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KAM Wai Keung Kevin

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20052018
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Chinese Name: 甘偉強

Variants: Kam, W. K. K.

Kevin completed his teacher training in Physical Education from Northcote
College of Education. He holds a BEd (Hon) degree from the University of
Liverpool and a MEd degree from the University of Hong Kong. He is also a
certified ACSM Health Fitness Specialist. He is currently undertaking his Doctor of Philosophy degree from the University of Queensland which seeks to
explore the knowledge development of PE teachers in Hong Kong. Kevin joined
the Institute in 1998 and is currently a Senior Teaching Fellow in the
department. He previously held a post of Student Affairs Officer in the Student
Affairs Office and managed the sports facilities as well as coordinating sports
program in the Institute. Before joining the Institute, Kevin had taught Physical
Education and served as Chairman of PE subject panel in a secondary school.
He also served as Assistant Physical Education Officer in the City University of
Hong Kong. Kevin specializes in pedagogy and professional development
culture of PE teachers. He is teaching a wide variety of sports skills, like soccer,
golf, physical fitness. Other academic interests include outdoor experiential
learning, promoting wellness concept in the community and teaching soccer
and golf.

Research interests

Socio-cultural Studies in Sport and Physical Education, Curricular and Pedagogical Studies of Physical Education, Professional Development of PE Teachers, Physical Activity, Fitness and Health Promotion, Outdoor Adventure Education

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Research Outputs 2005 2018

A comparison of shoulder muscular performance and lean mass between elite and recreational swimmers: Implications for talent identification and development

CHEUNG, A. T. H., MA, W. W. A., FONG, S. S. M., CHUNG, M. Y., BAE, Y-H., LIU, K. P. Y., KAM, W. K. K. & CHUNG, W. Y. J., Nov 2018, In : Medicine. 97, 47, e13258.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Aptitude
Muscle Strength
Arm
Muscles
Head

Measuring preservice physical educators’ self-efficacy toward teaching students with autism in Hong Kong: A pilot validation study

LI, C., CRUZ, A., KAM, W. K. K., SUM, K. W. R., CHOI, H. N. P. & BLOCK, E. M., Jun 2017.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

PE teacher’s perception on stem integration in current Hong Kong PE curriculum

KAM, W. K. K. & CRUZ, A., May 2017.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

education curriculum
physical education
Hong Kong
mathematics
engineering

The implementation of the peer assisted learning strategies in physical education in Hong Kong

CRUZ, A. & KAM, W. K. K., May 2017.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

learning strategy
physical education
Hong Kong
teacher
student