Dynamics of acquiring adaptive skills in a complex multi-articular task: Constraints on metastable actions

Orth, Dominic R. (2016) Dynamics of acquiring adaptive skills in a complex multi-articular task: Constraints on metastable actions. PhD thesis, Queensland University of Technology.

Abstract

This thesis presents data supporting a re-definition of the concept of learning and transfer of skills in physical activity and sport performance contexts. The key findings indicate that during practice, environmental designs that promote exploratory behaviour facilitate improved performance in modified conditions.

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ID Code: 94003
Item Type: QUT Thesis (PhD)
Supervisor: Kerr, Graham & Davids, Keith
Keywords: affordances, rock climbing, metastability, skill acquisition, transfer, constraints, worn sensor, learning, representative design, performance
Divisions: Current > QUT Faculties and Divisions > Faculty of Health
Current > Institutes > Institute of Health and Biomedical Innovation
Current > Schools > School of Exercise & Nutrition Sciences
Institution: Queensland University of Technology
Deposited On: 08 Jul 2016 02:04
Last Modified: 08 Jul 2016 02:04

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