Spring 2017 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, Jan 14-May 17
MW        10:30AM-11:50AM LEC T.Finnecy            ARC MAIN PE 200E         12203 
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TTh       10:30AM-11:50AM LEC P.Hansen             ARC MAIN PE 200E         19741 Textbook


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, Jan 14-May 17
MW        09:00AM-10:20AM LEC T.Finnecy            ARC MAIN PE 200E         11658 
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KINES 334    Practical Applications in Athletic Training/Sports Medicine    3 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Corequisite: KINES 330
Advisory: BIOL 102; 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 ; 54 hours LAB
Description: This course is designed to provide an overall experience of the sports medicine/athletic training profession. Topics include common evaluation and rehabilitative techniques, modality usage, and advanced taping and wrapping methods. This course is formerly known as PET 334.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 14-May 17
TTh       09:00AM-09:50AM LEC T.Finnecy            ARC MAIN HeEd 715        11659 
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TTh       10:00AM-11:20AM LAB T.Finnecy            ARC MAIN HeEd 715          


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, Jan 14-May 17
MW        10:00AM-10:50AM LEC T.Fitzgerald         ARC MAIN HeEd 715        11661 
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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, Jan 14-May 17
MW        09:00AM-09:50AM LEC P.Hansen             ARC MAIN HeEd 715        11662 
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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, Jan 14-May 17
MW        08:00AM-08:50AM LEC R.Maero              ARC MAIN HeEd 715        12590 
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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, Jan 14-May 17
F         11:30AM-01:35PM LEC T.Wooden             ARC MAIN HeEd 715        20413 
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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, Jan 14-May 17
F         09:00AM-11:05AM LEC G.Hansen             ARC MAIN HeEd 715        19742 
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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, Jan 14-May 17
TBA       TBA             LAB T.Finnecy             TBA TBA                 12731 
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Spring 2017 Class Schedule

Updated: May 5, 2017