter 11 Correcting Errors

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