SKILL

skilled actions have an objective, goal directed and pre-determind

skill is learned , its not innate , not something you devolp

skilled movements are economic and efficient dont waste energy

skilled  movements are flowing aestheticcally pleasing

skilled action may be described as the use of the right technique

skilled actions are consitently succesful

skilled actions are the result of receiving and evaluating information and the making the right decision

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Skill characteristics

~ have an objective

~ skill is learned

~ skilled movements are economic and efficient

~ skilled movements are flowing and aesthitacally pleasing

~ skilled action may be described as the use of technique at the right time and place

~ skilled actions are succesful

~ skilled actions are the result of receiving and evaluating information and then making the correct decision

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Skill vs Ability

ability is an innate quality that we have, skill is something that you learn and devolp over a period of time,

Skill - something that is learned to bring about a certain outcome with the least amount of time and energy or both

Ability - inherited innate stable trades that determines a persons potential to require skills

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types of ability

MOTOR ABILITY - innate and inherited traits that  determines and individuals coordination , speed of reaction , abbility , balance

PERCEPTUAL ABILITY - realted to the process of receiving recognising on organising information from our senses. Theese include

speed of perception

being able to dived your attention between stimulus

analysing movement within the display and predicting future movements

selection

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Types of Skill

as a person we need to look at our envirometn and then select a response (skill)

COGNITIVE SKILL  - the use of the brain to reason and problem solve which is based on your experience and what you have learned

PERCEPTUAL - selecting and interpreting the information we see , this is how we select and organise information we gain from our senses. devolps with practice ]

PHSYCO-MOTOR SKILL - physical movements contrikked by the brain towards a pre-determind goal or objective

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classifying skills

catergorising or placing something in a class or group , 4 factors that skill is concerned with is

1 how much the performance of the skill is affected by the enviroment, (open or closed)

2 how much control the person has over the rate and timing of the action (self-paced or externally paced )

3 the level of precision or fine control that the performer uses (fine or gross)

4 weather it is possible to assume the skill has a beginning or end (serial or dicrete or continous )

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