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Description of Individual Course Units

Course Unit CodeCourse Unit TitleType of CourseYearSemesterECTS
BES709 Advanced Performance Tests in Sports 927001 1 1 6
Level of Course Unit
Third Cycle
Objectives of the Course
Testing physical, physiological, psychological charecteristics of athletes and evaulation of the training
Name of Lecturer(s)
Learning Outcomes
  1. Can apply and evaluate body composition and anthropometric tests
  2. Determine the physiological characteristics specific to the sport branch and test it and evaluate it.
  3. It can apply and evaluate field tests that measure physical and functional capacities.
  4. It can apply and evaluate laboratory tests that measure physical and functional capacities.
  5. Know the preparation conditions before testing.
Mode of Delivery
Formal Education
Prerequisites and co-requisities
Recommended Optional Programme Components
Recommended or Required Reading
ACSM's Health-Related Physical Fitness Assessment Manual, Wolters Kluwer,Lippincott Williams &Wilkins, 2008.
C. John.Gore (Ed), Ausrtalian Sports Commission, Physiological Tests for Elite Athletes, Human Kinetics, ISBN:0-7360-0326-6, 2000.
Debra J.R. A Multilevel Approach to Study of Motor Control and Learning, Ally&Bacon,1997.
J.R.Morrow, A.W.Jakson, J.G.Disch, D.P.Mood, Mood, Measurement and Evaluations in Human Performance,HumanKinetics,1995.
Peter j. Maud, Carl Foster, Physiological Assesment of Human Fitness, Human Kinetcs 1995.
Vivian H.Heyward, Advanced Fitness Assessment and Exercise prescription, human Kinetics 2002.
Edward m. Winter, Andrew M. Jones, R.C. Richarda Davison, Paul D. Bromley, Tom H.Mercer, Sports And Exercise Physiology Testing,Routlege, ISBN10:0-415-36140-0, 2007.
Adnan Kamar, Sporda Yetenek Beceri ve Performans Testleri, Nobel, ISBN:975-591-513-3, 2003.
Planned Learning Activities and Teaching Methods
Language of Instruction
Work Placement(s)
Course Contents
Use of computer program in measurement and avaluation ,planning the measurement and evaulations, addlication of fitness assesment, determination of aerobic power ( Direct ), determination of aerobic power (İndirect ),blood lactate and respiratory measurment, measurement of anaerobic power and capacity,evaulation of joint range of motion and flexibility,postural analysis and body composition assessment,assesment of sport skills and motor abilities,strenPhysical fitness assessment in youth and adultsgth testing, evaulation of balance, measurement of reaction time - movement time, hand-eye coordination,psychological measurement in sport and exercise
Weekly Detailed Course Contents
Week Theoretical Practice Laboratory
1.Qality Assurance in Exercıse Physiology Laboratories
2.Pretast Preparation
3.Estimation of Peak Power and Aerobic Capacity of Athletes
4.Blood Lactate Transition Threshold and Conversies
5.Anthropometric Assesment Protocols
6.Blood Sampling and Handling Techniques
7.Measuring Flexibility for Performance and Injury Prevention
8.Midterm exam
9.Determination of Maxç Oxygen Consuption
10.Protocols for the Physiological Assesment of Tem Sports Player
11.Introduction to The Assesment of Strength and Power
12.Limitations to the Use of Isometrıc Testing in Athletic Assesment
13.Strength Assesment by Isometric Dynometry
14.Protocols for the Assesent of Isoinertial Strength
Assessment Methods and Criteria
Term (or Year) Learning ActivitiesQuantityWeight (%)
Midterm Examination140
End Of Term (or Year) Learning ActivitiesQuantityWeight (%)
Final Examination1100
Term (or Year) Learning Activities40
End Of Term (or Year) Learning Activities60
Workload Calculation
ActivitiesQuantityTime(hours)Total Workload(hours)
Midterm Examination122
Final Examination224
Attending Lectures28256