Modelling of Human Function

2018/2019

Prerequisite/Recommended prerequisite for participation in the module

Knowledge, skills and competences corresponding to the Bachelor degree in Sports Science at Aalborg University.

Content, progress and pedagogy of the module

Learning objectives

Knowledge

  • Have knowledge about simulation methods useful in sports
  • Have knowledge about the assumptions and limitations of the methods
  • Have knowledge about the connection between the model and the anatomic/physiological reality
  • Can explain the general principles of modelling, simulation, verification and validation
  • Can explain how the human body and its interaction with the surroundings can be analysed by means of modelling and simulation technology

Skills

  • Can apply musculoskeletal modelling techniques on problems within Sports Science
  • Can apply kinematic data as input to musculoskeletal models (e.g. motion capture data)
  • Can apply experimental model validation techniques

Competences

  • Can critically evaluate simulation results

Exam

Exams

Name of examModelling of Human Function
Type of exam
Written or oral exam
ECTS5
AssessmentPassed/Not Passed
Type of gradingInternal examination
Criteria of assessmentAs stated in the Framework Provisions

Additional information

Please contact the   programme student counsellors if you consider applying to the education and you have questions.

Please consult the Moodle page for your semester and contact the semester coordinator if you have academic questions, or the study secretary if you have administrative questions.

All other enquiries may be directed to Malene Møller Knudsen, secretary of the Study Board.

Facts about the module

Danish titleModellering af kroppens funktioner
Module codeSTIIDT15K1_4
Module typeCourse
Duration1 semester
SemesterAutumn
ECTS5
Empty-place SchemeYes
Location of the lectureCampus Aalborg
Responsible for the module

Organisation

Study BoardStudy Board of Health, Science and Sports
FacultyThe Faculty of Medicine
SchoolSchool of Medicine and Health