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FENCING I COURSE IDENTIFICATION AND APPLICATION INFORMATION

Code Name of the Course Unit Semester In-Class Hours (T+P) Credit ECTS Credit
BSY226 FENCING I 4 4 3 5

WEEKLY COURSE CONTENTS AND STUDY MATERIALS FOR PRELIMINARY & FURTHER STUDY

Week Preparatory Topics(Subjects) Method
1 - Introduction, basic concepts of fencing, historical development and tools and equipment of fencing sport Narration, question-response and demonstration method
2 Examination of Official Website of Turkish Fencing Federation Fencing competition rules Narration, question-response discussion method
3 Reading book chapters related with the subject Characteristics of Epee and Foil branch Narration, question-response discussion method
4 Visual and printed literature review and video viewing Characteristics of Sword branch, sword use techniques and application studies Narration, Question and answer, demonstration method and applied group study
5 Visual and written literature review Common and distinguishing characteristics of three different weapon types Narration, demonstration method and applied group work
6 Video viewing Concentration, aesthetics, reflex, equilibrium techniques, application studies Narration, Question and answer, demonstration method and applied group study
7 Visual and printed literature review and video viewing Attack-defense techniques and application studies on 4 line with combined movements Narration, Question and answer, demonstration method and applied pair studies
8 Visual and printed literature review and video viewing Attack-defense techniques and application studies on 6 line with combined movements Narration, Question and answer, demonstration method and applied pair studies
9 - MID-TERM EXAM -
10 Video viewing En Guard position and movement and Batinando techniques and application studies Narration, Question and answer, demonstration method and applied pair studies
11 Reading book chapter related with the subject, video viewing Weapon holding positions, walking with weapon on arm, and nudging techniques on armed walks and application studies Narration, Question and answer, demonstration method and applied pair studies
12 Reading book chapter related with the subject, video viewing Response, Trenching, Evacuation, Capture and Expulsion techniques and application studies Narration, Question and answer, demonstration method and applied pair studies
13 Reading book chapter related with the subject and video viewing Armed distance and counterparade techniques and application studies Narration, Question and answer, demonstration method and applied pair studies
14 Competition video viewing and interpretation Video viewing of significant Fencing tournaments and application studies Narration, Question and answer, demonstration method and applied group study
15 Literature review and video viewing Preparation for final examination Narration, Question and answer, demonstration method and applied group study
16 - FINAL EXAM -
17 - FINAL EXAM -