Università degli Studi di Napoli "Parthenope"

Teaching schedule

Academic year: 
2017/2018
Belonging course: 
Course of Master's Degree Programme on SPORT SCIENCES AND MANAGEMENT
Disciplinary sector: 
INTERNAL MEDICINE (MED/09)
Credits: 
6
Year of study: 
2
Teachers: 
Cycle: 
Second semester
Hours of front activity: 
48

Language

Italian

Course description

Provide essential tools for the understanding of the mechanisms through which sport plays a fundamental role in the promotion of health and as it represents a tool of great efficacy in prevention (primary and secondary) and cure of major chronic degenerative diseases. Framing the phenomenon of doping under the profile of the protection of the health of the sportsman.

Prerequisites

The student must know the basics of: Human Anatomy, Human Physiology, Human Biology and Human Biochemistry.

Syllabus

Provide essential tools for the understanding of the mechanisms through which sport plays a fundamental role in the promotion of health and as it represents a tool of great efficacy in prevention (primary and secondary) and cure of major chronic degenerative diseases. Framing the phenomenon of doping under the profile of the protection of the health of the sportsman.
• Education and Start-up for Sport
• Cardio-Vascular Apparatus Physiology
• Respiratory Apparatus Physiology
• Heart and Sport: Cardiological protocols for the assessment of fitness for competitive sports
• Exercise in the elderly
• Training and Functional Evaluation
• Sports Traumatology
• Endocrinology and Sport
• Drugs & Sports

• Education and Start-up for Sport
• Cardio-Vascular Apparatus Physiology
• Respiratory Apparatus Physiology
• Heart and Sport: Cardiological protocols for the assessment of fitness for competitive sports
• Exercise in the elderly
• Training and Functional Evaluation
• Sports Traumatology
• Endocrinology and Sport
• Drugs & Sports

Teaching Methods

Frontal Lessons, Seminars, Technical-Practical Activities, Laboratory Activity on Evaluation and Control of Training.

Textbooks

• Tafuri, Raiola, Metodi & Didattiche delle Attività Motorie. Idelson-Gnocchi, 2017.
• Barba, L’Allenamento. Teoria & Metodologia. Idelson-Gnocchi, 2007.
• Barba, Atletica. Aspetti Tecnici. Idelson-Gnocchi, 2007.
• Weineck, L'Allenamento Ottimale. Calzetti Mariucci, 2009.
• Buono P., Attività Fisica per la Salute II edizione. Idelson-Gnocchi, 2017.
• Latino, Tafuri, Cuore e Sport. Liviana Medicina, 2010.
• Latino, Mazzeo , Sport Riabilitazione & Apparato Respiratorio. Liviana Medicina, 2010.
• Ganong, Fisiologia Medica. Piccin, 2011.
• Tafuri, Sport & Traumatologia. Medicina – Riabilitazione. Liviana Medicina, 2009.
• Buono P., Sport & Nutrizione. Idelson-Gnocchi, 2018.

Learning assessment

The final Exam Evaluation will take place taking into account 5 prevalent Indicators following a specific Evaluation Report:
• Knowledge and Ability to Understand
• Applied Knowledge Comprehension Skills
• Autonomy of Judgment
• Communication skills
• ability to learn

 Midterm Test
The Results of Midterm Test will not determine the Final Evaluation.

 Written Test

 Oral Test

The exam will focus on general and specific questions regarding the lesson program. To pass the exam will take into account the candidate's ability to synthesize, the clarity and correctness of the exposure. The vote will be expressed in 30/30 and the minimum evaluation to pass the exam is 18/30.

More information

Expected Learning
(related to EQF European Qualification Framework)
Knowledge
Advanced study knowledge, which presupposes a critical understanding of the Theories and founding Principles of the Discipline.
Skills
Advanced Skills, which demonstrate mastery and ability to solve complex and unpredictable problems in Educational and Sports field as far study and work concerned.
Competences
Managing technical-professional Activities or Projects, by taking responsibility for decisions in work or study contexts.
The Prof.Domenico Tafuri meets students on Saturday morning at 8.00 am at the Centro Sportivo Universitario (C.U.S.), via Campegna.
You can make an appointment by sending an email to:
domenicotafuri@inwind.it