The following samples are from our collection of Health Sciences titles. For more details on our complete range of titles, please contact us at highered@distributionaccess.com
Enhancing Performance in Sport
Series Number: 51251
51251 Digital
Digital - PPR Use - $749.00
51251 DVD
DVD - PPR Use - $749.00

Titles in this series:
 
Enhancing Performance in Sport
This program provides a valuable overview of the many facets of performance enhancement like coaching, nutrition, psychological preparation, the use of technology and ergogenic aids.
Audience: Junior High, Senior High
Closed Captioning: No
P50669-010 Digital
Digital - PPR Use - $95.00
P50669-001 DVD
DVD - PPR Use - $95.00
 
Sport and Coaching
This program investigates: the role and specific responsibilities of the coach, training programs, health and safety considerations, instruction, choosing a team, analysis of training and performance, aspects of a respected/successful coach and strategies.
Audience: Junior High, Senior High
Closed Captioning: No
P50669-011 Digital
Digital - PPR Use - $95.00
P50669-002 DVD
DVD - PPR Use - $95.00
 
Sport and Competition
Is competition necessary for sporting achievement and enjoyment? How does competition affect performance, participation, physical well-being, kids' enjoyment and mental well-being, and social wellbeing? These questions and more are answered in this important program.
Audience: Junior High, Senior High
Closed Captioning: No
P50669-012 Digital
Digital - PPR Use - $95.00
P50669-003 DVD
DVD - PPR Use - $95.00
 
Sport and Money
Sport and Money illustrates the role of sport in Australia's economy, and why and how sport can attract big bucks for players, officials, clubs, the media, and the sponsors. We make a case study of an AFL (Australian Football League) player's experience of what it means to be a professional in a highly profitable industry, and how company endorsement works for him. Looking at a wide range of sports, Sport and Money examines the growing role of corporate financing and it's effect on our community. The program also looks at the story behind Australia's current Olympic gold medal tallies and finance required to maintain Australia's international sporting profile. Sport and Money weighs up the benefits and the costs. Featuring a range of high profile players, officials, sponsors and writers we gain insight into the history, politics, culture, future direction of Australia's major sports.
Audience: Junior High, Senior High
Closed Captioning: No
P50669-013 Digital
Digital - PPR Use - $95.00
P50669-004 DVD
DVD - PPR Use - $95.00
 
Sport and Nutrition
Elite sportspeople are increasingly realizing that nutrition is an integral component of their training and competition. This program explores the ways elite sportspeople use nutrition to give themselves an extra edge. The program starts with a basic overview, looking in particular at the roles of individual nutrients in sports performance. We then look at competition planning, and interview a number of athletes to illustrate the differences between sports. Finally, the program examines the validity of the fads, pills, and potions which seem so common in elite sport.
Audience: Junior High, Senior High
Closed Captioning: No
P50669-014 Digital
Digital - PPR Use - $95.00
P50669-005 DVD
DVD - PPR Use - $95.00
 
Sport and Psychology
Elite sportspeople are increasingly realizing that nutrition is an integral component of their training and competition. This program explores the ways elite sportspeople use nutrition to give themselves an extra edge. The program starts with a basic overview, looking in particular at the roles of individual nutrients in sports performance. We then look at competition planning, and interview a number of athletes to illustrate the differences between sports. Finally, the program examines the validity of the 'fads, pills, and potions' which seem so common in elite sport.
Audience: Junior High, Senior High
Closed Captioning: No
P50669-015 Digital
Digital - PPR Use - $95.00
P50669-006 DVD
DVD - PPR Use - $95.00
 
Sport and Technology
Technology affects sport in at least four ways: by assisting performance, by aiding recovery from injuries, by improving judging of events and by raising the standard of spectator information, knowledge and comfort. In all areas, progress is increasingly rapid. In this highly informative program, we select certain sports to show the improvements in these different aspects of sport.
Audience: Junior High, Senior High
Closed Captioning: No
P50669-016 Digital
Digital - PPR Use - $95.00
P50669-007 DVD
DVD - PPR Use - $95.00
 
Sport and the Media
What is the relationship between sport and the media? This program probes this fascinating partnership and the way it impacts on everything including body image; gender perceptions; choices about what we eat, drink, smoke, and drive; the level of our participation in physical activity; and the sports themselves - their rules, variety, popularity, as well as player and supporter loyalty.
Audience: Junior High, Senior High
Closed Captioning: No
P50669-017 Digital
Digital - PPR Use - $95.00
P50669-008 DVD
DVD - PPR Use - $95.00
 
Sport in Society
This program examines the socio-cultural nature of sport in modern society. It outlines: The origins of sport from play and games; The growth of sport as recreation; How the split has developed between active and passive participation; The factors determining people's involvement in sport; The effect sport has on health and well-being; The place of sport in our culture, with particular reference to the impact of government policy, business and media intervention.
Audience: Junior High, Senior High
Closed Captioning: No
P50669-018 Digital
Digital - PPR Use - $95.00
P50669-009 DVD
DVD - PPR Use - $95.00
 

Visualizing Cell Processes Series
Product Number: P50752-007
New animation and expanded content. Each 15-minute video program is a series of short, narrated, full-motion modules that describe an essential process of cell biology. Visualizing Cell Processes is sold as one series and available in VHS (2nd Edition), DVD (3rd Edition), CD-ROM (3rd Edition). Download free guides from our website. (5 x 20:00)

Complete Series : P50752-007
Format: DVD

PPR Use: $576.00

Complete Series : P50752-007
Format: Digital

PPR Use: $576.00


Recovery from Exercise
Product Number: P50310-002
The human body uses three main energy systems to carry out physical activity - the ATP-PC system, the lactic acid system and the aerobic system. This program covers the workings of the three energy systems, the effects of exercise on each of them, effects of exercise on the body, including raising the temperature, fluid and mineral loss, breaking down of muscle tissue and delayed onset of muscle soreness.

Product Number: P50310-002
Format: Digital

PPR Use: $95.00


Journey to Health
Product Number: P52128-027
Journey to Health: Mind ~ Body ~ Spirit invites students to explore health from mental, physical and spiritual perspectives - where health is not defined simply as the absence of disease, but as high-level wellness of the entire individual. (26 x 30:00)

Complete Series : P52128-027
Format: DVD

PPR Use: $995.00