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KIN 101A  Swimming I

Semester:
Fall of every year, Spring of every year, Summer of every year
Credits:
Total Credits: 1   Lab Hours: 2
Restrictions:
A student may earn a maximum of 8 credits in all enrollments for this course if different activities or the same activities at higher levels are involved. Students are limited to a combined total of 8 credits in KIN 101-108 and KIN 111-118.
Description:
This course is designed for the beginner swimmer. Students will develop skill in water readiness activities, floating, back and prone glide, sculling, freestyle, backstroke, and elementary backstroke. Students will demonstrate knowledge of propulsion and resistance forces, correct stroke technique, and safety and emergency procedures.
Semester Alias:
PES 101A
Effective Dates:
FALL 2003 - FALL 2013


KIN 101M  Great Lakes Sailing

Semester:
Fall of every year, Spring of every year, Summer of every year
Credits:
Total Credits: 1   Lab Hours: 2
Restrictions:
A student may earn a maximum of 8 credits in all enrollments for this course if different activities or the same activities at higher levels are involved. Students are limited to a combined total of 8 credits in KIN 101-108 and KIN 111-118.
Description:
This course is a basic sailing class consisting of 15 hours on campus and 13 hours arranged on a boat in Muskegon, MI.
Semester Alias:
PES 101M
Effective Dates:
FALL 2003 - FALL 2013


KIN 102A  Judo I

Semester:
Fall of every year, Spring of every year, Summer of every year
Credits:
Total Credits: 1   Lab Hours: 2
Restrictions:
A student may earn a maximum of 8 credits in all enrollments for this course if different activities or the same activities at higher levels are involved. Students are limited to a combined total 8 credits in KIN 101-108 and KIN 111-118.
Description:
This course is designed to introduce students to the sport of Judo. Students will learn and perform basic skills including falling, throwing, hold-down, and submission hold. Students will also learn the competition rules of Judo.
Semester Alias:
PES 102A
Effective Dates:
FALL 2003 - FALL 2013


KIN 102C  Karate I

Semester:
Fall of every year, Spring of every year, Summer of every year
Credits:
Total Credits: 1   Lab Hours: 2
Restrictions:
A student may earn a maximum of 8 credits in all enrollments for this course if different activities or the same activities at higher levels are involved. Students are limited to a combined total of 8 credits in KIN 101-108 and KIN 111-118.
Description:
This course is designed to introduce the student to the sport of Karate. The students will learn and perform the basic skills of kick, strike, block, stance and footwork. Students will also learn self defense, one-step and sparring techniques.
Semester Alias:
PES 102C
Effective Dates:
FALL 2003 - FALL 2013


KIN 102E  Hopkido (Aikido)

Description:
This course is designed to introduce the student to the art and sport of Hopkido. Hopkido is a form of the movement arts that emphasizes force redirection and control. Through the study and training of Hopkido students will learn the Ki/GI principles (denotes spirit, ether, essence and spiritual entity).
Effective Dates:
FALL 2003 - SUMMER 2004


KIN 102F  Kendo (Kumdo)

Description:
Kendo is an art in Japanese swordmanship. It is different from one-handed western fencing in that the person uses both hands to hold the weapon. This course will focus on the basic skills as well as historic background and philosophical understanding of the sport.
Effective Dates:
FALL 2003 - SUMMER 2004


KIN 102G  Foil Fencing I

Description:
Foil fencing is a sport of defense using a weapon called a foil. The objective is to touch the torso of our opponent with the tip of the weapon to score a pint. The opponent must try to prevent this movement. Fencing skills with emphasis on their carry-over values and as a source of healthful exercise.
Effective Dates:
FALL 2003 - SUMMER 2004


KIN 102K  Tae Kwon Do I

Semester:
Fall of every year, Spring of every year, Summer of every year
Credits:
Total Credits: 1   Lab Hours: 2
Restrictions:
A student may earn a maximum of 8 credits in all enrollments for this course if different activities or the same activities at higher levels are involved. Students are limited to a combined total of 8 credits in KIN 101-108 and KIN 111-118.
Description:
This course will explore skill and knowledge development in the art of Taekwondo.
Semester Alias:
KIN 102I
Effective Dates:
FALL 2003 - FALL 2013


KIN 103A  Aerobic Exercise I

Semester:
Fall of every year, Spring of every year, Summer of every year
Credits:
Total Credits: 1   Lab Hours: 2
Restrictions:
A student may earn a maximum of 8 credits in all enrollments for this course if different activities or the same activities at higher levels are involved. Students are limited to a combined total of 8 credits in KIN 101-108 and KIN 111-118.
Description:
This course is designed for beginner and intermediate aerobic students. Its purpose is to introduce theoretical and practical principles of stretching, toning, and aerobic activity that progressively improve cardiovascular strength and endurance, flexibility, co-ordination and body image.
Semester Alias:
PES 103A
Effective Dates:
FALL 2003 - FALL 2013


KIN 103C  Aerobic Exercise, Low Impact

Semester:
Fall of every year, Spring of every year, Summer of every year
Credits:
Total Credits: 1   Lab Hours: 2
Restrictions:
A student may earn a maximum of 8 credits in all enrollments for this course if different activities or the same activities at higher levels are involved. Students are limited to a combined total of 8 credits in KIN 101-108 and KIN 111-118.
Description:
This course is designed for students who do not wish to participate in high impact aerobic. Its purpose is to introduce theoretical and practical principles of stretching, toning, and aerobic activity that progressively improve cardiovascular strength and endurance, flexibility, co-ordination and body image.
Semester Alias:
PES 103C
Effective Dates:
FALL 2003 - FALL 2013


KIN 103D  General Conditioning I

Semester:
Fall of every year, Spring of every year, Summer of every year
Credits:
Total Credits: 1   Lab Hours: 2
Restrictions:
A student may earn a maximum of 8 credits in all enrollments for this course if different activities or the same activities at higher levels are involved. Students are limited to a combined total of 8 credits in KIN 101-108 and KIN 111-118.
Description:
This course is designed to provide students with a background in physical fitness, exercise, and health principles and practices. These principles will be applied to personal exercise and health programs through activities such as target heart rate monitoring, body measurements, posture analysis, and energy intake and expenditure assessments. The course includes lectures, demonstrations and active student participation in vigorous exercise activities.
Semester Alias:
PES 103D
Effective Dates:
FALL 2003 - FALL 2013


KIN 103G  Power Walking

Semester:
Fall of every year, Spring of every year, Summer of every year
Credits:
Total Credits: 1   Lab Hours: 2
Restrictions:
A student may earn a maximum of 8 credits in all enrollments for this course if different activities or the same activities at higher levels are involved. Students are limited to a combined total of 8 credits in KIN 101-108 and KIN 111-118.
Description:
This course is designed to provide students with basic knowledge of physical fitness and healthy lifestyle principles. Power walking is a program that includes muscular strength and endurance, flexibility, cardiovascular endurance, and total body health.
Semester Alias:
PES 103G
Effective Dates:
FALL 2003 - FALL 2013


KIN 103R  Weight Training I

Semester:
Fall of every year, Spring of every year, Summer of every year
Credits:
Total Credits: 1   Lab Hours: 2
Restrictions:
A student may earn a maximum of 8 credits in all enrollments for this course if different activities or the same activities at higher levels are involved. Students are limited to a combined total of 8 credits in KIN 101-108 and KIN 111-118.
Description:
This course is designed to teach basic level weight training principles, basic anatomy, and diet and nutrition. All components are designed to enhance muscular strength, endurance and flexibility. This course includes lectures, demonstrations, and active student participation.
Semester Alias:
KIN 103I
Effective Dates:
FALL 2003 - FALL 2013


KIN 104A  Ballet

Description:
Ballet is a graceful and detailed form of dance devised by French royalty. It emphasizes an elongated spin which facilitates extensive and virtuosi use of the arms and legs in movements of varied tempo. Students will be introduced to many classical ballet dance techniques and creative movement opportunities. The development and history of ballet will also be included.
Effective Dates:
FALL 2003 - SUMMER 2004


KIN 104B  Modern Dance

Description:
Modern dance was developed in the early part of the twentieth century. It emphasizes full and expressive use of the torso, arms, legs, and head within both choreographed and improvisational movement sequences. As a dance form it explores a broad range of movement tempos and qualities. In this course students explore creative movement ideas and review the historical developments of modern dance. Students will learn basic modern dance techniques and choreography. Individual and group creative movement projects will be shared.
Effective Dates:
FALL 2003 - SUMMER 2004


KIN 104C  Jazz Dance

Description:
Jazz dance is a highly rhythmical form of dance emphasizing dynamic and sensuous use of torso, arms, legs, hips, and head. It has its roots in jazz music of varied tempo. Students will learn a variety of jazz techniques. Also, knowledge of the origin, history and choreography will be offered. Individual and group creative projects will be designed and shared.
Effective Dates:
FALL 2003 - SUMMER 2004


KIN 104D  Social Dance

Semester:
Fall of every year, Spring of every year, Summer of every year
Credits:
Total Credits: 1   Lab Hours: 2
Restrictions:
A student may earn a maximum of 8 credits in all enrollments for this course if different activities or the same activities at higher levels are involved. Students are limited to a combined total of 8 credits in KIN 101-108 and KIN 111-118.
Description:
An extensive course including Dance Walk, Fox Trot, Waltz, Tango, Rhumba, Cha Cha, Jitterbug, Polka and other contemporary dances. Included will be social dance history, patterns, rhythms, styles and etiquette.
Semester Alias:
PES 104D
Effective Dates:
FALL 2003 - SUMMER 2008


KIN 104E  Latin Dance

Description:
This course will explore beginning aspects of Latin Dance.
Effective Dates:
FALL 2003 - SUMMER 2004


KIN 104F  Country Dance

Semester:
Fall of every year, Spring of every year, Summer of every year
Credits:
Total Credits: 1   Lab Hours: 2
Restrictions:
A student may earn a maximum of 8 credits in all enrollments for this course if different activities or the same activities at higher levels are involved. Students are limited to a combined total of 8 credits in KIN 101-108 and KIN 111-118.
Description:
Country dance involves people moving together to music and enjoying the group or partner as well as the rhythmic movement. Students will learn the two-step, whip/rodeo swing, basic east coast swing, various line dances, and various couples dances.
Semester Alias:
PES 104F
Effective Dates:
FALL 2003 - SUMMER 2006


KIN 104G  Folk Dance

Semester:
Fall of every year, Spring of every year, Summer of every year
Credits:
Total Credits: 1   Lab Hours: 2
Restrictions:
A student may earn a maximum of 8 credits in all enrollments for this course if different activities or the same activities at higher levels are involved. Students are limited to a combined total of 8 credits in KIN 101-108 and KIN 111-118.
Description:
This course will explore beginning aspects of Folk Dance.
Effective Dates:
FALL 2003 - SUMMER 2008


KIN 105A  Apparatus

Description:
Students will learn basic skills and routines on official apparatus events. The events include vault, beam, uneven bars, high bars, parallel bars, rings, and pommel horse. Performance improvement and spotting techniques will be emphasized.
Effective Dates:
FALL 2003 - SUMMER 2004


KIN 105B  Gymnastics I

Semester:
Fall of every year, Spring of every year, Summer of every year
Credits:
Total Credits: 1   Lab Hours: 2
Restrictions:
A student may earn a maximum of 8 credits in all enrollments for this course if different activities or the same activities at higher levels are involved. Students are limited to a combined total of 8 credits in KIN 101-108 and KIN 111-118.
Description:
This course is designed as a basic introduction to all aspects of gymnastics including apparatus and tumbling/floor exercises. Students learn to perform routines in the vaults, balance beam, parallel bars, rings, pommel horse, and floor. Simple body mechanics and skill progression and analysis will also be included. Students will also learn proper warm-up and cool-down, and spotting techniques.
Semester Alias:
PES 105B
Effective Dates:
FALL 2003 - FALL 2013


KIN 105D  Tumbling and Floor Exercise I

Semester:
Fall of every year, Spring of every year, Summer of every year
Credits:
Total Credits: 1   Lab Hours: 2
Restrictions:
A student may earn a maximum of 8 credits in all enrollments for this course if different activities or the same activities at higher levels are involved. Students are limited to a combined total of 8 credits in KIN 101-108 and KIN 111-118.
Description:
Tumbling and floor exercises refers to the performance of a routine on a large mat. Students learn basic skills and develop agility, balance, strength, and flexibility. Students also learn correct body preparation, spotting techniques, and mechanical principles gymnastics. Skill progression and analysis are emphasized.
Semester Alias:
PES 105D
Effective Dates:
FALL 2003 - FALL 2013


KIN 106A  Bicycle Touring

Semester:
Fall of every year, Spring of every year, Summer of every year
Credits:
Total Credits: 1   Lab Hours: 2
Restrictions:
A student may earn a maximum of 8 credits in all enrollments for this course if different activities or the same activities at higher levels are involved. Students are limited to a combined total of 8 credits in KIN 101-108 and KIN 111-118.
Description:
This course is an introduction to the bicycle as a form or recreation, and cycling as a form of exercise. To maximize the pleasure of bicycling, safety awareness, cycling etiquette, bicycle maintenance and training components will be covered. Other topics include the discussion of health benefits of cycling such as cardiovascular endurance, muscular strength and endurance, flexibility, and cycling as a life-long form of exercise.
Semester Alias:
PES 106A
Effective Dates:
FALL 2003 - SUMMER 2008


KIN 106B  Billiards

Semester:
Fall of every year, Spring of every year, Summer of every year
Credits:
Total Credits: 1   Lab Hours: 2
Restrictions:
A student may earn a maximum of 8 credits in all enrollments for this course if different activities or the same activities at higher levels are involved. Students are limited to a combined total of 8 credits in KIN 101-108 and KIN 111-118.
Description:
This course is designed to teach students the basic skills and techniques, including drawing, following, english, bridge and bank shots, used in pocket billiards. The terminology, rules, and strategies of billiard games such as 8-ball, 9-ball, and cut throat will also be covered.
Semester Alias:
PES 106B
Effective Dates:
FALL 2003 - SUMMER 2008


KIN 106C  Bowling I

Semester:
Fall of every year, Spring of every year, Summer of every year
Credits:
Total Credits: 1   Lab Hours: 2
Restrictions:
A student may earn a maximum of 8 credits in all enrollments for this course if different activities or the same activities at higher levels are involved. Students are limited to a combined total of 8 credits in KIN 101-108 and KIN 111-118.
Description:
This course is designed to help students acquire the fundamental skills of bowling including form and technique. Students will also learn the terminology, rules, strategies and scoring procedures. The course involves lectures, demonstration, and practice time.
Semester Alias:
PES 106C
Effective Dates:
FALL 2003 - FALL 2013


KIN 106E  Golf I

Semester:
Fall of every year, Spring of every year, Summer of every year
Credits:
Total Credits: 1   Lab Hours: 2
Restrictions:
A student may earn a maximum of 8 credits in all enrollments for this course if different activities or the same activities at higher levels are involved. Students are limited to a combined total of 8 credits in KIN 101-108 and KIN 111-118.
Description:
This class is designed to introduce the beginning golf student to the rules and etiquette of the game, basic swing fundamentals, and proper equipment selection. The course includes lectures, demonstrations, participation, and examinations.
Semester Alias:
PES 106E
Effective Dates:
FALL 2003 - FALL 2013


KIN 106G  Horsemanship I

Semester:
Fall of every year, Spring of every year, Summer of every year
Credits:
Total Credits: 1   Lab Hours: 2
Restrictions:
A student may earn a maximum of 8 credits in all enrollments for this course if different activities or the same activities at higher levels are involved. Students are limited to a combined total of 8 credits in KIN 101-108 and KIN 111-118.
Description:
This class will explore beginning aspects of horsemanship.
Semester Alias:
PES 106G
Effective Dates:
FALL 2003 - FALL 2013


KIN 106K  Roller Skating

Description:
This class will explore beginning aspects of roller skating.
Effective Dates:
FALL 2003 - SUMMER 2004


KIN 106M  Tai Chi

Description:
Tai Chi is an activity that emphasizes human body movement through smooth circular motions in Eastern metaphors and meditation. This course is designed to help students understand the roles and characteristics of Tai Chi. Strength, flexibility and balance are developed through the learning of basic skills and sets of Tai Chi.
Effective Dates:
FALL 2003 - SUMMER 2009


KIN 106N  Track and Field

Semester:
Fall of every year, Spring of every year, Summer of every year
Credits:
Total Credits: 1   Lab Hours: 2
Restrictions:
A student may earn a maximum of 8 credits in all enrollments for this course if different activities or the same activities at higher levels are involved. Students are limited to a combined total of 8 credits in KIN 101-108 and KIN 111-118.
Description:
This course is designed to introduce the students to track and field events that include running, hurdling, jumping, and throwing. Instruction in short, middle and long distance running, relay exchanges, hurdling, high jump, long jump, discus and shot put will be presented. This course emphasizes the basic fundamentals, techniques, and rules of track and field. Cardiovascular endurance, muscular strength and endurance and skill development will also be emphasized.
Semester Alias:
PES 106N
Effective Dates:
FALL 2003 - FALL 2013


KIN 106R  Fly Fishing

Description:
This class will explore the beginning aspects of fly fishing.
Effective Dates:
FALL 2003 - SUMMER 2004


KIN 106T  Backpacking

Description:
This class will explore the beginning aspects of backpacking.
Effective Dates:
FALL 2003 - SUMMER 2004


KIN 106U  Ice Skating I

Semester:
Fall of every year, Spring of every year, Summer of every year
Credits:
Total Credits: 1   Lab Hours: 2
Restrictions:
A student may earn a maximum of 8 credits in all enrollments for this course if different activities or the same activities at higher levels are involved. Students are limited to a combined total of 8 credits in KIN 101-108 and KIN 111-118.
Description:
This course is designed to introduce students to fundamental skating skills and how these skills are integrated into different divisions of figure skating.
Semester Alias:
KIN 106I
Effective Dates:
FALL 2003 - FALL 2013


KIN 106V  Self Defense

Semester:
Fall of every year, Spring of every year, Summer of every year
Credits:
Total Credits: 1   Lab Hours: 2
Restrictions:
A student may earn a maximum of 8 credits in all enrollments for this course if different activities or the same activities at higher levels are involved. Students are limited to a combined total of 8 credits in KIN 101-108 and KIN 111-118.
Description:
This course is intended to increase students awareness and understanding of sexual assault. Focus will be placed on defense against sexual violence that is most often directed towards women, and increasingly men, in our culture. Techniques for diffusing or avoiding potentially dangerous situations will be examined. Such techniques include verbal, nonverbal, physical and psychological responses. Physical self-defense skills include evasions, blocks, counterattacks and other defenses against common attacks. The concept of unlearning “victim-like” thinking and behaviors will also be examined. The course will entail lecture, discussion, and participation.
Semester Alias:
KIN 106L
Effective Dates:
FALL 2003 - FALL 2013


KIN 106W  Yoga

Semester:
Fall of every year, Spring of every year, Summer of every year
Credits:
Total Credits: 1   Lab Hours: 2
Restrictions:
A student may earn a maximum of 8 credits in all enrollments for this course if different activities or the same activities at higher levels are involved. Students are limited to a combined total of 8 credits in KIN 101-108 and KIN 111-118.
Description:
This course will explore the beginning aspects of Yoga.
Semester Alias:
KIN 106O
Effective Dates:
FALL 2003 - FALL 2013


KIN 106X  In-Line Skating

Semester:
Fall of every year, Spring of every year, Summer of every year
Credits:
Total Credits: 1   Lab Hours: 2
Restrictions:
A student may earn a maximum of 8 credits in all enrollments for this course if different activities or the same activities at higher levels are involved. Students are limited to a combined total of 8 credits in KIN 101-108 and KIN 111-118.
Description:
This course will cover beginning, intermediate and advanced skills, safety, skate maintenance and various in-line sports.
Semester Alias:
KIN 106Q
Effective Dates:
FALL 2003 - SUMMER 2011


KIN 107A  Badminton

Description:
This class will cover the beginning aspects of badminton.
Effective Dates:
FALL 2003 - SUMMER 2004


KIN 107B  Racquetball I

Semester:
Fall of every year, Spring of every year, Summer of every year
Credits:
Total Credits: 1   Lab Hours: 2
Restrictions:
A student may earn a maximum of 8 credits in all enrollments for this course if different activities or the same activities at higher levels are involved. Students are limited to a combined total of 8 credits in KIN 101-108 and KIN 111-118.
Description:
Racquetball is a vigorous racquet game played on an enclosed four-wall court with two, three, or four players. Students will learn the fundamental skills including forehand, backhand, and serve. The students will also learn basic rules, strategies, and scoring.
Semester Alias:
PES 107B
Effective Dates:
FALL 2003 - FALL 2013


KIN 107D  Table Tennis

Description:
This class will cover the beginning aspects of table tennis.
Effective Dates:
FALL 2003 - SUMMER 2004


KIN 107E  Tennis I

Semester:
Fall of every year, Spring of every year, Summer of every year
Credits:
Total Credits: 1   Lab Hours: 2
Restrictions:
A student may earn a maximum of 8 credits in all enrollments for this course if different activities or the same activities at higher levels are involved. Students are limited to a combined total of 8 credits in KIN 101-108 and KIN 111-118.
Description:
Tennis is a racquet sport that is played on a hard surface court which is divided in half by a three foot high net. The course will introduce students to the basic strokes, footwork, and court positions to play singles and doubles. Rules, scoring and game etiquette will also be included.
Semester Alias:
PES 107E
Effective Dates:
FALL 2003 - FALL 2013


KIN 108A  Basketball I

Semester:
Fall of every year, Spring of every year, Summer of every year
Credits:
Total Credits: 1   Lab Hours: 2
Restrictions:
A student may earn a maximum of 8 credits in all enrollments for this course if different activities or the same activities at higher levels are involved. Students are limited to a combined total of 8 credits in KIN 101-108 and KIN 111-118.
Description:
Basketball combines skill drills, half court scrimmages, and full court games to improve basic skills, game play, and endurance. Students will learn basic skills, rules, and basic defensive and offensive strategies.
Semester Alias:
PES 108A
Effective Dates:
FALL 2003 - FALL 2013


KIN 108C  Ice Hockey I

Semester:
Fall of every year, Spring of every year, Summer of every year
Credits:
Total Credits: 1   Lab Hours: 2
Restrictions:
A student may earn a maximum of 8 credits in all enrollments for this course if different activities or the same activities at higher levels are involved. Students are limited to a combined total of 8 credits in KIN 101-108 and KIN 111-118.
Description:
This course will cover elementary hockey concepts, skills and strategies.
Semester Alias:
PES 108C
Effective Dates:
FALL 2003 - FALL 2013


KIN 108E  Lacrosse

Description:
Lacrosse is a ball game played by two teams on a field using sticks to contact the ball. Students will learn basic skills, offensive and defensive strategies, rules and scoring. Students will engage in skill drills and scrimmage.
Effective Dates:
FALL 2003 - SUMMER 2004


KIN 108F  Soccer I

Semester:
Fall of every year, Spring of every year, Summer of every year
Credits:
Total Credits: 1   Lab Hours: 2
Restrictions:
A student may earn a maximum of 8 credits in all enrollments for this course if different activities or the same activities at higher levels are involved. Students are limited to a combined total of 8 credits in KIN 101-108 and KIN 111-118.
Description:
Soccer is a team sport that utilizes a field with goals set at each end of the field. Ball contact may be made by the foot, body, and head. Students will learn the fundamental skills and tactics of outdoor soccer. Rules, scoring, and offensive and defensive strategies will be emphasized.
Semester Alias:
PES 108F
Effective Dates:
FALL 2003 - FALL 2013


KIN 108H  Soccer, Indoor

Description:
Students will learn basic technical and tactical soccer skills specific to the indoor soccer arena. These skills will be presented through lectures, demonstrations, drills, and game play.
Effective Dates:
FALL 2003 - SUMMER 2004


KIN 108K  Volleyball I

Semester:
Fall of every year, Spring of every year, Summer of every year
Credits:
Total Credits: 1   Lab Hours: 2
Restrictions:
A student may earn a maximum of 8 credits in all enrollments for this course if different activities or the same activities at higher levels are involved. Students are limited to a combined total of 8 credits in KIN 101-108 and KIN 111-118.
Description:
Students will learn the fundamental kills, rules and strategies of the game. The class involves lectures, demonstrations, drills, and game play.
Semester Alias:
PES 108K
Effective Dates:
FALL 2003 - FALL 2013


KIN 108M  Roller Hockey

Description:
This course will explore the beginning aspects of Roller Hockey.
Effective Dates:
FALL 2003 - SUMMER 2004


KIN 108N  Rugby

Semester:
Fall of every year, Spring of every year, Summer of every year
Credits:
Total Credits: 1   Lab Hours: 2
Restrictions:
A student may earn a maximum of 8 credits in all enrollments for this course if different activities or the same activities at higher levels are involved. Students are limited to a combined total of 8 credits in KIN 101-108 and KIN 111-118.
Description:
This course will explore the beginning aspects of Rugby.
Semester Alias:
PES 108N
Effective Dates:
FALL 2003 - SUMMER 2005


KIN 108P  Softball I

Semester:
Fall of every year, Spring of every year, Summer of every year
Credits:
Total Credits: 1   Lab Hours: 2
Restrictions:
A student may earn a maximum of 8 credits in all enrollments for this course if different activities or the same activities at higher levels are involved. Students are limited to a combined total of 8 credits in KIN 101-108 and KIN 111-118.
Description:
Softball is played on an outdoor field with a softball and bat. Students will learn basic skills of throwing, fielding, hitting, and base running. Students will also learn rules, offensive and defensive strategies, and score keeping.
Semester Alias:
KIN 108I
Effective Dates:
FALL 2003 - FALL 2013


KIN 109  Sports Officiating

Semester:
Fall of every year, Spring of every year, Summer of every year
Credits:
Total Credits: 1   Lecture/Recitation/Discussion Hours: 1   Lab Hours: 1
Reenrollment Information:
A student may earn a maximum of 4 credits in all enrollments for this course.
Description:
Skill and knowledge development in sports officiating, refereeing, or umpiring activities. Separate course sections in sports such as baseball, volleyball, basketball, ice hockey, soccer and softball.
Effective Dates:
FALL 2003 - SUMMER 2006


KIN 111A  Swimming II

Semester:
Fall of every year, Spring of every year, Summer of every year
Credits:
Total Credits: 1   Lab Hours: 2
Restrictions:
A student may earn a maximum of 8 credits in all enrollments for this course if different activities or the same activities at higher levels are involved. Students are limited to a combined total of 8 credits in KIN 101-108 and KIN 111-118.
Description:
This course is designed for the intermediate swimmer to refine swimming skills, learn new strokes, increase swimming fitness levels, and learn basic water safety and rescue techniques. Stroke and skill emphasis will be placed on sculling, freestyle, backstroke, breaststroke, elementary backstroke, diving, and flip turns. Students will demonstrate knowledge of propulsion and resistance forces, correct stroke technique, and safety and emergency procedures. Swimming I or equivalent skills are recommended.
Semester Alias:
KIN 101B
Effective Dates:
FALL 2003 - FALL 2013


KIN 111B  Swimming III

Semester:
Fall of every year, Spring of every year, Summer of every year
Credits:
Total Credits: 1   Lab Hours: 2
Restrictions:
A student may earn a maximum of 8 credits in all enrollments for this course if different activities or the same activities at higher levels are involved. Students are limited to a combined total of 8 credits in KIN 101-108 and KIN 111-118.
Description:
This course is designed for the advanced swimmer to refine swimming skills, learn new strokes, increase swimming fitness levels, and learn basic water safety and rescue techniques. Students will learn, develop and refine skills in sculling, freestyle, backstroke, breaststroke, butterfly, and sidestroke, as well as dives and turns. Students will demonstrate knowledge of propulsion and resistance forces, correct stoke technique and safety and emergency procedures. Swimming II or equivalent skills are recommended.
Semester Alias:
KIN 101C
Effective Dates:
FALL 2003 - FALL 2013


KIN 111C  Diving

Semester:
Fall of every year, Spring of every year, Summer of every year
Credits:
Total Credits: 1   Lab Hours: 2
Restrictions:
A student may earn a maximum of 8 credits in all enrollments for this course if different activities or the same activities at higher levels are involved. Students are limited to a combined total of 8 credits in KIN 101-108 and KIN 111-118.
Description:
Skill and knowledge development in advanced water-related activities.
Semester Alias:
KIN 101D
Effective Dates:
FALL 2003 - SUMMER 2008


KIN 111D  Emergency Water Safety

Semester:
Fall of every year, Spring of every year, Summer of every year
Credits:
Total Credits: 1   Lab Hours: 2
Restrictions:
A student may earn a maximum of 8 credits in all enrollments for this course if different activities or the same activities at higher levels are involved. Students are limited to a combined total of 8 credits in KIN 101-108 and KIN 111-118.
Description:
Skill and knowledge development in advanced water-related activities.
Semester Alias:
KIN 101E
Effective Dates:
FALL 2003 - SUMMER 2008


KIN 111E  Lifeguard Training

Semester:
Fall of every year, Spring of every year, Summer of every year
Credits:
Total Credits: 1   Lab Hours: 2
Restrictions:
A student may earn a maximum of 8 credits in all enrollments for this course if different activities or the same activities at higher levels are involved. Students are limited to a combined total of 8 credits in KIN 101-108 and KIN 111-118.
Description:
Skill and knowledge development in advanced water-related activities.
Semester Alias:
KIN 101F
Effective Dates:
FALL 2003 - SUMMER 2008


KIN 111G  SCUBA Diving II

Semester:
Fall of every year, Spring of every year, Summer of every year
Credits:
Total Credits: 1   Lab Hours: 2
Restrictions:
A student may earn a maximum of 8 credits in all enrollments for this course if different activities or the same activities at higher levels are involved. Students are limited to a combined total of 8 credits in KIN 101-108 and KIN 111-118.
Description:
This advanced scuba course explores advanced scuba skills. Scuba I or equivalent skills are recommended
Semester Alias:
KIN 101H
Effective Dates:
FALL 2003 - FALL 2013


KIN 111H  Synchronized Swimming

Description:
Skill and knowledge development in advanced water-related activities.
Effective Dates:
FALL 2003 - SUMMER 2004


KIN 111K  Water Polo

Semester:
Fall of every year, Spring of every year, Summer of every year
Credits:
Total Credits: 1   Lab Hours: 2
Restrictions:
A student may earn a maximum of 8 credits in all enrollments for this course if different activities or the same activities at higher levels are involved. Students are limited to a combined total of 8 credits in KIN 101-108 and KIN 111-118.
Description:
Skill and knowledge development in advanced water-related activities.
Semester Alias:
KIN 101J
Effective Dates:
FALL 2003 - SUMMER 2010


KIN 111M  Windsurfing

Semester:
Fall of every year, Spring of every year, Summer of every year
Credits:
Total Credits: 1   Lab Hours: 2
Restrictions:
A student may earn a maximum of 8 credits in all enrollments for this course if different activities or the same activities at higher levels are involved. Students are limited to a combined total of 8 credits in KIN 101-108 and KIN 111-118.
Description:
Skill and knowledge development in advanced water-related activities.
Semester Alias:
KIN 101K
Effective Dates:
FALL 2003 - SUMMER 2008


KIN 111P  Canoeing

Semester:
Fall of every year, Spring of every year, Summer of every year
Credits:
Total Credits: 1   Lab Hours: 2
Restrictions:
A student may earn a maximum of 8 credits in all enrollments for this course if different activities or the same activities at higher levels are involved. Students are limited to a combined total of 8 credits in KIN 101-108 and KIN 111-118.
Description:
Skill and knowledge development in advanced water-related activities.
Semester Alias:
KIN 101N
Effective Dates:
FALL 2003 - SUMMER 2008


KIN 111R  Windsurfing II

Semester:
Fall of every year, Spring of every year, Summer of every year
Credits:
Total Credits: 1   Lab Hours: 2
Restrictions:
A student may earn a maximum of 8 credits in all enrollments for this course if different activities or the same activities at higher levels are involved. Students are limited to a combined total of 8 credits in KIN 101-108 and KIN 111-118.
Description:
Skill and knowledge development in advanced water-related activities.
Semester Alias:
KIN 101O
Effective Dates:
FALL 2003 - SUMMER 2008


KIN 111S  Sailing II

Semester:
Fall of every year, Spring of every year, Summer of every year
Credits:
Total Credits: 1   Lab Hours: 2
Restrictions:
A student may earn a maximum of 8 credits in all enrollments for this course if different activities or the same activities at higher levels are involved. Students are limited to a combined total of 8 credits in KIN 101-108 and KIN 111-118.
Description:
Skill and knowledge development in advanced water-related activities.
Semester Alias:
KIN 101P
Effective Dates:
FALL 2003 - SUMMER 2008


KIN 111T  Yacht Racing

Semester:
Fall of every year, Spring of every year, Summer of every year
Credits:
Total Credits: 1   Lab Hours: 2
Restrictions:
A student may earn a maximum of 8 credits in all enrollments for this course if different activities or the same activities at higher levels are involved. Students are limited to a combined total of 8 credits in KIN 101-108 and KIN 111-118.
Description:
Skill and knowledge development in advanced water-related activities.
Semester Alias:
KIN 101Q
Effective Dates:
FALL 2003 - SUMMER 2008


KIN 111U  SCUBA Open Water Certification

Semester:
Fall of every year, Spring of every year, Summer of every year
Credits:
Total Credits: 1   Lab Hours: 2
Restrictions:
A student may earn a maximum of 8 credits in all enrollments for this course if different activities or the same activities at higher levels are involved. Students are limited to a combined total of 8 credits in KIN 101-108 and KIN 111-118.
Description:
Advance Skill and knowledge development in advanced water-related activities.
Semester Alias:
KIN 101R
Effective Dates:
FALL 2003 - FALL 2013


KIN 111V  Rowing

Semester:
Fall of every year, Spring of every year, Summer of every year
Credits:
Total Credits: 1   Lab Hours: 2
Restrictions:
A student may earn a maximum of 8 credits in all enrollments for this course if different activities or the same activities at higher levels are involved. Students are limited to a combined total of 8 credits in KIN 101-108 and KIN 111-118.
Description:
Skill and knowledge development in advanced water-related activities. Separate course sections in advanced swimming, lifeguard training, sailing, and scuba diving.
Semester Alias:
KIN 101S
Effective Dates:
FALL 2003 - SUMMER 2008


KIN 112A  Judo II

Semester:
Fall of every year, Spring of every year, Summer of every year
Credits:
Total Credits: 1   Lab Hours: 2
Restrictions:
A student may earn a maximum of 8 credits in all enrollments for this course if different activities or the same activities at higher levels are involved. Students are limited to a combined total of 8 credits in KIN 101-108 and KIN 111-118.
Description:
This course is designed for the experienced Judo student. Advanced Judo sport skills that involve actual contest, Rondori, and contest strategies will be emphasized in order to assist the students in attaining a higher level of proficiency in Judo. Judo I or equivalent skills are recommended.
Semester Alias:
KIN 102B
Effective Dates:
FALL 2003 - FALL 2013


KIN 112B  Karate II

Semester:
Fall of every year, Spring of every year, Summer of every year
Credits:
Total Credits: 1   Lab Hours: 2
Restrictions:
A student may earn a maximum of 8 credits in all enrollments for this course if different activities or the same activities at higher levels are involved. Students are limited to a combined total of 8 credits in KIN 101-108 and KIN 111-118.
Description:
This course is designed for the experienced Karate student. Advanced Karate skills that involve actual contest and contest strategies will be emphasized in order to assist the students in attaining a higher level of proficiency in Karate. Karate I or equivalent skills are recommended.
Semester Alias:
KIN 102D
Effective Dates:
FALL 2003 - FALL 2013


KIN 112C  Foil Fencing II

Semester:
Fall of every year, Spring of every year, Summer of every year
Credits:
Total Credits: 1   Lab Hours: 2
Restrictions:
A student may earn a maximum of 8 credits in all enrollments for this course if different activities or the same activities at higher levels are involved. Students are limited to a combined total of 8 credits in KIN 101-108 and KIN 111-118.
Description:
Foil fencing is a sport of defense using a weapon called a foil. The objective is to touch the torso of our opponent with the tip of the weapon to score a pint. The opponent must try to prevent this movement. Foil Fencing I or equivalent skills are recommended.
Semester Alias:
KIN 102H
Effective Dates:
FALL 2003 - SUMMER 2008


KIN 112D  Tae Kwon Do II

Semester:
Fall of every year, Spring of every year, Summer of every year
Credits:
Total Credits: 1   Lab Hours: 2
Restrictions:
A student may earn a maximum of 8 credits in all enrollments for this course if different activities or the same activities at higher levels are involved. Students are limited to a combined total of 8 credits in KIN 101-108 and KIN 111-118.
Description:
Taekwondo I or equivalent skills are recommended.
Semester Alias:
KIN 102J
Effective Dates:
FALL 2003 - SUMMER 2010


KIN 113A  Aerobic Exercise II

Semester:
Fall of every year, Spring of every year, Summer of every year
Credits:
Total Credits: 1   Lab Hours: 2
Restrictions:
A student may earn a maximum of 8 credits in all enrollments for this course if different activities or the same activities at higher levels are involved. Students are limited to a combined total of 8 credits in KIN 101-108 and KIN 111-118.
Description:
This course is designed for intermediate and advanced aerobic students. Its purpose is to introduce theoretical and practical principles of stretching, toning, and aerobic activity that progressively improve cardiovascular strength and endurance, flexibility, co-ordination and body image.
Semester Alias:
KIN 103B
Effective Dates:
FALL 2003 - FALL 2013


KIN 113B  General Conditioning II

Semester:
Fall of every year, Spring of every year, Summer of every year
Credits:
Total Credits: 1   Lab Hours: 2
Restrictions:
A student may earn a maximum of 8 credits in all enrollments for this course if different activities or the same activities at higher levels are involved. Students are limited to a combined total of 8 credits in KIN 101-108 and KIN 111-118.
Description:
This course is designed to improve cardiovascular endurance, body strength, flexibility, agility, balance, and rhythm through aerobic exercises, flexibility and resistance training programs. Extensive information on physical fitness, exercise, and health principles and practices will be provided to students. General Conditioning I or equivalent skills are recommended.
Semester Alias:
KIN 103E
Effective Dates:
FALL 2003 - FALL 2013


KIN 113C  General Conditioning III

Semester:
Fall of every year, Spring of every year, Summer of every year
Credits:
Total Credits: 1   Lab Hours: 2
Restrictions:
A student may earn a maximum of 8 credits in all enrollments for this course if different activities or the same activities at higher levels are involved. Students are limited to a combined total of 8 credits in KIN 101-108 and KIN 111-118.
Description:
This is a fitness course that emphasizes advanced aerobic and strength training programs. Students will learn the basic principles of these programs and learn to apply that knowledge in the form of an individualized exercise program. Competitive training techniques for both an aerobic and strength program will also be included. General Condition II or equivalent skills are recommended.
Semester Alias:
KIN 103F
Effective Dates:
FALL 2003 - FALL 2013


KIN 113E  Weight Training II

Semester:
Fall of every year, Spring of every year, Summer of every year
Credits:
Total Credits: 1   Lab Hours: 2
Restrictions:
A student may earn a maximum of 8 credits in all enrollments for this course if different activities or the same activities at higher levels are involved. Students are limited to a combined total of 8 credits in KIN 101-108 and KIN 111-118.
Description:
This course is designed to teach intermediate level weight training principles, basic anatomy and muscle physiology, and nutrition and diet. Students will learn different weight training programs and develop personal training programs. This course involves lectures, demonstrations, and active student participation. Weight Training I or equivalent skills are recommended.
Semester Alias:
KIN 103J
Effective Dates:
FALL 2003 - FALL 2013


KIN 113F  Weight Training III

Semester:
Fall of every year, Spring of every year, Summer of every year
Credits:
Total Credits: 1   Lab Hours: 2
Restrictions:
A student may earn a maximum of 8 credits in all enrollments for this course if different activities or the same activities at higher levels are involved. Students are limited to a combined total of 8 credits in KIN 101-108 and KIN 111-118.
Description:
This course is designed to teach advanced weight training techniques, principles, and programs. Students will learn strength training principles, anatomy and muscle physiology, nutrition and diet. Students will develop personalized weight training program that incorporates the principles and guidelines provided in this course. This course includes lectures, presentations, and active student participation. Weight Training II or equivalent skills are recommended.
Semester Alias:
KIN 103K
Effective Dates:
FALL 2003 - FALL 2013


KIN 113K  Strength and Conditioning II

Semester:
Fall of every year, Spring of every year, Summer of every year
Credits:
Total Credits: 1   Lab Hours: 2
Restrictions:
A student may earn a maximum of 8 credits in all enrollments for this course if different activities or the same activities at higher levels are involved. Students are limited to a combined total of 8 credits in KIN 101-108 and KIN 111-118.
Description:
This course combines weight training and general conditioning. It is a vigorous cardiovascular program that combines work on aerobic endurance and emphasized muscular strength and endurance. Strength and Conditioning I or equivalent skills are recommended.
Semester Alias:
KIN 103O
Effective Dates:
FALL 2003 - FALL 2013


KIN 114A  Social Dance II

Semester:
Fall of every year, Spring of every year, Summer of every year
Credits:
Total Credits: 1   Lab Hours: 2
Restrictions:
A student may earn a maximum of 8 credits in all enrollments for this course if different activities or the same activities at higher levels are involved. Students are limited to a combined total of 8 credits in KIN 101-108 and KIN 111-118.
Description:
This course expands on Social Dance I and introduces more advanced steps. Social Dance I or equivalent skill is recommended.
Semester Alias:
KIN 104I
Effective Dates:
FALL 2003 - SUMMER 2008


KIN 115A  Gymnastics II

Semester:
Fall of every year, Spring of every year, Summer of every year
Credits:
Total Credits: 1   Lab Hours: 2
Restrictions:
A student may earn a maximum of 8 credits in all enrollments for this course if different activities or the same activities at higher levels are involved. Students are limited to a combined total of 8 credits in KIN 101-108 and KIN 111-118.
Description:
This is an advanced course designed for individuals to improve in gymnastics including apparatus and tumbling/floor exercises. Students will perform routines on the vault, balance beam, parallel bars, rings, pommel horse, and floor. Performance improvement and spotting techniques will be emphasized. Simple body mechanics and analysis will also be included. Gymnastics I or equivalent skills are recommended.
Semester Alias:
KIN 105C
Effective Dates:
FALL 2003 - SUMMER 2008


KIN 115B  Tumbling & Floor Exercise II

Semester:
Fall of every year, Spring of every year, Summer of every year
Credits:
Total Credits: 1   Lab Hours: 2
Restrictions:
A student may earn a maximum of 8 credits in all enrollments for this course if different activities or the same activities at higher levels are involved. Students are limited to a combined total of 8 credits in KIN 101-108 and KIN 111-118.
Description:
Tumbling and floor exercises refers to the performance of a routine on a large mat. Students learn intermediate to advanced tumbling, gymnastics and dance skills. Students also learn correct body preparation, spotting techniques, and mechanical principles of gymnastics. Performance improvements, skill progression and skill analysis are emphasized. Tumbling I or equivalent skills are recommended.
Semester Alias:
KIN 105E
Effective Dates:
FALL 2003 - SPRING 2014


KIN 116A  Bowling II

Semester:
Fall of every year, Spring of every year, Summer of every year
Credits:
Total Credits: 1   Lab Hours: 2
Restrictions:
A student may earn a maximum of 8 credits in all enrollments for this course if different activities or the same activities at higher levels are involved. Students are limited to a combined total of 8 credits in KIN 101-108 and KIN 111-118.
Description:
This course is designed to allow students to refine and improve their basic bowling skills, while developing technique, form and strategies. This course will also focus on bowling rules and etiquette, spare targeting and conversions, spot or pin bowling and league playing. Bowling I or equivalent skills are recommended.
Semester Alias:
KIN 106D
Effective Dates:
FALL 2003 - FALL 2013


KIN 116B  Golf II

Semester:
Fall of every year, Spring of every year, Summer of every year
Credits:
Total Credits: 1   Lab Hours: 2
Restrictions:
A student may earn a maximum of 8 credits in all enrollments for this course if different activities or the same activities at higher levels are involved. Students are limited to a combined total of 8 credits in KIN 101-108 and KIN 111-118.
Description:
The course is designed to refine and further develop golf skills in order to improve ones game and performance. Methods of improvement include analysis of swing form, utilization of regular routines, diagnosis of individual problems, and on-course strategies of play. This course will also cover different types of competition, special conditions, error shots and examine special condition play. Class time will be spent either playing on the golf course or practicing on the driving, chipping, pitching, and/or putting green(s). Golf I or equivalent skills are recommended.
Semester Alias:
KIN 106F
Effective Dates:
FALL 2003 - FALL 2013


KIN 116C  Horsemanship II

Semester:
Fall of every year, Spring of every year, Summer of every year
Credits:
Total Credits: 1   Lab Hours: 2
Restrictions:
A student may earn a maximum of 8 credits in all enrollments for this course if different activities or the same activities at higher levels are involved. Students are limited to a combined total of 8 credits in KIN 101-108 and KIN 111-118.
Description:
This course offers advanced Horsemanship skill training. Horsemanship I or equivalent skill is recommended.
Semester Alias:
KIN 106H
Effective Dates:
FALL 2003 - FALL 2013


KIN 116D  Ice Skating II

Semester:
Fall of every year, Spring of every year, Summer of every year
Credits:
Total Credits: 1   Lab Hours: 2
Restrictions:
A student may earn a maximum of 8 credits in all enrollments for this course if different activities or the same activities at higher levels are involved. Students are limited to a combined total of 8 credits in KIN 101-108 and KIN 111-118.
Description:
This course is designed to introduce students to intermediate skating skills and how these are integrate into different divisions of figure skating. Ice Skating I or equivalent skills are recommended.
Semester Alias:
KIN 106J
Effective Dates:
FALL 2003 - FALL 2013


KIN 116E  Ice Dancing

Semester:
Fall of every year, Spring of every year, Summer of every year
Credits:
Total Credits: 1   Lab Hours: 2
Restrictions:
A student may earn a maximum of 8 credits in all enrollments for this course if different activities or the same activities at higher levels are involved. Students are limited to a combined total of 8 credits in KIN 101-108 and KIN 111-118.
Description:
Ice dancing is a combination of ice skating and dance, both alone and with a partner. This course is designed to introduce students to fundamental concepts and skating skills involved in ice dancing. Ice Skating I or equivalent skills are recommended.
Semester Alias:
KIN 106P
Effective Dates:
FALL 2003 - SUMMER 2008


KIN 116F  Triathlon Training

Semester:
Fall of every year, Spring of every year, Summer of every year
Credits:
Total Credits: 1   Lab Hours: 2
Restrictions:
A student may earn a maximum of 8 credits in all enrollments for this course if different activities or the same activities at higher levels are involved. Students are limited to a combined total of 8 credits in KIN 101-108 and KIN 111-118.
Description:
This course offers advanced conditioning in triathlon activities. General Condition I or equivalent skill is recommended.
Semester Alias:
KIN 106S
Effective Dates:
FALL 2003 - FALL 2013


KIN 117A  Racquetball II

Semester:
Fall of every year, Spring of every year, Summer of every year
Credits:
Total Credits: 1   Lab Hours: 2
Restrictions:
A student may earn a maximum of 8 credits in all enrollments for this course if different activities or the same activities at higher levels are involved. Students are limited to a combined total of 8 credits in KIN 101-108 and KIN 111-118.
Description:
A vigorous racquet sport involving the development of intermediate and advanced skills, singles and doubles strategies, competitive play, rules, scoring, and officiating. Skills will include: kill, passing, pinch, and ceiling shots; and power and overhand serve. Racquetball I or equivalent skills are recommended.
Semester Alias:
KIN 107C
Effective Dates:
FALL 2003 - SUMMER 2010


KIN 117B  Tennis II

Semester:
Fall of every year, Spring of every year, Summer of every year
Credits:
Total Credits: 1   Lab Hours: 2
Restrictions:
A student may earn a maximum of 8 credits in all enrollments for this course if different activities or the same activities at higher levels are involved. Students are limited to a combined total of 8 credits in KIN 101-108 and KIN 111-118.
Description:
A course designed for students to develop intermediate and advanced strokes, footwork, and net play. This course includes various drills, strategy development, singles and doubles tournament, and psychological aspects of tennis. Tennis I or equivalent skills are recommended.
Semester Alias:
KIN 107F
Effective Dates:
FALL 2003 - FALL 2013


KIN 118A  Basketball II

Semester:
Fall of every year, Spring of every year, Summer of every year
Credits:
Total Credits: 1   Lab Hours: 2
Restrictions:
A student may earn a maximum of 8 credits in all enrollments for this course if different activities or the same activities at higher levels are involved. Students are limited to a combined total of 8 credits in KIN 101-108 and KIN 111-118.
Description:
A course designed to enhance fundamental skills and develop advance skills. Students will also learn offensive and defensive strategies, and rules of the game. Basketball I or equivalent skills are recommended.
Semester Alias:
KIN 108B
Effective Dates:
FALL 2003 - FALL 2013


KIN 118B  Ice Hockey II

Semester:
Fall of every year, Spring of every year, Summer of every year
Credits:
Total Credits: 1   Lab Hours: 2
Restrictions:
A student may earn a maximum of 8 credits in all enrollments for this course if different activities or the same activities at higher levels are involved. Students are limited to a combined total of 8 credits in KIN 101-108 and KIN 111-118.
Description:
This course will cover intermediate and advanced hockey concepts, skills and strategies. Emphasis will be placed on puck control, physical conditioning, team system analysis, and drill design and implementation. Ice Hockey I or equivalent skills are recommended.
Semester Alias:
KIN 108D
Effective Dates:
FALL 2003 - FALL 2013


KIN 118C  Soccer II

Semester:
Fall of every year, Spring of every year, Summer of every year
Credits:
Total Credits: 1   Lab Hours: 2
Restrictions:
A student may earn a maximum of 8 credits in all enrollments for this course if different activities or the same activities at higher levels are involved. Students are limited to a combined total of 8 credits in KIN 101-108 and KIN 111-118.
Description:
A course that emphasizes advanced soccer skills, drills, and matches. Emphasis will be placed on game play, strategy development, and cardiovascular development. Soccer I, Indoor soccer or equivalent skills are recommended.
Semester Alias:
KIN 108G
Effective Dates:
FALL 2003 - FALL 2013


KIN 118D  Softball II

Semester:
Fall of every year, Spring of every year, Summer of every year
Credits:
Total Credits: 1   Lab Hours: 2
Restrictions:
A student may earn a maximum of 8 credits in all enrollments for this course if different activities or the same activities at higher levels are involved. Students are limited to a combined total of 8 credits in KIN 101-108 and KIN 111-118.
Description:
This course will review fundamental skills of hitting, throwing, fielding and base running. Strategies, advanced skills, and umpiring skills will also be included. Advanced skills include: double plays, all defensive position of play, pitching deliveries for fast and slow pitch, sliding, and base coaching. Softball I or equivalent skills are recommended.
Semester Alias:
KIN 108J
Effective Dates:
FALL 2003 - SUMMER 2008


KIN 118E  Volleyball II

Semester:
Fall of every year, Spring of every year, Summer of every year
Credits:
Total Credits: 1   Lab Hours: 2
Restrictions:
A student may earn a maximum of 8 credits in all enrollments for this course if different activities or the same activities at higher levels are involved. Students are limited to a combined total of 8 credits in KIN 101-108 and KIN 111-118.
Description:
This course is designed for fundamental skill refinement and advanced skill learning. Students will also learn offensive and defensive strategies, rules, and officiating. Volleyball I or equivalent skills are recommended.
Semester Alias:
KIN 108L
Effective Dates:
FALL 2003 - FALL 2013


KIN 120  Personal Health

Semester:
Fall of every year, Spring of every year, Summer of every year
Credits:
Total Credits: 3   Lecture/Recitation/Discussion Hours: 3
Restrictions:
Open only to students in Kinesiology.
Description:
Physical, mental, emotional, social, and spiritual domains of health. Alternative health values and behaviors. Developing healthy lifestyles.
Semester Alias:
PES 120
Effective Dates:
FALL 2002 - SUMMER 2008


KIN 121  The Healthy Lifestyle

Semester:
Fall of every year, Spring of every year, Summer of every year
Credits:
Total Credits: 3   Lecture/Recitation/Discussion Hours: 2   Lab Hours: 2
Description:
Cardiovascular risk factors, lifestyle habits, and aerobic capacities and their relationship to optimal health and longevity. Individual physical activity required as part of the course.
Semester Alias:
PES 121
Effective Dates:
FALL 2003 - FALL 2012


KIN 125  First Aid and Personal Safety

Semester:
Fall of every year, Spring of every year, Summer of every year
Credits:
Total Credits: 3   Lecture/Recitation/Discussion Hours: 3
Description:
Knowledge and application of first aid concepts relating to respiratory and cardiopulmonary disorders, shock, wounds, burns, fractures, drug poisoning, childbirth, litigation. Preventing trauma by recognizing and avoiding safety hazards.
Semester Alias:
PES 125
Effective Dates:
FALL 1998 - FALL 2012


KIN 126  Introduction to Athletic Training

Description:
Basic knowledge and skills for the recognition and prevention of athletic injuries. Classroom and laboratory experiences.
Effective Dates:
FALL 2001 - SUMMER 2004


KIN 127  Clinical Observation in Athletic Training

Semester:
Fall of every year, Spring of every year
Credits:
Total Credits: 1   Lab Hours: 3
Prerequisite:
KIN 126 or concurrently
Description:
Supervised experience in clinical setting in sports medicine.
Effective Dates:
FALL 2001 - SUMMER 2011


KIN 170  Foundations of Kinesiology

Semester:
Fall of every year, Spring of every year
Credits:
Total Credits: 2   Lecture/Recitation/Discussion Hours: 2
Restrictions:
Open only to students in Kinesiology.
Description:
Kinesiology as a disciplinary major. Subdisciplines and professions. Historical perspectives.
Semester Alias:
PES 170
Effective Dates:
FALL 2003 - SUMMER 2009


KIN 171  Athletics in Higher Education

Description:
Philosophy and organization of athletics. Athletics and academic achievement. Ethical issues, legal issues, social conduct, eligibility, athlete's rights and responsibilities. Coaches' responsibilities and institutional obligations.
Effective Dates:
FALL 1998 - SUMMER 2005


KIN 201  Water Safety Instruction

Semester:
Fall of every year, Spring of every year
Credits:
Total Credits: 3   Lecture/Recitation/Discussion Hours: 2   Lab Hours: 3
Recommended Background:
Training in Emergency Water Safety or Lifeguarding plus scoring at least 80% on both skill and written pre-tests.
Description:
Knowledge and skills necessary to plan and conduct American Red Cross water safety courses. Current lifesaving certification is required.
Semester Alias:
PES 201
Effective Dates:
SUMMER 2003 - SUMMER 2012


KIN 202  Aerobic Exercise Instruction

Semester:
Fall of every year, Spring of every year
Credits:
Total Credits: 3   Lecture/Recitation/Discussion Hours: 2   Lab Hours: 3
Recommended Background:
Experience in aerobic exercise.
Description:
Theory and practice for aerobic exercise leaders. Functional effects of physical activity. Safe exercise techniques. Modifications and precautions for special populations. Choreography practice. Health and exercise screening. Legal issues.
Semester Alias:
PES 202
Effective Dates:
FALL 1999 - FALL 2013


KIN 204  Sailing and Cruising

Semester:
Fall of every year, Spring of every year, Summer of every year
Credits:
Total Credits: 2   Lecture/Recitation/Discussion Hours: 1   Lab Hours: 3
Recommended Background:
Experience in sailing small crafts.
Description:
Knowledge, skills, and experience necessary to sail large vessels on inland and coastal waters. Live aboard and sail for six days and nights, traveling approximately 250 miles. Competence in sailing small crafts assumed.
Semester Alias:
PES 204
Effective Dates:
FALL 1999 - FALL 2013


KIN 205  Lifeguarding

Semester:
Fall of every year, Spring of every year, Summer of every year
Credits:
Total Credits: 2   Lecture/Recitation/Discussion Hours: 1   Lab Hours: 2
Recommended Background:
Competence as an advanced swimmer.
Description:
Lifeguarding knowledge and skills necessary to obtain American Red Cross Lifeguarding certificate. Advanced swimming level is assumed.
Semester Alias:
PES 205
Effective Dates:
FALL 1999 - FALL 2013


KIN 216  Applied Human Anatomy

Semester:
Fall of every year
Credits:
Total Credits: 3   Lecture/Recitation/Discussion Hours: 3
Restrictions:
Open only to students in the Department of Kinesiology.
Description:
Structural anatomy of the human body. Interrelationships of structure, function, and human movement.
Semester Alias:
PES 216
Effective Dates:
FALL 2003 - SUMMER 2009


KIN 217  Applied Human Anatomy Laboratory

Description:
Major bones, muscles, nerves, vessels, and organs of the human body. Articulations, muscle origins, muscle insertions, and prime moving actions.
Effective Dates:
FALL 2003 - SUMMER 2005


KIN 250  Measurement in Kinesiology

Semester:
Fall of every year, Spring of every year
Credits:
Total Credits: 3   Lecture/Recitation/Discussion Hours: 3
Description:
Methods and materials for measurement and evaluation. Motor skills, physical fitness, knowledge, and attitudes associated with physical activity.
Semester Alias:
PES 250
Effective Dates:
FALL 1998 - SUMMER 2012


KIN 260  Physical Growth and Motor Behavior

Semester:
Fall of every year, Spring of every year
Credits:
Total Credits: 3   Lecture/Recitation/Discussion Hours: 3
Description:
Physical growth and biological maturity as related to motor performance and skill learning. Sequential progressions of fundamental motor skills. Physical fitness of children and youth. Motor abilities. Stages of skill acquisition.
Semester Alias:
PES 260
Effective Dates:
FALL 1999 - SUMMER 2011


KIN 300A  Coaching Baseball

Semester:
Fall of every year
Credits:
Total Credits: 2   Lecture/Recitation/Discussion Hours: 1   Lab Hours: 2
Recommended Background:
Previous experience in the sports of baseball or softball.
Restrictions:
Not open to freshmen.
Description:
Techniques for coaching baseball. Rules, strategies, and training. Development and evaluation of player skills. Planning, conducting, and evaluating practices.
Semester Alias:
PES 300A
Effective Dates:
FALL 1999 - SUMMER 2008


KIN 300C  Coaching Soccer

Semester:
Spring of every year
Credits:
Total Credits: 2   Lecture/Recitation/Discussion Hours: 1   Lab Hours: 2
Recommended Background:
Working knowledge of the sport of soccer.
Restrictions:
Not open to freshmen.
Description:
Techniques for coaching soccer. Developing and evaluating player and team skills. Planning, conducting and evaluating practices and games. Rules, drills, strategies and training.
Semester Alias:
PES 300C
Effective Dates:
FALL 1999 - FALL 2013


KIN 300D  Coaching Basketball

Semester:
Fall of every year
Credits:
Total Credits: 2   Lecture/Recitation/Discussion Hours: 2
Recommended Background:
Working knowledge of the sport of basketball.
Restrictions:
Not open to freshmen.
Description:
Techniques and strategies for coaching basketball. Rules, drills, and training. Development and evaluation of individual and team skills. Planning, conducting, and evaluating practices and games.
Semester Alias:
PES 300D
Effective Dates:
FALL 1999 - FALL 2013


KIN 300E  Coaching Football

Semester:
Fall of every year
Credits:
Total Credits: 2   Lecture/Recitation/Discussion Hours: 2
Recommended Background:
Working knowledge of the sport of football.
Restrictions:
Not open to freshmen.
Description:
Techniques and strategies for coaching football. Rules, drills, and training. Development and evaluation of individual and team skills. Planning, conducting, and evaluating practices and games.
Semester Alias:
PES 300E
Effective Dates:
FALL 1999 - FALL 2013


KIN 300K  Coaching Track and Field

Semester:
Fall of every year
Credits:
Total Credits: 2   Lecture/Recitation/Discussion Hours: 1   Lab Hours: 2
Recommended Background:
Working knowledge of the sports of cross country or track and field.
Restrictions:
Not open to freshmen.
Description:
Techniques and strategies for coaching track and field. Rules, drills, and training. Development and evaluation of participant skills. Planning, conducting, and evaluating practices and meets.
Semester Alias:
PES 300K
Effective Dates:
FALL 1999 - FALL 2013


KIN 300L  Coaching for Strength, Conditioning and Fitness

Semester:
Summer of every year
Credits:
Total Credits: 2   Lecture/Recitation/Discussion Hours: 2
Restrictions:
Not open to freshmen.
Description:
Basic theoretical and practical principles of coaching/training for increased fitness and/or sports performance. Individual applications to diverse populations.
Effective Dates:
FALL 1999 - SPRING 2014


KIN 300T  Coaching Tennis

Semester:
Fall of every year, Summer of every year
Credits:
Total Credits: 2   Lecture/Recitation/Discussion Hours: 2
Recommended Background:
Working knowledge of the sport of Tennis.
Description:
Techniques for coaching tennis. Rules, drills, strategies and training. Development and evaluation of player skills. Planning, conducting and evaluating practices. Match preparation. Team formation.
Effective Dates:
FALL 1999 - SUMMER 2011


KIN 301E  Advanced Football Coaching

Description:
Administrative and planning responsibilities. Advanced techniques in offensive and defensive position play. Scouting and performance evaluation. Weight training and conditioning. Athletic training procedures. Recruitment. Compliance.
Effective Dates:
FALL 1999 - SUMMER 2004


KIN 310  Physiological Bases of Physical Activity

Semester:
Fall of every year, Spring of every year
Credits:
Total Credits: 3   Lecture/Recitation/Discussion Hours: 3
Prerequisite:
(KIN 170 and KIN 216 and CEM 141 and PSL 250) or (PSL 431 and PSL 432)
Restrictions:
Open only to majors in the Department of Kinesiology.
Description:
Acute and chronic effects of exercise on various body systems. Principles of training, exercise prescription, and the role of physical activity in health and disease.
Semester Alias:
PES 310
Effective Dates:
SUMMER 2001 - SUMMER 2009


KIN 320  Pathology of Sports Injury

Semester:
Fall of every year
Credits:
Total Credits: 3   Lecture/Recitation/Discussion Hours: 3
Prerequisite:
(KIN 125 or concurrently) and KIN 126
Description:
Pathophysiology and pathomechanics of sport injury, tissue response and the healing process as they relate to management and rehabilitation of sports injury.
Semester Alias:
PES 320
Effective Dates:
FALL 2003 - SUMMER 2007


KIN 330  Structural and Mechanical Analysis of Physical Activity

Semester:
Fall of every year, Spring of every year
Credits:
Total Credits: 3   Lecture/Recitation/Discussion Hours: 2   Lab Hours: 2
Prerequisite:
(KIN 170 and KIN 216 and KIN 217) and (PHY 231 or PHY 231B or PHY 231C or PHY 181B or PHY 183 or PHY 183B or PHY 193H)
Description:
Biomechanical analysis of human movement based upon musculoskeletal structure and function. Mechanical principles.
Semester Alias:
PES 330
Effective Dates:
FALL 2001 - SUMMER 2009


KIN 340  Psychological Bases of Physical Activity

Semester:
Fall of every year, Spring of every year
Credits:
Total Credits: 3   Lecture/Recitation/Discussion Hours: 3
Prerequisite:
KIN 170
Description:
Psychological factors affecting motor skill acquisition and performance. Psychological skills which enhance sport performance. Applications of learning theory.
Semester Alias:
PES 340
Effective Dates:
FALL 1999 - SUMMER 2011


KIN 350  Techniques of Teaching I

Semester:
Spring of every year
Credits:
Total Credits: 2   Lab Hours: 6
Prerequisite:
TE 301
Recommended Background:
Basic knowledge and understanding of skills related to basketball, gymnastics, soccer, flag football, floor hockey and tennis, or activities that are closely related.
Restrictions:
Not open to freshmen or sophomores. Open only to Kinesiology students admitted to the Teacher Education program.
Description:
Application of kinesiological pedagogical principles to basketball, gymnastics, soccer, flag football, floor hockey, and tennis.
Effective Dates:
SPRING 2001 - SPRING 2014


KIN 351  Techniques of Teaching II

Semester:
Fall of every year
Credits:
Total Credits: 2   Lab Hours: 6
Prerequisite:
TE 301
Recommended Background:
Basic knowledge and understanding of skills related to golf, softball, track and field, badminton and volleyball, or activities that are closely related.
Restrictions:
Not open to freshmen or sophomores. Open only to Kinesiology students admitted to the Teacher Education program.
Description:
Application of kinesiological pedagogical principles to golf, softball, track and field, badminton, and volleyball.
Effective Dates:
FALL 2000 - SPRING 2014


KIN 370  Proseminar in Kinesiology

Semester:
Fall of every year, Spring of every year
Credits:
Total Credits: 2   Lecture/Recitation/Discussion Hours: 2
Prerequisite:
KIN 170
Restrictions:
Not open to freshmen or sophomores.
Description:
Philosophical and professional perspectives in kinesiology.
Semester Alias:
PES 470, KIN 470
Effective Dates:
FALL 2000 - SPRING 2011


KIN 400  Principles of Coaching I

Semester:
Fall of every year
Credits:
Total Credits: 4   Lecture/Recitation/Discussion Hours: 4
Restrictions:
Not open to freshmen or sophomores.
Description:
Basic principles of anatomy, biomechanics, and physiology for coaching competitive sports. Applications to athletes of different ages and abilities.
Semester Alias:
PES 400
Effective Dates:
FALL 1999 - FALL 2013


KIN 401  Principles of Coaching II

Semester:
Spring of every year
Credits:
Total Credits: 4   Lecture/Recitation/Discussion Hours: 4
Restrictions:
Not open to freshmen or sophomores.
Description:
Sociological, administrative, philosophical, legal, ethical, and chemical health issues related to coaching competitive sports. Applications to athletes of different ages and abilities.
Semester Alias:
PES 401
Effective Dates:
FALL 1999 - FALL 2013


KIN 411  Laboratory Experiences in Exercise Physiology

Semester:
Fall of every year, Spring of every year
Credits:
Total Credits: 2   Lecture/Recitation/Discussion Hours: 1   Lab Hours: 3
Prerequisite:
KIN 310
Restrictions:
Open only to majors in the Department of Kinesiology.
Description:
Laboratory techniques for testing and evaluating individuals for aerobic fitness, muscular strength and endurance, body composition and other physiologic responses to exercise. Exercise program development for personal health fitness.
Semester Alias:
PES 411
Effective Dates:
FALL 1999 - SUMMER 2009


KIN 420  School Health Education

Semester:
Fall of every year
Credits:
Total Credits: 3   Lecture/Recitation/Discussion Hours: 3
Prerequisite:
KIN 120
Restrictions:
Not open to freshmen or sophomores.
Description:
Organization and administration of a comprehensive school health education program. Interaction of school health services, healthful environment, and health instruction in the development of a healthy lifestyle.
Semester Alias:
PES 420
Effective Dates:
FALL 1999 - SUMMER 2008


KIN 421  Lower Body Injury Evaluation

Semester:
Fall of every year
Credits:
Total Credits: 3   Lecture/Recitation/Discussion Hours: 3
Prerequisite:
KIN 320
Description:
Knowledge and skills needed for evaluating lower body injuries in athletic training. The techniques and tests used for evaluating acute and chronic injuries to the lower body.
Semester Alias:
PES 421
Effective Dates:
FALL 1999 - SUMMER 2007


KIN 422  Rehabilitation of Athletic Injuries

Semester:
Fall of every year
Credits:
Total Credits: 3   Lecture/Recitation/Discussion Hours: 3
Prerequisite:
KIN 421
Restrictions:
Not open to freshmen or sophomores.
Description:
Rehabilitation techniques to manage athletic injuries. Anatomical and neurophysiological bases of techniques. Indications and contraindications of rehabilitation protocols.
Semester Alias:
PES 422
Effective Dates:
FALL 1999 - SUMMER 2007


KIN 423  Therapeutic Modalities

Semester:
Spring of every year
Credits:
Total Credits: 3   Lecture/Recitation/Discussion Hours: 3
Prerequisite:
(KIN 320 and PHY 231 or concurrently)
Description:
Therapeutic modalities used to manage athletic injuries and their indications and contraindications. Rationale for and techniques of using thermal and electrical modalities for athletic injuries.
Effective Dates:
FALL 2002 - SUMMER 2007


KIN 425  Organization and Administration of Athletic Training

Semester:
Fall of every year
Credits:
Total Credits: 3   Lecture/Recitation/Discussion Hours: 3
Prerequisite:
KIN 126 and KIN 127
Description:
Knowledge and skills necessary for the administration of an athletic training program. Ethics, policies, procedures, insurance, liability, budgets, facilities, and record-keeping in athletic training.
Effective Dates:
FALL 2002 - SUMMER 2007


KIN 426  Upper Body Injury Evaluation

Semester:
Spring of every year
Credits:
Total Credits: 3   Lecture/Recitation/Discussion Hours: 3
Prerequisite:
KIN 320 and KIN 421
Description:
Knowledge and skills needed for evaluating upper extremity injuries in athletic training. Techniques and tests for evaluating acute and chronic injuries to the upper body.
Effective Dates:
FALL 2002 - SUMMER 2007


KIN 427  Clinical Rotations in Athletic Training

Semester:
Fall of every year, Spring of every year
Credits:
Variable from 1 to 6
Reenrollment Information:
A student may earn a maximum of 6 credits in all enrollments for this course.
Prerequisite:
KIN 126 and KIN 127
Description:
Knowledge and skills used to manage, evaluate and rehabilitate orthopedic injuries in various clinical settings including colleges, high schools and/or rehabilitation clinics.
Effective Dates:
FALL 2002 - SUMMER 2007


KIN 445  Sociocultural Analysis of Physical Activity (W)

Semester:
Fall of every year, Spring of every year
Credits:
Total Credits: 3   Lecture/Recitation/Discussion Hours: 3
Prerequisite:
(KIN 170) and completion of Tier I writing requirement.
Restrictions:
Open only to seniors or graduate students.
Description:
Sociocultural context of and social practices in sport and physical activity.
Semester Alias:
PES 445
Effective Dates:
FALL 2000 - SUMMER 2011


KIN 450  Design and Evaluation of Physical Activity Programs

Semester:
Fall of every year, Spring of every year
Credits:
Total Credits: 3   Lecture/Recitation/Discussion Hours: 3
Restrictions:
Open only to seniors or graduate students in the Department of Kinesiology.
Description:
Development and evaluation of programs in kinesiology.
Semester Alias:
PES 450
Effective Dates:
SPRING 2002 - SUMMER 2008


KIN 451  Physical Education in Preschools and Elementary Schools

Description:
Methods of instruction for teaching physical activities to preschool and elementary school children. Development of teaching sequences. Clinical experience in teaching children and peers.
Effective Dates:
FALL 1999 - SUMMER 2004


KIN 453  Administration of Intramural Sports Programs

Semester:
Spring of every year
Credits:
Total Credits: 3   Lecture/Recitation/Discussion Hours: 2   Lab Hours: 2
Restrictions:
Not open to freshmen or sophomores.
Description:
Organization and administration of intramural programs in educational settings. Philosophy, planning, scheduling, budgeting, facilities, officiating, exercise fitness, marketing, risk management, computer applications, and required practical experience in administering intramural programs.
Semester Alias:
PES 453
Effective Dates:
SUMMER 2001 - FALL 2013


KIN 454  Facility Planning and Construction

Semester:
Spring of every year
Credits:
Total Credits: 3   Lecture/Recitation/Discussion Hours: 3
Restrictions:
Not open to freshmen or sophomores.
Description:
Planning of athletic and physical education facilities such as gymnasia, ice rinks, swimming pools, and outdoor areas. Space utilization standards and guidelines. Selection of materials and equipment.
Semester Alias:
PES 454
Effective Dates:
FALL 1999 - FALL 2013


KIN 455  Issues in School Health Education

Semester:
Spring of every year
Credits:
Total Credits: 3   Lecture/Recitation/Discussion Hours: 3
Prerequisite:
KIN 420
Description:
Community health issues and resources affecting educational programming. Teaching methods and techniques as applicable to traditional and controversial health topics.
Effective Dates:
SPRING 2001 - SUMMER 2008


KIN 456  Ethical Issues in Athletics

Semester:
Summer of every year
Credits:
Total Credits: 2   Lecture/Recitation/Discussion Hours: 2
Restrictions:
Not open to freshmen or sophomores.
Description:
Ethics of sports at the institutional level in contemporary society. Political, social, and commercial pressures.
Semester Alias:
KIN 482C, PES 482C
Effective Dates:
SPRING 2002 - FALL 2013


KIN 465  Adapted Physical Activity

Semester:
Fall of every year, Spring of every year
Credits:
Total Credits: 3   Lecture/Recitation/Discussion Hours: 2   Lab Hours: 2
Prerequisite:
KIN 170
Restrictions:
Not open to freshmen or sophomores.
Description:
Teaching and coaching physical activities for persons with disabilities.
Semester Alias:
PES 465
Effective Dates:
FALL 2003 - SUMMER 2011


KIN 466  Practicum in Adapted Physical Activity

Semester:
Fall of every year, Spring of every year, Summer of every year
Credits:
Variable from 1 to 4
Reenrollment Information:
A student may earn a maximum of 4 credits in all enrollments for this course.
Restrictions:
Approval of department.
Description:
Supervised teaching of physical activities and/or coaching sports to persons with disabilities and youths at risk.
Semester Alias:
PES 466
Effective Dates:
FALL 1999 - FALL 2013


KIN 467  Physical Activity and Disability

Semester:
Fall of every year, Spring of every year
Credits:
Total Credits: 2   Lecture/Recitation/Discussion Hours: 2
Restrictions:
Not open to freshmen or sophomores. Not open to Kinesiology majors.
Not open to students with credit in:
KIN 465
Description:
Teaching and coaching of persons with disabilities.
Semester Alias:
PES 465
Effective Dates:
SPRING 2002 - SUMMER 2006


KIN 490  Independent Study

Semester:
Fall of every year, Spring of every year, Summer of every year
Credits:
Variable from 1 to 4
Reenrollment Information:
A student may earn a maximum of 4 credits in all enrollments for this course.
Restrictions:
Approval of department.
Description:
Supervised individual or group study in various fields of emphasis in kinesiology.
Semester Alias:
PES 490
Effective Dates:
FALL 1999 - FALL 2013


KIN 493  Internship

Semester:
Fall of every year, Spring of every year, Summer of every year
Credits:
Variable from 2 to 6
Reenrollment Information:
A student may earn a maximum of 6 credits in all enrollments for this course.
Prerequisite:
KIN 411
Restrictions:
Open only to Kinesiology majors. Approval of department.
Description:
Professional internship in kinesiology under faculty supervision.
Effective Dates:
FALL 2000 - SUMMER 2011


KIN 494  Fieldwork

Semester:
Fall of every year, Spring of every year, Summer of every year
Credits:
Variable from 1 to 4
Reenrollment Information:
A student may earn a maximum of 4 credits in all enrollments for this course.
Restrictions:
Approval of department.
Description:
Supervised practice in teaching physical education activities, coaching sports, administering sports programs, or conducting research or service activities in kinesiology.
Semester Alias:
PES 494
Effective Dates:
FALL 1999 - FALL 2013


KIN 810  Physiology of Physical Activity

Description:
Acute and chronic effects of exercise on the various body systems. Program design. Issues in exercise physiology.
Effective Dates:
FALL 1998 - SPRING 2006


KIN 811  Physiological Evaluation and Exercise Prescription

Semester:
Fall of every year
Credits:
Total Credits: 2   Lab Hours: 4
Recommended Background:
KIN 810 or concurrently
Description:
Techniques in evaluation of physiological capacity and in exercise prescription for various populations.
Semester Alias:
PES 811
Effective Dates:
FALL 1998 - FALL 2014


KIN 812  Cardiovascular, Respiratory, and Metabolic Responses to Exercise

Description:
Acute and chronic effects of exercise on cardiovascular, respiratory, and metabolic system functions. Role of these systems in limiting exercise performance.
Effective Dates:
FALL 1998 - SPRING 2006


KIN 813  Neuromuscular and Endocrine Responses to Exercise

Description:
Acute and chronic effects of exercise on nervous, muscular, and endocrine system functions. Role of these systems in limiting exercise performance.
Effective Dates:
FALL 1998 - SPRING 2006


KIN 820  Advanced Clinical Evaluation

Description:
Identification of structural pathologies. Principles and techniques applied during manual evaluation of structural pathology.
Effective Dates:
FALL 2002 - SPRING 2004


KIN 821  Management of Structural Pathologies

Semester:
Spring of every year
Credits:
Total Credits: 2   Lecture/Recitation/Discussion Hours: 2
Recommended Background:
Academic or clinical background in musculo-skeletal anatomy.
Description:
Management and rehabilitation skills necessary for managing sports injuries. Principles and techniques of rehabilitation for athletes with structural pathologies.
Effective Dates:
FALL 2002 - SUMMER 2008


KIN 822  Rehabilitation Techniques for Musculoskeletal Dysfunction

Semester:
Spring of every year
Credits:
Total Credits: 3   Lecture/Recitation/Discussion Hours: 3
Recommended Background:
Academic or clinical background in musculo-skeletal anatomy and injury evaluation and management.
Description:
Techniques used to rehabilitate musculoskeletal dysfunctions. Skills to enhance neuromuscular function such as proprioceptive neuromuscular facilitation (PNF) and muscle-firing pattern techniques.
Effective Dates:
FALL 2002 - Open


KIN 825  Injury Control in Sports and Physical Activity

Semester:
Spring of odd years
Credits:
Total Credits: 3   Lecture/Recitation/Discussion Hours: 3
Recommended Background:
Background in kinesiology, health, physical education or recreation.
Description:
Principles of epidemiology to identify and analyze risk of injury in physical activities. Skills for decision-making in injury prevention programs.
Effective Dates:
FALL 2002 - Open


KIN 830  Biomechanical Analysis of Physical Activity

Semester:
Fall of every year
Credits:
Total Credits: 3   Lecture/Recitation/Discussion Hours: 2   Lab Hours: 2
Description:
Kinematic analysis of mechanical and anatomical characteristics in physical activity and sport skills.
Semester Alias:
PES 830
Effective Dates:
SPRING 2003 - SUMMER 2012


KIN 831  Advanced Biomechanics of Physical Activity

Semester:
Spring of even years
Credits:
Total Credits: 3   Lecture/Recitation/Discussion Hours: 2   Lab Hours: 2
Recommended Background:
KIN 830
Description:
Kinetic analyses of the performance of physical activity and sport.
Semester Alias:
PES 831
Effective Dates:
SPRING 2003 - SUMMER 2012


KIN 840  Psychosocial Aspects of Physical Activity

Semester:
Fall of every year
Credits:
Total Credits: 3   Lecture/Recitation/Discussion Hours: 3
Description:
Social psychology of sport and physical activity.
Semester Alias:
PES 840
Effective Dates:
FALL 1998 - Open


KIN 841  Stress Management Techniques in Athletics

Semester:
Summer of every year
Credits:
Total Credits: 3   Lecture/Recitation/Discussion Hours: 3
Recommended Background:
Course in Psychology.
Description:
Theoretical bases of psychological stress. Impact of stress on performance. Application of appropriate stress management techniques to athletes. Application of research findings related to athletes.
Semester Alias:
KIN 882A
Effective Dates:
SUMMER 2000 - SUMMER 2017


KIN 845  Sociocultural Practices in Sport

Semester:
Spring of odd years
Credits:
Total Credits: 3   Lecture/Recitation/Discussion Hours: 3
Description:
Critical, conflict, and feminist theories on dominant ideologies and social practices in sport.
Semester Alias:
PES 845
Effective Dates:
FALL 1998 - SUMMER 2013


KIN 853  Athletic Administration in Higher Education

Semester:
Fall of every year
Credits:
Total Credits: 3   Lecture/Recitation/Discussion Hours: 3
Description:
Administrative theory, structure, and budget. Facilities, equipment, and marketing. Legal, medical, and safety aspects.
Semester Alias:
PES 853
Effective Dates:
FALL 1998 - SUMMER 2022


KIN 854  Sport Law for Administrators and Coaches

Description:
Legal issues in amateur athletics. Legal liability as it relates to coaches and administrators. Prevention of lawsuits through planning, policy development, and communication. Current sport legal issues.
Effective Dates:
FALL 1998 - SPRING 2004


KIN 855  Psychosocial Bases of Coaching Athletes

Semester:
Spring of every year
Credits:
Total Credits: 3   Lecture/Recitation/Discussion Hours: 3
Description:
Responsibilities of athletic administrators, directors of recreational programs and athletic coaches for the sociological, psychological, philosophical, developmental, and instructional principles for coaching amateur athletes. Development of a coaching philosophy and application of scientific findings to practical situations.
Effective Dates:
FALL 2003 - FALL 2014


KIN 856  Physical Bases of Coaching Athletes

Semester:
Summer of every year
Credits:
Total Credits: 3   Lecture/Recitation/Discussion Hours: 3
Description:
Principles of anatomy, biomechanics, and physiology for coaching amateur athletes in various sports. Relationships between the biological bases of coaching and physical conditioning, performance enhancement and the prevention, care, and rehabilitation of injuries.
Effective Dates:
FALL 2003 - SPRING 2015


KIN 860  Growth and Motor Behavior

Semester:
Fall of every year
Credits:
Total Credits: 3   Lecture/Recitation/Discussion Hours: 3
Description:
Developmental skill sequences and behavior across the lifespan. Correlates of growth, maturation, and motor behavior. Individual and gender differences.
Semester Alias:
PES 860
Effective Dates:
FALL 1998 - Open


KIN 861  Growth, Maturation, and Physical Activity

Semester:
Spring of even years
Credits:
Total Credits: 3   Lecture/Recitation/Discussion Hours: 3
Recommended Background:
KIN 860
Description:
Physical growth, biological maturation, and motor performance. Development of tissues and organs. Development of motor components. Influences of gender and age on growth and performance. Methods of assessment.
Semester Alias:
PES 861
Effective Dates:
FALL 1998 - Open


KIN 862  Motor Skill Learning

Semester:
Spring of every year
Credits:
Total Credits: 3   Lecture/Recitation/Discussion Hours: 3
Recommended Background:
KIN 860
Description:
Learning and performance theory applied to gross motor skills. Conditions influencing skill acquisition. Emphasis on neuropsychological and human performance models.
Semester Alias:
PES 862
Effective Dates:
FALL 1998 - SUMMER 2008


KIN 865  Curriculum and Instruction in Adapted Physical Education

Semester:
Fall of even years
Credits:
Total Credits: 3   Lecture/Recitation/Discussion Hours: 3
Description:
Design of curricula and implementation of instruction in physical education for students with disabilities.
Semester Alias:
PES 865
Effective Dates:
SPRING 2002 - SUMMER 2009


KIN 866  Research on Sports for Athletes with Disabilities

Semester:
Fall of odd years
Credits:
Total Credits: 3   Lecture/Recitation/Discussion Hours: 3
Description:
Performance capabilities of athletes with disabilities. Research on areas such as exercise physiology, sport biomechanics, sport psychology, sport sociology, motor development, and motor learning.
Semester Alias:
PES 866
Effective Dates:
SPRING 2002 - SUMMER 2012


KIN 867  Practicum in Adapted Physical Activity

Semester:
Fall of every year, Spring of every year, Summer of every year
Credits:
Variable from 1 to 4
Reenrollment Information:
A student may earn a maximum of 4 credits in all enrollments for this course.
Restrictions:
Approval of department.
Description:
Supervised practice in teaching physical activities and/or coaching sports for persons with disabilities.
Semester Alias:
PES 867
Effective Dates:
FALL 1998 - SUMMER 2013


KIN 870  Physical Activity and Well-Being

Semester:
Fall of every year
Credits:
Total Credits: 3   Lecture/Recitation/Discussion Hours: 3
Description:
Relationship of physical activity to human well-being. Influence of growth, biological maturity, aging, body composition, nutrition, training, and rest on health and performance.
Semester Alias:
PES 870
Effective Dates:
FALL 1998 - FALL 2014


KIN 871  Research Methods in Kinesiology

Semester:
Spring of every year
Credits:
Total Credits: 3   Lecture/Recitation/Discussion Hours: 3
Restrictions:
Open only to graduate students in the Department of Kinesiology.
Description:
Experimental, longitudinal, survey, and qualitative research methods in kinesiology. Writing research proposals and reports. Research ethics.
Semester Alias:
PES 871
Effective Dates:
FALL 1998 - SUMMER 2010


KIN 890  Independent Study in Kinesiology

Semester:
Fall of every year, Spring of every year, Summer of every year
Credits:
Variable from 1 to 6
Reenrollment Information:
A student may earn a maximum of 6 credits in all enrollments for this course.
Restrictions:
Open only to master's students. Approval of department.
Description:
Individual study in an area of kinesiology under faculty supervision.
Semester Alias:
PES 890
Effective Dates:
FALL 1998 - Open


KIN 893  Internship in Kinesiology

Semester:
Fall of every year, Spring of every year, Summer of every year
Credits:
Variable from 1 to 6
Reenrollment Information:
A student may earn a maximum of 6 credits in all enrollments for this course.
Restrictions:
Open only to graduate students in the Department of Kinesiology.
Description:
Supervised internship in sports medicine, athletic administration, coaching, or education agencies. Capstone experience option in master's degree program.
Semester Alias:
PES 893
Effective Dates:
SPRING 2002 - Open


KIN 894  Field Experiences in Kinesiology

Semester:
Fall of every year, Spring of every year, Summer of every year
Credits:
Variable from 1 to 6
Reenrollment Information:
A student may earn a maximum of 6 credits in all enrollments for this course.
Restrictions:
Approval of department.
Description:
Supervised graduate practicum in schools or other settings.
Semester Alias:
PES 894
Effective Dates:
FALL 1998 - Open


KIN 895  Research Ethics

Semester:
Summer of every year
Credits:
Total Credits: 1   Lecture/Recitation/Discussion Hours: 1
Restrictions:
Open only to graduate students in the Department of Counseling, Educational Psychology and Special Education or Department of Educational Administration or Department of Kinesiology or Department of Teacher Education.
Description:
Identifying and resolving ethical problems in research, including issues related to collegial interactions; authorship, publication, and reviewing practices; data management; ownership of data and intellectual property; conflicts of interest; protection of human and animal subjects; and lab safety and compliance.
Semester Alias:
PES 895
Interdepartmental With:
Counseling, Educational Psy & Special Education, Educational Administration, Teacher Education
Administered By:
Kinesiology
Effective Dates:
FALL 1998 - SUMMER 2006


KIN 897  Project in Kinesiology

Semester:
Fall of every year, Spring of every year, Summer of every year
Credits:
Variable from 1 to 4
Reenrollment Information:
A student may earn a maximum of 4 credits in all enrollments for this course.
Restrictions:
Open only to master's students in the Department of Kinesiology.
Description:
Project experience under the guidance and supervision of MSU faculty. Development of products such as technical reports, instructional media, or curriculum materials to address an educationally significant problem. Capstone experience option in master's degree program.
Semester Alias:
PES 897
Effective Dates:
FALL 2003 - Open


KIN 899  Master's Thesis Research

Semester:
Fall of every year, Spring of every year, Summer of every year
Credits:
Variable from 1 to 6
Reenrollment Information:
A student may earn a maximum of 6 credits in all enrollments for this course.
Recommended Background:
KIN 871
Description:
Master's thesis research.
Semester Alias:
PES 899
Effective Dates:
FALL 1998 - SUMMER 2014


KIN 910  Issues in Exercise Physiology

Description:
Selected issues in exercise physiology and related fields of study.
Effective Dates:
SUMMER 2003 - SUMMER 2004


KIN 930  Issues in Biomechanical Aspects of Physical Activity

Semester:
Spring of every year
Credits:
Total Credits: 3   Lecture/Recitation/Discussion Hours: 3
Reenrollment Information:
A student may earn a maximum of 9 credits in all enrollments for this course.
Recommended Background:
KIN 830
Description:
Selected issues of biomechanical analyses of sport and physical activity.
Semester Alias:
PES 930
Effective Dates:
SPRING 2003 - SUMMER 2005


KIN 940  Issues in Psychosocial Aspects of Physical Activity

Semester:
Fall of every year
Credits:
Total Credits: 3   Lecture/Recitation/Discussion Hours: 3
Reenrollment Information:
A student may earn a maximum of 9 credits in all enrollments for this course.
Description:
Selected issues in the psychology and sociology of sport and physical activity.
Semester Alias:
PES 940
Effective Dates:
SUMMER 2003 - Open


KIN 960  Issues in Motor Behavior

Semester:
Spring of every year
Credits:
Total Credits: 3   Lecture/Recitation/Discussion Hours: 3
Reenrollment Information:
A student may earn a maximum of 9 credits in all enrollments for this course.
Recommended Background:
KIN 860
Description:
Selected issues in motor development, motor learning, adapted physical education, and related fields of study.
Semester Alias:
PES 960
Effective Dates:
SUMMER 2003 - SUMMER 2010


KIN 990  Independent Study in Kinesiology

Semester:
Fall of every year, Spring of every year, Summer of every year
Credits:
Variable from 1 to 6
Reenrollment Information:
A student may earn a maximum of 6 credits in all enrollments for this course.
Restrictions:
Open only to doctoral students. Approval of department.
Description:
Individual study in an area of kinesiology under faculty supervision.
Semester Alias:
PES 990
Effective Dates:
FALL 1998 - Open


KIN 995  Research Practicum in Kinesiology

Semester:
Fall of every year, Spring of every year, Summer of every year
Credits:
Variable from 1 to 3
Reenrollment Information:
A student may earn a maximum of 3 credits in all enrollments for this course.
Restrictions:
Open only to doctoral students in the College of Education. Approval of department.
Description:
Supervised research practicum. Design, execution, analysis, presentation, critique, and revision of research projects.
Semester Alias:
PES 995
Effective Dates:
FALL 2000 - Open


KIN 999  Doctoral Dissertation Research

Semester:
Fall of every year, Spring of every year, Summer of every year
Credits:
Variable from 1 to 24
Reenrollment Information:
A student may earn a maximum of 100 credits in all enrollments for this course.
Restrictions:
Open only to doctoral students in the Department of Kinesiology.
Description:
Doctoral dissertation research.
Semester Alias:
PES 999
Effective Dates:
SPRING 2003 - SPRING 2014