Spring 2019 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 19-May 22

TTh09:00AM-10:20AMLECC.LowdenARC MAIN PE 200E12763Textbook
MW10:30AM-11:50AMLECP.HansenARC MAIN PE 200E11801Textbook
MW12:00PM-01:20PMLECT.FinnecyARC MAIN PE 200E13154Textbook

KINES 307    Mental Skills for Sport Performance    3 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: 54 hours LEC
Description: This course provides a concentrated study of competition and motivation for sports. It also includes the study of the brain's impact on muscular activity in athletic performance. Stress management, goal setting, peak performance, adaptability, sport imagery training, and effective practice are covered. This course is formerly known as PET 307.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 19-May 22

MW01:30PM-02:50PMLECJ.OsterhoutARC MAIN HeEd 71520846Textbook

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 19-May 22

MW09:00AM-10:20AMLECT.FinnecyARC MAIN PE 200E11356Textbook

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 19-May 22

TTh09:00AM-09:50AMLECT.FinnecyARC MAIN HeEd 71511357Textbook
TTh10:00AM-11:20AMLABT.FinnecyARC 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.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 19-May 22

MW10:00AM-10:50AMLECG.HansenARC MAIN HeEd 71511359Textbook

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 19-May 22

MW08:00AM-08:50AMLECP.HansenARC MAIN HeEd 71511360Textbook

KINES 405    Effects of Exercise on Special Populations    2 Units

Prerequisite: None.
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, disability, and medical conditions. It includes discussions of special groups including seniors, children with disabilities, adults with disabilities or chronic conditions, and individuals requiring exercise modifications due to physical impairments.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 19-May 22

MW09:00AM-09:50AMLECL.DelgadoARC MAIN HeEd 71512103Textbook

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 19-May 22

F11:30AM-01:35PMLECT.WoodenARC MAIN HeEd 71512843Textbook

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 19-May 22

F09:00AM-11:05AMLECG.HansenARC MAIN HeEd 71512764Textbook

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 19-May 22

TBATBALABT.Finnecy TBA TBA12214Textbook

Spring 2019 Class Schedule

Updated: November 14, 2018