Fall 2014 Class Schedule (ARC)



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KINES 300    Introduction to Kinesiology    3 Units

Prerequisite: None.
General Education: AA/AS Area III(b) (effective Summer 2015)
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: This course provides an introduction to the interdisciplinary approach to the study of human movement. It provides an orientation to various educational pathways, requirements, and career opportunities in kinesiology in the areas of teaching, coaching, allied health, and fitness professions. Basic concepts of the kinesiology discipline and the importance of the sub-disciplines are discussed.

Schedule: Full Term, Aug 23-Dec 18
MW        10:30AM-11:50AM LEC J.English            ARC MAIN HeEd 715        18644 
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KINES 330    Care and Prevention of Athletic Injuries    3 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Advisory: ENGWR 102 or 103, and ENGRD 116; OR ESLR 320 and ESLW 320.
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: This course is an introduction to injury prevention, injury care, and rehabilitation of athletic injuries. It includes basic information regarding sports injuries, their causes, and treatments. This course is formerly known as PET 330.

Schedule: Full Term, Aug 23-Dec 18
MW        09:00AM-10:20AM LEC T.Finnecy            ARC MAIN HeEd 715        12188 
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TTh       10:30AM-11:50AM LEC T.Finnecy            ARC MAIN HeEd 715        12287 Textbook


KINES 400    Applied Physiology of Exercise    2 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 36 hours LEC
Description: This course examines how the body functions under conditions of exercise stress. It covers the practical applications of muscle function, cardiovascular and respiratory functions, training techniques, and the effect of environmental conditions on exercise. This course is formerly known as PET 400.

Schedule: Full Term, Aug 23-Dec 18
TTh       12:00PM-12:50PM LEC T.Finnecy            ARC MAIN HeEd 715        12189 
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KINES 401    Applied Kinesiology    2 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 36 hours LEC
Description: This course addresses movement as it relates to exercise. It includes analysis of movement in sport skills, stressing the contributions made by the muscular and skeletal systems. This course is formerly known as PET 401.

Schedule: Full Term, Aug 23-Dec 18
F         09:00AM-10:50AM LEC A.Frame              ARC MAIN HeEd 715        12190 
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KINES 402    Nutrition for Fitness    2 Units

Same As: NUTRI 307
Prerequisite: None.
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 36 hours LEC
Description: This course covers the basic principles of nutrition and the ramifications of nutrition on fitness training. Topics in this course include dietary practices and nutrient intake modifications that impact physical performance, including intake of energy nutrients, vitamins, water, electrolytes, and dietary supplements. This course also includes the study of body weight and body composition, as well as factors that affect body weight and the impact of body weight on physical performance. This course is formerly known as PET 402. This course is not open to students who have completed NUTRI 307.

Schedule: Full Term, Aug 23-Dec 18
MW        08:00AM-08:50AM LEC I.Roltsch            ARC MAIN HeEd 715        12197 
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KINES 403    Fitness and Exercise Assessment    2 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 36 hours LEC
Description: This course covers the assessment of cardiorespiratory endurance, body fat analysis, muscular strength and endurance, blood pressure, and evaluation of exercise test results. Additional topics include factors influencing exercise programs, development of individual exercise programs, and the risk factors associated with exercise programs. This course is formerly known as PET 403.

Schedule: Full Term, Aug 23-Dec 18
TTh       09:00AM-09:50AM LEC P.Hansen             ARC MAIN HeEd 715        12191 
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KINES 404    Identification and Management of Fitness Injuries    2 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 36 hours LEC
Description: This course addresses elementary human anatomy and the injuries that can occur to the muscular skeletal system as it relates to physical activity. The treatment and rehabilitation of these injuries and the use of protective equipment are presented. This course is formerly known as PET 404.

Schedule: Full Term, Aug 23-Dec 18
TTh       04:00PM-04:50PM LEC T.Finnecy            ARC MAIN HeEd 715        12192 
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KINES 405    Special Populations    2 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Advisory: ENGWR 102 or 103, and ENGRD 116 with a grade of "C" or better; or ESLR 320 and ESLW 320 with a grade of "C" or better.
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 36 hours LEC
Description: This course covers the effects of exercise on special populations and provides information to modify exercise based on age and medical conditions. Special groups discussed include seniors, children with disabilities, adults with disabilities or chronic conditions, and individuals requiring exercise modifications due to physical impairments. This course is formerly known as PET 405.

Schedule: Full Term, Aug 23-Dec 18
TTh       08:00AM-08:50AM LEC J.Allen              ARC MAIN HeEd 715        12193 
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1st 8 weeks - J. Allen, instructor. 2nd 8 weeks, R. Maero, instructor.

TTh       08:00AM-08:50AM LEC R.Maero              ARC MAIN HeEd 715        12193 Textbook
1st 8 weeks - J. Allen, instructor. 2nd 8 weeks, R. Maero, instructor.


KINES 406    Techniques of Strength Training Instruction    2 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 36 hours LEC
Description: This course covers how to teach a variety of strength training techniques and activities to individuals. It studies strength training sequences, strength training equipment, safety factors, and anatomy and physiology as it applies to strength training. It includes the development of strength training exercises and routines. Field trips may be required. This course is formerly known as PET 406.

Schedule: Full Term, Aug 23-Dec 18
M         05:00PM-07:05PM LEC L.Delgado            ARC MAIN HeEd 715        12194 
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KINES 495    Independent Studies in Physical Education Theory    1-3 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 162 hours LAB
Description: Independent Study is an opportunity for the student to extend classroom experience in this subject, while working independently of a formal classroom situation. Independent study is an extension of work offered in a specific class in the college catalog. To be eligible for independent study, students must have completed the basic regular catalog course at American River College. They must also discuss the study with a professor in this subject and secure approval. Only one independent study for each catalog course will be allowed.

Schedule: Full Term, Aug 23-Dec 18
TBA       TBA             LAB T.Finnecy             TBA TBA                 20080 
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Fall 2014 Class Schedule

Updated: November 24, 2014