INTRODUCTION TO FELDENKRAIS

PTY3FEL

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Credit points: 15

Subject outline

This subject introduces students to the Feldenkrais method through awareness of movement lessons, discussions, handling activities and a clinical visit. The Feldenkrais method is comprised of awareness through movement, where the student is taken through structured movement sequences usually in a group and functional integration that is one- to-one hands on. The method uses movement to increase a person's self awareness in action, generating a quality of ease and efficiency of movement, improving posture and breathing and enhancing self image.

SchoolSchool of Allied Health

Credit points15

Subject Co-ordinatorJanet McConville

Available to Study Abroad StudentsYes

Subject year levelYear Level 3 - UG

Exchange StudentsYes

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PrerequisitesN/A

Co-requisites PTY3PHE, PTY3CRP, PTY3MSP, PTY3NEU

Incompatible subjectsN/A

Equivalent subjectsN/A

Special conditionsN/A

Readings

Resource TypeTitleResource RequirementAuthor and YearPublisher
ReadingsAwareness Through Movement: Health Exercises for Personal GrowthPrescribedFeldenkrais,MHARPER COLLINS,SAN FRANCISCO 1990

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