Sensation and Movement

School of Sport & Exercise Sciences

College of Life and Environmental Sciences


Code 20105

Level of study Second Year

Credit value 20

Semester 1 & 2

Pre-requisite modules Anatomy and Biomechanics 20423

Module description

This module acts as a bridge between the introductory physiological and psychological modules in Level C and the more complex material in Level H modules and research projects. It covers the neurophysiological bases of movement and posture generation and control, the neurophysiological basis of sensation, and the neuro-psychological aspects of sensation-action coupling and motor control.

Teaching and learning methods