Kinesiology (KIN)


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KIN 1123 [Not Offered] Archery (1 sem. hr. each credits)
KIN 1124 Tennis (1 sem. hr. each credits)
KIN 1125 Golf (1 sem. hr. each credits)
KIN 1126 [Not Offered] Gymnastics (1 sem. hr. each credits)
KIN 1128 [Not Offered] Riflery (1 sem. hr. each credits)
KIN 1129 [Not Offered] Badminton (1 sem. hr. each credits)
KIN 1130 [Not Offered] Bowling (1 sem. hr. each credits)
KIN 1132 [Not Offered] Ballroom Dance (1 sem. hr. each credits)
KIN 1133 [Not Offered] Children's Rhythms (1 sem. hr. each credits)
For elementary grades, physical education, or special education majors.
KIN 1134 [Not Offered] International Folk Dance (1 sem. hr. each credits)
KIN 1135 [Not Offered] Golf for Business and Life (1 sem. hr. each credits)
KIN 1136 [Not Offered] Swimming (1 sem. hr. each credits)
KIN 1140 [Not Offered] Scuba Diving (1 sem. hr. each credits)
Prereq.: KIN 1236 or consent of instructor.
KIN 1142 [Not Offered] Conditioning Exercises (1 sem. hr. each credits)
KIN 1144 Aerobic Dance (1 sem. hr. each credits)
KIN 1146 Weight Training (1 sem. hr. each credits)
KIN 1147 [Not Offered] Chinese Kung Fu (1 sem. hr. each credits)
KIN 1148 [Not Offered] Chinese Self Defense (1 sem. hr. each credits)
KIN 1150 [Not Offered] Recreational Dance (1 sem. hr. each credits)
KIN 1151 [Not Offered] Racquetball (1 sem. hr. each credits)
KIN 1152 Tai Chi I (1 sem. hr. each credits)
KIN 1154 [Not Offered] Martial Arts (1 sem. hr. each credits)
KIN 1155 Jogging (1 sem. hr. each credits)
KIN 1156 [Not Offered] Outdoor Living Skills (1 sem. hr. each credits)
American Red Cross Standard First Aid Certificate recommended.
KIN 1157 [Not Offered] Aerobic Swimming (1 sem. hr. each credits)
Prereq.: KIN 1236 or intermediate swimming skills.
KIN 1158 [Not Offered] Canoeing (1 sem. hr. each credits)
Prereq.: must be able to swim 50 yards with a personal flotation device; tread water for one minute and swim 50 yards without a personal flotation device.
KIN 1160 [Not Offered] Adapted Physical Education (1 sem. hr. each credits)
For students who cannot participate in vigorous physical exercise due to physical disability or other handicapping condition.
KIN 1224 [Not Offered] Tennis (1 sem. hr. each credits)
KIN 1236 [Not Offered] Swimming (1 sem. hr. each credits)
KIN 1244 [Not Offered] Aerobic Dance (1 sem. hr. each credits)
KIN 1246 [Not Offered] Weightlifting (1 sem. hr. each credits)
KIN 1251 [Not Offered] Racquetball (1 sem. hr. each credits)
KIN 1252 [Not Offered] Tai Chi II (1 sem. hr. each credits)
KIN 1254 [Not Offered] Martial Arts (1 sem. hr. each credits)
KIN 1255 [Not Offered] Jogging (1 sem. hr. each credits)
KIN 1257 [Not Offered] Aerobic Swimming (1 sem. hr. each credits)
KIN 1336 [Not Offered] Swimming (1 sem. hr. each credits)
KIN 1337 [Not Offered] Advanced Lifesaving (1 sem. hr. each credits)
Prereq.: KIN 1236 and 1336 or Advanced Swimming Certificate.
KIN 1338 [Not Offered] Water Safety Instructor's Course (1 sem. hr. each credits)
Prereq.: valid Advanced Lifesaving Certificate.
KIN 1405 [Not Offered] Track and Field (1 credits)
3 hrs. lab. For kinesiology majors or minors.
KIN 1406 [Not Offered] Basketball (1 credits)
3 hrs. lab. For kinesiology majors or minors.
KIN 1407 [Not Offered] Softball (1 credits)
3 hrs. lab. For kinesiology majors or minors.
KIN 1408 [Not Offered] Volleyball (1 credits)
3 hrs. lab. For kinesiology majors or minors.
KIN 1409 [Not Offered] Flag Football (1 credits)
3 hrs. lab. For kinesiology majors or minors.
KIN 1410 [Not Offered] Field Sports (1 credits)
3 hrs. lab. For kinesiology majors or minors.
KIN 1412 [Not Offered] Tennis (1 credits)
3 hrs. lab. For kinesiology majors or minors.
KIN 1413 [Not Offered] Badminton (1 credits)
3 hrs. lab. For kinesiology majors or minors.
KIN 1427 [Not Offered] Physical Activity I: Volleyball and Basketball (1 credits)
For kinesiology majors or minors. 3 hrs. lab. Identification, analysis, and practice of skills and techniques fundamental to volleyball and basketball; rules, strategies, safety.
KIN 1600 Personal and Community Health Problems (3 credits)
Content and theory related to basic health information; critical health issues; improving and maintaining optimal health and wellness.
KIN 1801 [Not Offered] Movement Fundamentals for Physical Activity (2 credits)
1 hr. lecture; 2 hrs. lab. For kinesiology majors. Movement concepts associated with space and time and how these concepts can be organized into a learning environment.
KIN 1802 Individual/Lifetime Activities (2 credits)
1 hr. lecture; 2 hrs. lab. For kinesiology majors. Identification, analysis and practice of skills, techniques and fundamental concepts associated with lifetime activities.
KIN 1803 Team Activities (2 credits)
1 hr. lecture; 2 hrs. lab. For kinesiology majors. Identification, analysis and practice of skills, techniques and fundamental concepts associated with team activities.
KIN 1804 [Not Offered] Aerobic and Strength Activities (2 credits)
1 hr. lecture; 2 hrs. lab. For kinesiology majors. Major concepts of aerobic and strength training including safety, technique, age appropriate activities, and training principles.
KIN 1999 Special Topics (1 credits)
May be taken for a max. of 4 sem. hrs. credit when topics vary. 3 hrs. lab. Identification, analysis, and practice of skills and techniques fundamental to sports; rules, strategies, and appropriate safety procedures.

2000

KIN 2500 Human Anatomy (3 credits)
Micro and macroscopic study of the human body.
KIN 2501 History and Philosophy of Kinesiology (3 credits)
Developments in kinesiology and health from ancient times to the present.
KIN 2502 [Not Offered] Practicum in Sports Studies (3 credits)
Prereq.: For students minoring in sports studies. Pass-fail grading. Observation and practical application in a sport or sport-related setting. Students work in a professional capacity under the guidance of an on-site coordinator.
KIN 2503 [Not Offered] Basic Athletic Training (2 credits)
1 hr. lecture; 2 hrs. lab. Athletic training room procedure; first aid treatment of injuries; use of athletic training room equipment; protective strapping; padding for all sports.
KIN 2504 Principles of Conditioning (3 credits)
2 hrs. lecture; 2 hrs. lab. Methods and concepts of training and conditioning; physical fitness activities and current trends; participation in a fitness training lab including fitness assessments and training methods designed to promote fitness; planning physical fitness programs for community and commercial organizations, education institutions, and social agencies.
KIN 2505 [Not Offered] Orthopedic Injury Evaluation Techniques I (3 credits)
Prereq.: BIOL 1201, 1208; KIN 2503; or permission of instructor. 2 hrs. lecture; 2 hrs. lab. For students in the professional phase of the Athletic Training area of concentration. Specialized course in the initial on-field and clinical evaluation of orthopedic injuries and conditions of the lower extremities and the spine, including emergency care procedures and signs/symptoms/treatment of various injuries/conditions.
KIN 2506 [Not Offered] Orthopedic Injury Evaluation Techniques II (3 credits)
Prereq.: BIOL 1202, 1209; KIN 2503, 2505; or permission of instructor. For students in the professional phase of the Athletic Training area of concentration. Specialized course in the initial on-field and clinical evaluation of orthopedic injuries and conditions of the upper extremities, cervical spine, head, and face; including emergency care procedures and signs/symptoms/treatment of various injuries/conditions.
KIN 2507 [Not Offered] Methods and Materials in Physical Education for the Elementary School (4 credits)
2 hrs. lecture; 4 hrs. lab. For elementary teachers. Progressively graded programs of activities for elementary schools.
KIN 2509 Medical Terminology for Kinesiology (3 credits)
Majors only or permission of instructor. In-depth introduction to medical terminology, with a focus on body systems, medical specialities, and medical communication.
KIN 2510 Introduction to Sport and Leisure Administration (3 credits)
Introduction to the academic and professional field of sport administration.
KIN 2511 [Not Offered] Sports Officiating (2 credits)
Prereq.: proficiency in sports indicated. 1 hr. lecture; 2 hrs. lab. Rules interpretation and techniques of officiating basketball, volleyball, and softball.
KIN 2512 [Not Offered] K-12 Classroom Management and Organization (3 credits)
2 hrs. lecture; 2 hrs. lab. Classroom and behavior management strategies for used in educational settings.
KIN 2513 PROF DEVEL SPORT ADM (3.0 credits)
KIN 2515 [Not Offered] The Coaching of Track and Field (2 credits)
1 hr. lecture; 2 hrs. lab. Principles and techniques of coaching track and field; organization and administration of practice and various levels of competition.
KIN 2516 The Coaching of Basketball (2 credits)
1 hr. lecture; 2 hrs. lab. Principles and techniques of coaching basketball; organization and administration of practice and various levels of competition.
KIN 2517 [Not Offered] The Coaching of Baseball/Softball (2 credits)
1 hr. lecture; 2 hrs. lab. Techniques of coaching baseball/softball; organization and administration of practice and various levels of competition.
KIN 2518 [Not Offered] The Coaching of Volleyball (2 credits)
1 hr. lecture; 2 hrs. lab. Techniques of coaching volleyball; organization and administration of practice and various levels of competition.
KIN 2519 [Not Offered] The Coaching of Football (2 credits)
Prereq.: 1 hr. lecture; 2 hrs. lab. Techniques of coaching football; organization and administration of practice and various levels of competition.
KIN 2525 [Not Offered] Practicum in the Coaching of Individual and Team Sports (1-3 credits)
3-9 hrs. lab. May be taken for credit when sports vary.
KIN 2526 Psychology of Coaching (3 credits)
Psychological perspectives applied to the athletic situation; coaching personalities, athletic personalities, psychological injuries, motivation, mental preparation, relaxation techniques, and stereotypes in athletics.
KIN 2530 Sport in Society (3 credits)
Interdisciplinary study of sport as a mirror of society reflecting the dynamics of human social existence; emphasizes process through which individuals formulate their identity from youth to old age.
KIN 2540 Introducing Physical Education for Individuals with Disabilities (3 credits)
Principles and practices of physical activity opportunities for people with disabilities; laws affecting those with disabilities; motor abilities of individuals with disabilities; adjusting programs to suit the needs and interests of these individuals.
KIN 2577 Health and Physical Education for the Elementary School (4 credits)
3 hrs. lecture; 2 hrs. lab. Basic principles and concepts of a healthy lifestyle; nutrition, fitness, exercise; study and analysis of movement.
KIN 2600 [Not Offered] Human Sexuality (3 credits)
Historical, semantic, religious, social, medical, and comparative cultural aspects of human sexuality from childhood to senility.
KIN 2601 First Aid (1 credits)
1 hr. lecture; 1 hr. lab.
KIN 2602 [Not Offered] Methods, Materials, and Content in Health Education for the Elementary School (3 credits)
Theoretical foundations, essential content and pedagogical practices for K-8 Health Education.
KIN 2603 [Not Offered] Consumer Health (3 credits)
Major consumer health problems; selecting, purchasing, and financing health services and products.
KIN 2604 Issues in Mental Health (3 credits)
Issues in mental health; stress, depression, alienation, family violence, suicide, death and dying.
KIN 2900 Independent Study (1-3 credits)
Prereq.: Permission of instructor. May be taken for a max. of 6 sem. hrs. of credit. Reading, research or field work on selected topics.
KIN 2999 [Not Offered] Internship in Leisure, Recreation and Sport (6 credits)
Prereq.: Permission of instructor and concurrent enrollment in KIN 2900. Pass/fail grading. Credit will not be given for both this course and KIN 2502. Gaining first hand knowledge and practical hands-on experience in recreational or sport settings.

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KIN 3500 Human Anatomy Laboratory (1 credits)
Prereq.: KIN 2500 or consent of instructor. 2 hrs. lab. Computer based study. Interactive software of the human body; gross anatomy with emphasis on muscle, bone, nerve, and blood vessels.
KIN 3501 [Not Offered] Advanced Athletic Training (3 credits)
Prereq.: KIN 2503. 2 hrs. lecture; 2 hrs. lab. Advanced topics in athletic training; advanced taping techniques; emergency care protocols including spine boarding, crutch fitting; and splintings; proper use and indications of therapeutic modalities.
KIN 3502 Tests and Measurements in Kinesiology (3 credits)
2 hrs. lecture; 2 hrs. lab. Principles of measurement and evaluation in kinesiology and health; emphasis on criteria for selection and evaluation of tests and techniques of testing; analyzing and interpreting motor performance and cognitive test scores.
KIN 3505 Practicum in Athletic Training (1 credits)
Prereq.: KIN 2503. 2 hrs. clinic/practicum. May be taken for a max. of 6 sem. hrs. credit.
KIN 3507 [Not Offered] The Olympic Games : Ancient and Modern (3 credits)
Origins, growth, politicalization, and governance of the games.
KIN 3508 Organization and Administration in Athletic Training (3 credits)
Limited to students in the athletic training certification concentration. Organization and administration of an Athletic Training Program including budget, facilities, equipment, insurance, legal aspects, records, employment, personnel, and structure of the National Athletic Trainer's Association.
KIN 3509 [Not Offered] Therapeutic Exercise and Rehabilitation in Athletic Training (3 credits)
Prereq.: KIN 2505, 2506; or permission of instructor. 2 hrs. lecture; 2 hrs. lab. For students in the Athletic Training area of concentration. Basic components of designing and implementing physical rehabilitation programs; rationale use and application of therapeutic exercise techniques in injury rehabilitation.
KIN 3510 [Not Offered] Techniques and Methods of Teaching Physical Education (3 credits)
Prereq.: KIN 2504 and competency in four activities. Concurrent enrollment in KIN 3516. Education majors only. 2 hrs. lecture; 3 hrs. lab. Microteaching and field experience required. Current teaching methods and materials in physical education; teaching styles, aids, and formulation of lesson and unit plans.
KIN 3511 [Not Offered] The Physical Education Program in Elementary Schools (3 credits)
2 hrs. lecture; 2 hrs. lab/field experiences in multicultural settings. For kinesiology majors or minors. Must be taken concurrently with KIN 3516. Students must be enrolled in the College of Education. Progressively graded programs of activities.
KIN 3512 [Not Offered] Therapeutic Modalities (3 credits)
Limited to students enrolled in the athletic training area of concentration or by permission of instructor. Cognitive, psychomotor, and affective skills for therapeutic modalities in treatment of athletic injuries; topics include principles of tissue trauma, wound healing, pain mechanism, thermal modalities, mechanical modalities, and electromagnetic modalities.
KIN 3513 Introduction to Motor Learning (3 credits)
Motor skills learning principles that can be applied to instructional and rehabilitation situations; psychological and physiological characteristics that influence skill learning; behavioral changes related to the stages of skill learning; the influence of various types of practice conditions on skill learning.
KIN 3514 Biomechanical Basis of Kinesiology (3 credits)
Prereq.: MATH 1022, KIN 2500, PHYS 2001 or equivalent. Education majors only. Anatomical and mechanical analysis of human movement; emphasis on structure and function of bone and muscle, statics, dynamics, kinematics, kinetics, and projectile motion.
KIN 3515 The Physiological Basis of Activity (3 credits)
Prereq.: KIN 2500, 2504; BIOL 2160. Basic physiological concepts of the muscular, metabolic, cardiovascular, and circulorespiratory systems; behavior of each system in relation to exercise; determination of normal and abnormal physical responses to exercise; development of a philosophy of scientific inquiry.
KIN 3516 [Not Offered] Curriculum Construction in Physical Education (3 credits)
Concurrent enrollment in KIN 3510 or 3511. Education majors only. Curriculum construction and program content for elementary and secondary schools.
KIN 3517 [Not Offered] Neuromotor Control of Human Movement (3 credits)
Prereq.: KIN 2500. Muscle dynamics; sensory and motor neural pathways; subcortical reflexes; supraspinal mechanisms; behavioral issues.
KIN 3518 [Not Offered] Classroom Culture in Physical Education (3 credits)
Prereq.: KIN 2512. 2 hrs. lecture; 2 hrs. lab. Learning processes of students in the social learning environment of the physical education classroom. Focus will be on individual and group motivation, social interaction, integration of technology, and classroom management.
KIN 3519 Cadaver Prosection (1 credits)
Prereq.: KIN 2500, for Kinesiology majors or consent of instructor . Active review of human anatomical structures using cadaveric tissues.
KIN 3525 Laboratory Techniques in Exercise Physiology (1 credits)
Prereq.: credit or registration in KIN 3515. 2 hrs. lab. Laboratory sessions examining the physiological effect of different types of exercise on the functions of the human body.
KIN 3534 Scientific Basis for Exercise (3 credits)
Prereq.: KIN 3515. Two hrs. lecture; 2 hrs. lab. Historical development of chronic disease risk factors; contraindications and valid uses of exercise prescription.
KIN 3535 Exercise Testing and Prescription (3 credits)
Prereq.: KIN 3525, 3534. 2 hrs. lecture; 2 hrs. lab. For students in the fitness studies concentration. Theory and practice of fitness testing, exercise prescription, health promotion, and related concerns.
KIN 3540 [Not Offered] Mild/Moderate Impairment and Physical Activity (3 credits)
Prereq.: EDCI 2700 and KIN 2540. Substantial observation in schools required. Focus on individuals who exhibit mild/moderate developmental disabilities including intellectual disabilities; learning disabilities; behavioral disabilities; behavioral disorders; and mild/moderate physical, sensory, and health disabilities.
KIN 3541 [Not Offered] Severe Disabilities and Physical Activity (3 credits)
Prereq.: EDCI 2700 and KIN 2540. Substantial observations in schools required. Focus on individuals with severe intellectual, behavioral, physical, and sensory disabilities.
KIN 3545 [Not Offered] Individuals with Disabilities in Physical Activity Programs (3 credits)
Prereq.: EDCI 2700. Credit will not be given for both this course and KIN 2540. Not open to kinesiology majors in the health and physical education concentration. Movement skills of individuals with disabilities; curriculum implementation specified in federal and state legislation.
KIN 3602 [Not Offered] Instructor's Course in First Aid (2 credits)
1 hr. lecture; 2 hrs. lab. For persons qualifying to teach the junior and standard Red Cross courses in aid to the injured.
KIN 3603 [Not Offered] Organization of the School Health Program (3 credits)
Prereq.: KIN 1600. Organization of school health programs involving health services, healthful school living, school environment, school health administration, and evaluation of school health programs.
KIN 3604 [Not Offered] Methods of Teaching Secondary Health Education (3 credits)
Prereq.: KIN 1600. 2 hrs. lecture; 2 hrs. field experiences in multicultural settings. Structure of school health education and its relationship to official and voluntary health agencies and to professional associations; modern health resources suitable for teaching health.
KIN 3605 [Not Offered] Health and the Aging Process (3 credits)
Health conservation of human resources; emphasis on understanding attitudes and practices related to health in the aging process.
KIN 3608 Communicable and Noncommunicable Diseases (3 credits)
Etiology, prophylaxis, and control of communicable and noncommunicable diseases and impairments; cancer, diabetes, and cardiovascular, respiratory, and sexually transmitted diseases.
KIN 3609 Methods of Teaching Wellness Education (3 credits)
Prereq.: KIN 2512. 2 hrs. lecture; 2 hrs. lab. Requisite knowledge and skills for successful teaching of wellness education in K-12 settings.
KIN 3660 The Holistic Health Approach to Stress (3 credits)
Sources of stress; evaluation of stress-related diseases; techniques for promoting stress reduction; prevention of stress-related diseases.
KIN 3800 Ethical and Legal Issues in Sport (3 credits)
Introduction to basic ethical and legal principles required to successfully address managerial situations that arise in sport industry settings; ethical concepts and theories that provide the foundation for the rendering of comprehensive decisions, including but not limited to issues involving Title IX, the use of drugs, antitrust, labor, intellectual property, and religion.
KIN 3801 Sport Strategies and Planning (3 credits)
Principles and procedures involved with strategies and planning of professional and intercollegiate athletics.
KIN 3802 Program and Event Management (3 credits)
Basic concepts pertaining to the production of amateur, professional, and recreational sporting events.
KIN 3804 Financial Issues in Sport (3 credits)
Prereq.: ACCT 2000; credit will not be given for this course and FIN 3715. Application of sound financial concepts in sport management and sport operation.
KIN 3805 [Not Offered] SALES & SPON IN SPRT (3.0 credits)

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KIN 4290 [Not Offered] SPORTS ECONOMICS (3.0 credits)
KIN 4500 [Not Offered] Adapted Physical Activity Programs (3 credits)
2 hrs. lecture; 2 hrs. lab. Preparation for teaching special activities to individuals with disabilities; organization and administration of physical activity programs.
KIN 4501 Special Topics in Kinesiology (3 credits)
May be repeated for a max. of 6 sem. hrs. of credit when topics vary. For students interested in additional study in specific aspects of kinesiology.
KIN 4505 Practicum in Human Movement Science (3 credits)
Prereq.: enrollment in the College of Education; senior standing; KIN 2500, 3513, 3514. 6 hrs. lab. Pass/fail grading. May be taken for a max. of 6 sem. hrs. of credit. Observation and practice of skills, techniques, and protocols of patient care within local clinics, hospitals, skill nursing facilities, development disability centers, and private practices.
KIN 4509 [Not Offered] Sports Supplements (3 credits)
Introduction to federal regulations which enable supplements to be marketed; methods used to evaluate the benefits of supplements and processes used to analyze specific supplements used in sports.
KIN 4510 [Not Offered] Knowledge Structure Approach to Skills Analysis (3 credits)
Prereq.: physical education cohort membership or consent of instructor. Analyses of the skills and subskills of selected team, dual, and individual movement activities.
KIN 4511 TECH METH TEACH PE (3.0 credits)
KIN 4512 Lifespan Motor Development (3 credits)
Analysis of changes in motor behavior from infancy to older adulthood; current theoretical perspectives; current issues; correlates of motor development.
KIN 4513 Facilities Management (3 credits)
Preventive maintenance, facility planning, event administration, box office management, house and ground management, systems management, marketing, finance and personnel administration.
KIN 4514 [Not Offered] Quantitative Analysis of Human Movement (3 credits)
Prereq.: KIN 3514 or equivalent. Theory and application of kinematic, kinetic, and electromyographic data acquisition and analysis in the study of human movement as it relates to performing motor skills.
KIN 4515 [Not Offered] Sports Seminar (3 credits)
Trends and issues related to the development and maintenance of athletic abilities in a variety of sports.
KIN 4516 CURRICULUM CONST PE (3.0 credits)
KIN 4517 Sports Administration (3 credits)
Policies and practices in the administration of athletic programs in academic settings.
KIN 4518 GOV & POLICY IN SPRT (3.0 credits)
KIN 4519 [Not Offered] Cadaver Dissection (3 credits)
Prereq.: KIN 2500, for Kinesiology majors or consent of instructor. Active dissection of human cadavers.
KIN 4520 Psychosocial Aspects of Physical Activity (3 credits)
Prereq.: senior or graduate standing. Psychological and sociological perspectives of physical activity; theories and research related to sport and exercise behavior; and psychological factors that influence involvement and performance in physical activity settings.
KIN 4525 [Not Offered] Human Anatomy and Functional Impairment (3 credits)
Prereq.: KIN 2500, 3500, or consent of instructor. Anatomy of selected systems and the mechanisms and effects of impairment.
KIN 4526 [Not Offered] PHYSIO ENDUR TRAIN (3.0 credits)
KIN 4530 [Not Offered] ESS SPRT PERF TRAIN (3.0 credits)
KIN 4538 Practicum in Applied Fitness (6 credits)
Prereq.: KIN 3534, 3535. 12 hrs. lab. For kinesiology majors. Pass-fail grading. Practical application of exercise testing, exercise prescription, and leadership.
KIN 4540 [Not Offered] The Physical Education Curriculum for Children with Disabilities (3 credits)
Prereq.: KIN 3540 and 3541. Curriculum needs, implementation, and evaluation, using the Louisiana State Regulations and P. E. Needs Assessment.
KIN 4550 [Not Offered] Reflective Teaching in Health and Physical Education (3 credits)
Prereq.: physical education cohort membership or consent of instructor. Critical issues and pedagogical practices of the reflective teacher in health and physical education.
KIN 4571 NEUROMTR CON HUM MVT (3.0 credits)
KIN 4575 DIVRS&CULT ISS IN PA (3.0 credits)
KIN 4600 [Not Offered] The School Health Program (3 credits)
Problems involved in promoting health of school children; prevention of and protection against infectious diseases; physical inspection and examination; health instruction; provision of a wholesome environment.
KIN 4601 [Not Offered] Community Health Issues (3 credits)
Community health aspects and implications of tobacco, alcohol, drugs, venereal disease and other communicable diseases; other community health problems.
KIN 4602 [Not Offered] Community Safety Education (3 credits)
Covers all grade levels in the school health program; community programs; home, traffic, and recreational safety; emphasis on organization and administration of these programs.
KIN 4605 [Not Offered] Habituating and Addictive Drugs in Our Culture (3 credits)
Prereq.: KIN 1600 and senior or graduate standing. Harmless, harmful, useful, and useless chemical substances that affect physiological well-being and behavior or mood; interaction of psychological, sociological, and physiological components.
KIN 4606 Introduction to Health Promotion (3 credits)
Prereq.: PSYC 2000, junior standing. Recommended: PSYC 3083. Psychological and behavioral perspectives of health promotion; theories and research related to health behavior change; analysis of effective interventions designed to promote health behavior change.
KIN 4800 [Not Offered] African Americans in Sport (3 credits)
African American experiences in sport, including a survey of the history of African Americans in sport and its larger effect on African American culture in general; introduction to the historical, sociological, economic, psychological, anatomical, and physiological aspects of sport unique to African Americans.
KIN 4835 Practicum in Sport and Leisure Administration (6 credits)
Prereq.: Sport Administration majors only; students should be within two semesters of completing degree requirements or obtain permission of the department. Pass-fail grading. Practical applications of administrative techniques in a sport, leisure, or sport-related setting.
KIN 4900 Independent Study (1-3 credits)
May be taken for a max. of 6 sem. hrs. of credit. Open to advanced undergraduate or graduate students. Reading, research, and/or field work on selected topics.

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KIN 7500 Practicum in Sport Management (3,6,9 credits)
Prereq.: a minimum of 21 sem. hrs. from the sport management MS program, a letter of agreement from prospective onsite supervisor, and consent of faculty advisor. Practical application of management techniques in a sport or sport-related setting; students work in a professional capacity for 10- 30 hrs. per week during the semester under the guidance of the on-site supervisor.
KIN 7501 [Not Offered] Advanced Research Methods (3 credits)
Analysis of multivariate research methods and statistical analysis used in kinesiology research.
KIN 7502 [Not Offered] Curriculum Construction in Physical Education (3 credits)
Contemporary educational trends in curriculum theory, issues, philosophical orientation, and models derived from research and experience.
KIN 7503 [Not Offered] Dimensions of Aging (3 credits)
Focus on physical, cognitive, and emotional aspects of biological aging; role of physical activity and lifestyle issues and their interaction with chronological aging and functional ability.
KIN 7504 [Not Offered] Tests and Measurements in Kinesiology (3 credits)
Measurement theory applied to testing in educational, fitness, and other kinesiology settings.
KIN 7505 [Not Offered] Problems in Kinesiology (3 credits)
May be taken for a max. of 6 hrs. of credit when topics vary. Individual study.
KIN 7506 [Not Offered] PRACT IN PEDAGOGY (3-9 credits)
KIN 7507 [Not Offered] Historical and Philosophical Foundations of Kinesiology (3 credits)
KIN 7508 [Not Offered] Analysis of Human Movement (3 credits)
Mechanisms involved in the production of human movement and the techniques available for scientific analysis of such movement.
KIN 7510 [Not Offered] Motor Learning (3 credits)
Cognitive and motor processes influencing the learning of motor skills; emphasis on assessing learning, changes during learning, attention, augmented feedback, transfer of learning, and practice conditions, with implications for a variety of skill instruction and rehabilitation contexts.
KIN 7511 Administrative Problems in Kinesiology (3 credits)
Organization and management theory and techniques for administration of programs in educational and fitness settings.
KIN 7512 [Not Offered] Motor Control (3 credits)
Prereq.: consent of instructor. Neurophysiological and behavioral issues in control of human movement; emphasis on contrast between ecological and constructionist approaches.
KIN 7513 Seminar in Physical Education Professional Preparation (3 credits)
Issues and trends in physical education; emphasis on undergraduate and graduate professional preparation.
KIN 7514 [Not Offered] Pedagogy in Physical Education (3 credits)
Prereq.: KIN 7502 and admission to the doctoral program. Theory and research relating to systematized instruction in physical education.
KIN 7515 [Not Offered] Theories of Achievement Motivation in Physical Activity (3 credits)
Theories of achievement motivation as they apply in a variety of physical activity settings including motor skill acquisition, sport, exercise behavior, and rehabilitation.
KIN 7516 [Not Offered] ORG BEHAV & DEVT SPO (3.0 credits)
KIN 7517 Advanced Topics in Motor Control (3 credits)
Prereq.: KIN 7512 or consent of instructor. May be repeated for a max. of 6 sem. hrs. when topics vary. Selected topics linking advanced motor control topics across disciplines, medicine and research.
KIN 7518 [Not Offered] Social Issues in Sport (3 credits)
Examination of the social construction of sport and the systemic issues connected to contemporary sport.
KIN 7519 [Not Offered] FIN ISSUES IN SPORT (3.0 credits)
KIN 7520 [Not Offered] Motor Development (3 credits)
2 hrs. lecture; 2 hrs. lab. Psychomotor development of children; implications for skill learning; analyzing and planning motor development research; motor development in special children; research on youth sports; evaluation and assessment; and perceptual-motor development.
KIN 7521 [Not Offered] Laboratory Techniques in Motor Behavior (3 credits)
Prereq.: KIN 7508 or equivalent and consent of instructor. 2 hrs. lecture; 2 hrs. lab. Techniques and equipment used in motor behavior and biomechanics labs; data acquisition and processing techniques; hardware and software associated with computerized data acquisition and processing; timing equipment; force measuring instrumentation; motion analysis equipment; electromyography.
KIN 7522 [Not Offered] Physical Education for Preschool and Elementary School Children (3 credits)
Essentials for a successful movement program for children at the preschool and elementary school level; philosophy, objectives, trends, teaching methods, and materials necessary for program development.
KIN 7523 [Not Offered] Theories of Motor Skill Acquisition (3 credits)
Prereq.: KIN 7510 and 7520. For PhD students in motor learning or motor development. Issues in motor control and learning, i.e., central and peripheral mechanisms, theories of motor learning, motor programs, and short-term memory.
KIN 7524 SPORT LAW (3.0 credits)
KIN 7525 [Not Offered] Children and Sport (3 credits)
Open to graduate students from any area. Children's involvement in organized sports; understanding of the present structure of youth sports; research in child development, training, injuries, social psychology, skill acquisition, and coaching behavior; implications for children in sport.
KIN 7526 ADV TOPICS BIOMECHAN (3.0 credits)
KIN 7527 [Not Offered] Seminar: Developmental Factors in Children's Motor-Skill Learning (3 credits)
Prereq.: KIN 7510 and 7520; or equivalent. For doctoral students only. Developmental learning theory and literature; effects of developmental factors on children's motor performance and learning.
KIN 7528 [Not Offered] Sport Psychology (3 credits)
Problems of several areas of social psychology related to sport; research methodology and theories.
KIN 7530 Exercise Physiology (3 credits)
2 hrs. lecture; 2 hrs. lab. Physical, chemical, and environmental factors influencing physical performance; bioenergetics, cardiovascular and respiratory adjustments to exercise; research relevant to conditioning and physiological responses to exercise.
KIN 7531 [Not Offered] Structural and Functional Characteristics of the Developing Child (3 credits)
2 hrs. lecture; 2 hrs. lab. Structural changes of growth of prepubertal and pubertal children related to function in physical activity.
KIN 7532 [Not Offered] ADV TOP MOTOR LRNG (3.0 credits)
KIN 7533 [Not Offered] Exercise Testing in Health and Disease (3 credits)
Prereq.: KIN 7530. 1 hr. seminar; 4 hrs. lab. Theory and practicum in evaluating fitness, prescribing exercise, and planning and supervising group programs for adults.
KIN 7534 Exercise in Health and Disease (3 credits)
Contraindications and valid uses of exercise in mediating risk factors.
KIN 7535 [Not Offered] Neuromuscular Aspects of Exercise (3 credits)
Prereq.: KIN 7530. Effects of exercise on muscle cell structure and function; neuromuscular integration and neural function in exercise.
KIN 7536 [Not Offered] Cardiovascular and Respiratory Function in Exercise (3 credits)
Prereq.: KIN 7530. 2 hrs. lecture; 2 hrs. lab. Mechanics of cardiovascular and respiratory function related to exercise.
KIN 7537 [Not Offered] Exercise and Environment (3 credits)
Prereq.: KIN 7530. 2 hrs. lecture; 2 hrs. lab. Effects of environmental conditions on performance of various types of exercise.
KIN 7538 [Not Offered] Practicum in Cardiac Rehabilitation (6 credits)
Prereq.: KIN 7530, 7533, 7534, 7551. Pass-fail grading. Minimum on-site requirement is 20 hours per week. Important for exercise specialist, exercise leader, or graded exercise technician certification. Involvement in the practical application of exercise testing, exercise prescription and exercise leadership for cardiac patients.
KIN 7539 Laboratory Techniques in Exercise Physiology (3 credits)
Prereq.: KIN 7530; 1 hr. lecture, 4 hrs. lab; exercise physiology and college chemistry recommended. Laboratory techniques in exercise physiology; principles of metabolic measurement and assay procedures for quantification of dynamic changes in blood chemistry during exercise.
KIN 7540 [Not Offered] Motor Abilities of Individuals with Disabilities (3 credits)
Prereq.: KIN 4500 or 4540 or equivalent. Structure of gross and fine motor abilities of individuals with disabilities; assessment of movement skills and physical fitness for individuals with disabilities.
KIN 7541 [Not Offered] Motor Activity Programming for Individuals with Dis abilities (3 credits)
Prereq.: KIN 7540. Motor activity programs developed from empirical research studies compared to those of an intuitive basis; planning for inclusive settings; implications of federal and state regulations.
KIN 7542 [Not Offered] Program Approaches for Adapted Physical Activity (3 credits)
Prereq.: KIN 7541. Open only to doctoral students. Survey of approaches and strategies for promoting physical activity and healthy lifestyles for individuals with disabilities.
KIN 7544 [Not Offered] CURR TP SPRT MNGMT (3.0 credits)
KIN 7545 ECON ISSUES SPORTS (3.0 credits)
KIN 7546 [Not Offered] EXERCISE METABOLISM (3.0 credits)
KIN 7547 [Not Offered] STRETCH AND ATH PERF (3.0 credits)
KIN 7550 [Not Offered] Advanced Exercise Physiology (3 credits)
Prereq.: KIN 7530; 2 hrs. lecture; 2 hrs. lab; college chemistry, mathematics, physics recommended. Quantitative approach to both systematic and cellular control during exercise.
KIN 7551 [Not Offered] Exercise Electrocardiography: Principles and Practice (3 credits)
Prereq.: KIN 7530 or consent of instructor. Physiological bases, practical considerations, and rhythm identification of resting and exercise electrocardiograms.
KIN 7560 [Not Offered] Fall Practicum in Health and Physical Education (5 credits)
Prereq.: physical education cohort membership or consent of instructor. 1 hr. lecture; 8 hrs. lab. Pass-fail grading. First teaching practicum in local schools.
KIN 7561 [Not Offered] Spring Practicum in Health and Physical Education (5 credits)
Prereq.: physical education cohort membership or consent of instructor. 1 hr. lecture; 8 hrs. lab. Pass-fail grading. Second teaching practicum in local schools.
KIN 7570 [Not Offered] Critical Issues in Teaching Health and Physical Education (3 credits)
Prereq.: physical education cohort membership or consent of instructor. Critical theory and research related to pedagogical practices in health and physical education.
KIN 7574 [Not Offered] QUAL RESEARCH KIN (3.0 credits)
KIN 7575 [Not Offered] The Teacher-Res ear cher in Health and Physical Education (3 credits)
Prereq.: physical education cohort membership or consent of instructor. Analysis of teacher-researcher literature; its application to teaching health and physical education.
KIN 7580 [Not Offered] Research Project in Health and Physical Education (3 credits)
Prereq.: physical education cohort membership and completion of KIN 7560 and 7561 or consent of instructor. 2 hrs. lecture; 2 hrs. lab. Development, completion, and presentation of a research problem in teaching health and physical education that grows out of fifth-year clinical experiences and course work.
KIN 7601 [Not Offered] Changing Health Behavior (3 credits)
Motivation and determinants of health behavior; behavior change strategies designed for utilization in individual and group health education programs; promoting innovative health education programs in schools and the community.
KIN 7602 [Not Offered] SOC-ECO INFL PA&HLTH (3.0 credits)
KIN 7603 [Not Offered] STRESS MGT EMOT HLTH (3.0 credits)
KIN 7620 [Not Offered] Epidemiological Approach to Community Health (3 credits)
Prereq.: EXST 4001 or equivalent. Vital health statistics via the disease model and its determinants; community organization and program development related to ommunity health education, both qualitatively and quantitatively.
KIN 7900 Introduction to Research Methods (3 credits)
KIN 7999 [Not Offered] Seminar in Selected Topics in Kinesiology (1-3 credits)
May be taken for a max. of 6 sem. hrs. credit. Topics vary.

8000

KIN 8000 Thesis Research (1-12 per sem. credits)
"S"/"U" grading.
KIN 8900 Independent Research (1-9 credits)
May be taken for a max. of 9 sem. hrs. credit. Pass-fail grading.

9000

KIN 9000 Dissertation Research (1-12 per sem. credits)
"S"/"U" grading.