HIGH ALTITUDE AND UNDERWATER PHYSIOLOGY

Modüle Code Number

BES  639

Number of ECTS Credits

6

Hours / Week (T P C)

3 0 3

Module Lecturer

Department`s lecturers

Year / Term

-

Type of Course

(Compulsory / Elective)

Elective

Pre requisites / Recommended

-

Module Contents

Effects of atmospherics pressure differences (altitude and underwater) on human organism and athletic performance under different atmospherics pressures.

Aims and Objectives of the module

The student will know the physical changes at altitude and underwater. The student will understand the gas laws. The student will understand the air pressure differences on human organism. The student will understand the effect of altitude and underwater on athletic performances. The student will know the principles during the physical activities performed at altitude and underwater.

Method of assessment

Theoretic, Homework.

Teaching Language

Turkish

Textbook /

Recommended readings

Books about physiology and sports physiology.

Research articles.