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IB Sports, Exercise and Health Science Course Book: Oxford IB Diploma Programme by John Sproule

IB Sports, Exercise and Health Science Course Book: Oxford IB Diploma Programme


IB Sports, Exercise and Health Science Course Book: Oxford IB Diploma Programme by John Sproule

This book fully addresses all the components of this new course, which ranges from anatomy and physiology to psychological skills training to nutrition. Full of activities, illustrations, diagrams and photographs, this book will bring the subject to life and provide a deep understanding of the science behind the body and physical activity, clearly relating this to human well-being. Included are the essential IB elements of TOK, international-mindedness and the learner profile, so you can trust your teaching links up with the IB ethos. *Make sure students fully understand - lots of full colour diagrams, illustrations and photographs clearly explain scientific concepts *Trust that everything is covered - the entire syllabus is addressed in an accessible format *Provide the best exam preparation - lots of activities are included along with support for all aspects of the examination *Know learning is in line with the IB ethos - support for TOK, international-mindedness and the learner profile is included *Be confident in quality - written by an experienced IB teacher About the series: The only DP resources developed directly with the IB, the Oxford IB Course Books are the most comprehensive core resources to support learners through their study. Fully incorporating the learner profile, resources are assessed by consulting experts in international-mindedness and TOK to ensure these crucial components are deeply embedded into learning.


We have adopted most of the Oxford IB course book. We find them well-written, well linked to TOK issues and age-appropriate. * Sheta Saha, IB Coordinator, Chatsworth International School, Singapore * The Oxford IB course books are the best ever resource for teachers and students. They are practical, insightful and fully in line with the IB course outcomes. * Pat Hanson, IB Coordinator, Academy of the Holy Cross, USA *

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Publication date

13th September 2012


John Sproule

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Oxford University Press


368 pages


Sport science, physical education
Biomechanics, human kinetics



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