Body and Disability – Laboratory (2015/2016)

Course code
4S003707
Name of lecturer
Valentina Moro
Coordinator
Valentina Moro
Number of ECTS credits allocated
3
Academic sector
M-PSI/02 - PSYCHOBIOLOGY AND PHYSIOLOGICAL PSYCHOLOGY
Language of instruction
Italian
Period
Sem. IB dal Nov 9, 2015 al Jan 17, 2016.

Lesson timetable

Sem. IB
Day Time Type Place Note
Wednesday 2:00 PM - 7:00 PM lesson Lecture Hall Lorenzi from Nov 11, 2015  to Nov 25, 2015
Wednesday 2:00 PM - 7:00 PM lesson Lecture Hall Palestra seminterrato ex-Orsoline from Dec 2, 2015  to Dec 16, 2015

Learning outcomes

The various kinds of disabilities at the different life stages will be discussed. The students will meet experts in various different fields of educational intervention, will participate in groups activities and will participate in psychomotricity activities

Syllabus

The various kinds of disabilities at the different life stages will be discussed. The students will meet experts in various different fields of educational intervention, will participate in groups activities and will participate in psychomotricity activities


Fundamental concepts of rehabilitation: autonomy, individual activities, deficits and capacities, use of different techniques
Motivation and attributive style
Childhood: infantile cerebral paralysis, learning disorders, mental retardation
Adulthood: traumatic brain injury, spinal damage
Old age: mental deterioration
The psychomotricity

Assessment methods and criteria

written exam

STUDENT MODULE EVALUATION - 2015/2016