Fall 2015 Class Schedule (ARC)



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KINES 300    Introduction to Kinesiology    3 Units

Prerequisite: None.
General Education: AA/AS Area III(b)
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. (C-ID KIN 100)

Schedule: Full Term, Aug 22-Dec 17
MW        12:00PM-01:20PM LEC T.Finnecy            ARC MAIN HeEd 715        12952 
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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 22-Dec 17
MW        09:00AM-10:20AM LEC T.Finnecy            ARC MAIN PE 200E         11961 
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TTh       09:00AM-10:20AM LEC T.Finnecy            ARC MAIN PE 200E         12039 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 22-Dec 17
MW        10:30AM-11:20AM LEC T.Finnecy            ARC MAIN PE 200E         11962 
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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 22-Dec 17
MW        08:00AM-08:50AM LEC I.Roltsch            ARC MAIN HeEd 715        11968 
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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 22-Dec 17
TTh       10:30AM-11:20AM LEC T.Finnecy            ARC MAIN PE 200E         11965 
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KINES 407    Techniques of Group Fitness Instruction    2 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 36 hours LEC
Description: This course covers how to teach a variety of fitness activities to groups of individuals. Emphasis is on how to design a physiologically safe and effective group fitness exercise class. This course is formerly known as PET 407.

Schedule: Full Term, Aug 22-Dec 17
M         04:30PM-06:35PM LEC L.Belton             ARC MAIN HeEd 715        20008 
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KINES 408    Administration of Fitness Programs    2 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 36 hours LEC
Description: This course serves as an introduction to the administration of fitness programs. It includes business operations, office procedures, facility design, and equipment considerations. Field trips may be required. This course is formerly known as PET 408.

Schedule: Full Term, Aug 22-Dec 17
MW        09:00AM-09:50AM LEC B.Jabery-Madison     ARC MAIN HeEd 715        18740 
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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 22-Dec 17
TBA       TBA             LAB T.Finnecy             TBA TBA                 13486 
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TBA       TBA             LAB T.Finnecy             TBA TBA                 20760 Textbook
TBA       TBA             LAB T.Finnecy             TBA TBA                 20777 Textbook

Fall 2015 Class Schedule

Updated: December 8, 2015