2006, Volume 2, Issue 1

Mission and assignments of the University Centre for Combat Sports and Martial Arts (UCCSMA)



Waldemar Sikorski1, Roman Maciej Kalina2, Kazimierz Obodyński2, Andrzej Parzęcki3

1 Academy of Humanities and Economics, Łódź, Poland
2Faculty of Physical Education, Rzeszów University, Rzeszow, Poland
3Council of Combat Sports and Martial Arts by the Minister of Sport, Łódź, Poland


Author for correspondence: Andrzej Parzęcki; Council of Combat Sports and Martial Arts by the Minister of Sport, Łódź, Poland


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Abstract

The mission of the University Centre for Combat Sports and Martial Arts, which is a didactic and research unit, should focus on: 1. Identifying, in an interdisciplinary way, the most essential phenomena of the theory and practice of combat sports and martial arts; 2. Monitoring researchresults, methodological solutions worth disseminating, screening pathology in view of achieving better results in training; 3. Systemic and permanent training of physical education teachers, coaches and instructors interested in developing their didactic and scientific competences, using a holistic approach to combat sports and martial arts.


Key words: martial arts, research and didactic centre