Kinesiology

Kinesiology


KIN 200 Introduction to Kinesiology
This course is an introduction to the field of kinesiology and inclues the history, importance, and philosophy of physical activity. Areas of study will include motor behavior, sport and exercise psychology and sociology of physical activity, biomechanics, physiology, and careers and professions in Kinesiology, exercise science, and physical activity.

KIN 210 Structural Kinesiology
This course is a study of the anatomical structures, biological systems, and physical principles of kinesiology as they relate to human movement during physical activities. Prerequisite: BIO 207 with a grade of "C" or higher.

KIN 220 Exercise Biochemistry
This course is an introduction to human metabolism and bioenergetics with an emphasis on adaptations brought on by exercise and nutrition. Prerequisite: CHE 121 with a grade of "C" or higher.

KIN 250 Strength and Conditioning
This course is designed to teach the specific principles involved in the design, implementation of individual and sport testing in strength and conditioning programs. Prerequisite: KIN 210 with a grade of "C" or higher.

KIN 255 Essentials of Athletic Healthcare
This course is designed to provide information on basic injury prevention, indentification, and rehabilitation and overall healthcare for recreational and competitive athletes. Prerequisite: KIN 210 with a grade of "C" or higher.