Instrumentation and Physical Performance


Recommended prerequisite for participation in the module

See admission criteria

Content, progress and pedagogy of the module

Learning objectives


  • Have knowledge about technologies used in sports
  • Can explain the scientific communication processes related to scientific conference presentations 
  • Can explain the process of and criteria for peer reviewed scientific communication


  • Can apply relevant techniques to analyse movement in relation to physical performance
  • Can apply signal processing methods of data in relation to physical performance or can apply musculoskeletal modelling techniques within Sports Science
  • Can discuss and perform biomechanical recordings and processing methods
  • Can demonstrate ability to communicate the main points of a research project in a written abstract for a scientific meeting
  • Can demonstrate an application of a recent technology within Sports Science 
  • Can demonstrate ability to structure a presentation of new scientific knowledge in written and oral forms


  • Can evaluate choice of methods and technologies in relation to the research problem
  • Can critically evaluate research results in relation to physical performance



Name of examInstrumentation and Physical Performance
Type of exam
Oral exam based on a project
Assessment7-point grading scale
Type of gradingInternal examination
Criteria of assessmentThe criteria of assessment are stated in the Examination Policies and Procedures

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 titleInstrumentering og præstationsevne
Module codeSTIIDT15K1_1
Module typeProject
Duration1 semester
Language of instructionDanish and English
Empty-place SchemeYes
Location of the lectureCampus Aalborg
Responsible for the module


Study BoardStudy Board of Sports Science and Public Health
DepartmentDepartment of Health Science and Technology
FacultyThe Faculty of Medicine