Facilities and Equipment

Sport Pedagogy Lab
Pediatric Movement and Physical Activity Laboratory Facilities

 

Pediatric Movement and Physical Activity Laboratory Facilities

 

Pediatric Movement and Physical Activity Laboratory Facilities

 

Pediatric Movement and Physical Activity Laboratory Facilities

 

The Pediatric Movement and Physical Activity Laboratory is equipped with a variety of tools and equipment including Active Video Game systems (Wii Sport, Wii Fit, Dance Dance Revolution, etc.), Pediatric Exercise Ergometer, Pediatric Table, Pedometers, Polar Heart Rate Monitors, Actical Accelerometers, Weight Scales, FITNESSGRAM Testing Kit, Motor Skill Testing Kit, Skinfold Calipers, DV Camcorders, Digital Cameras, Stopwatches, Micro-cassette Transcriber, Observa Software, and Portable LCD Projector.

Lab activities include qualitative and quantitative methods of data collection, intervention development and design, evaluation of intervention outcomes and processes, and data analysis. A number of software packages are housed in the laboratory and used for research, teaching and service in sport pedagogy and motor behavior. These are installed on a network of computers to facilitate data processing and analyses; for example SPSS, SAS, HLM, and SEM for statistical analyses, as well as the software for management of scientific references.