2023-2024 / KINE0646-1

Basics motor and psychomotor activities


15h Th

Number of credits

 Bachelor in physiotherapy and rehabilitation4 crédits 


Boris Jidovtseff, Marc Vanderthommen

Language(s) of instruction

French language

Organisation and examination

Teaching in the second semester


Schedule online

Units courses prerequisite and corequisite

Prerequisite or corequisite units are presented within each program

Learning unit contents

This course analyses the following elements:
- The different stages of infant mobility development
- A detailed analysis of the important motor functions (walking and locomotion, prehension, balance, etc.)
- The classification of motor functions
- An analysis of the links between the motor domain and the cognitive domain
- Analysis of learning processes
- Fundamental motor education for healthy children

Learning outcomes of the learning unit

The objective of the course is to approach concepts related to a child's motor development and the impact of this motor development on cognitive aspects. These elements allow the healthy child to learn fundamental motor abilities.

Prerequisite knowledge and skills


Planned learning activities and teaching methods

  • ex cathedra Courses
  • Discussions
  • Questions - answers

Mode of delivery (face to face, distance learning, hybrid learning)

Theoretical courses: 2nd quadrimester.
Face-to-face learning.
See timetable notice board.

Recommended or required readings

Courses reading available from the lecturer and on MyULiège.

Any session :

- In-person

written exam ( multiple-choice questionnaire )

- Remote

written exam ( multiple-choice questionnaire )

- If evaluation in "hybrid"

preferred in-person

Work placement(s)

Organisational remarks and main changes to the course


Marc VANDERTHOMMEN, Professeur ordinaire (04/366.38.78 - mvanderthommen@ulg.ac.be)

Boris JIDOVTSEFF, Chargé de cours (04/366.39.32 - B.Jidovtseff@ulg.ac.be)

Secrétariat: A. DEPAIFVE (04/366.38.90 adepaifve@ulg.ac.be) - A. HANSSEN (04/366.38.97 ahanssen@ulg.ac.be)


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