Kinesiology, Health and Physical Education

Faculty

Chair: Marc Apkarian, Ph.D.
Professor: Holmquist
Associate Professors: Apkarian, Henry, Larson
Assistant: Altamirano, Gardner, Peterson

Courses

Kinesiology, Health and Physical Edcuation (PEED)

PEED 101 - Health and WellnessCredit 1

The course provides students from diverse backgrounds with opportunities to consider their own health and wellness. Through a range of different learning experiences, the class considers issues from contemporary society that confront their health, well-being and quality of life. Notes: Approved for Core Curriculum Physical Education activity credit. Outdoor exercise required, outside of class time. Grade Mode: A.
Restrictions: Must be Undergraduate Level.

PEED 110 - Physical Education Skills and TechniquesCredit 1

Fundamental techniques of individual skills, basic strategy and rules. Aerobics, archery, badminton, basketball, bowling, conditioning/jogging, lacrosse, fitness walking/jogging, flag football, first aid/CPR**, flexibility and core training, golf, disc golf, snowboarding/skiing, soccer, softball, swimming, tennis, karate, self defense, Rape Aggression Defense Systems (RADS), volleyball, water polo and weight training. Notes: Approved for Core Curriculum Physical Education (PE) activity credit. Other activities may be offered upon sufficient demand. Recreation classes offered are backpacking, mountain biking, road cycling and rock climbing. *Only one recreation class may be counted as a PE activity credit. **First Aid/CPR does not count as PE activity credit. Grade Mode: A, C.
Restrictions: Must be Undergraduate Level.
Fee: $15 (exceptions: archery and Rape Aggression Defense Systems (RADS), $35; disc golf, $40; bowling, $50; golf, $45; backpacking, and rock climbing, $85; snowboarding/skiing $575).

PEED 118 - Varsity AthleticsCredit 1

Reserved for intercollegiate athletic teams. Enrollment during the registration period necessary. Grade Mode: A.
Restrictions: Must be Undergraduate Level.

PEED 130 - Intermediate Physical Education Skills and TechniquesCredit 1

Intermediate skills, individual and team strategy and rules in selected activity classes. Notes: Approved for Core Curriculum Physical Education activity credit. Grade Mode: A.
Prerequisites: PEED 110.
Restrictions: Must be Undergraduate Level.
Fee: $15 (exceptions: archery, $35; bowling, $50; golf, $45).

PEED 140 - Physical Education Skills and Techniques: AquaticsCredit 1

Fundamental and advanced techniques of individual skills. Lifeguard training, water safety instruction (WSI), water polo. Notes: Approved for Core Curriculum Physical Education (PE) activity credit. Note: First Aid/CPR does not count as PE activity credit. Grade Mode: A.
Prerequisites: Prerequisite or co-requisite for Lifeguard Training: First Aid/CPR. Prerequisite for WSI: Valid EWS or Lifeguard Training Certificate or equivalent.
Restrictions: Must be Undergraduate Level.
Fee: $15.

PEED 150 - Advanced Physical Education Skills and TechniquesCredit 1

Advanced skills, individual and team strategy and rules in selected activity classes. Notes: Approved for Core Curriculum Physical Education activity credit. Grade Mode: A.
Prerequisites: PEED 110 or PEED 130.
Restrictions: Must be Undergraduate Level.
Fee: $15 (exceptions: archery, $35; bowling, $50; golf, $45).

PEED 201 - Elementary Physical Education Methods and ActivitiesCredits 2

Understanding, planning programs and implementing a range of fundamental movement and fitness activities designed for the elementary child: preparation for the upper-division methods course. Grade Mode: A.
Restrictions: Must be Physical Education (PEED), Liberal Stds Multidisciplinary (LSMD), Liberal Studies (LELS) or Liberal Studies Elementary Ed (LSEE); and Undergraduate Level.

PEED 205 - Foundations in Physical Education and KinesiologyCredits 3

A historical review of physical education and kinesiology; objectives of physical education; development of a basic philosophy and background for professional development. Grade Mode: A.
Restrictions: Must be Undergraduate Level.

PEED 213 - Fundamental Principles of Physical FitnessCredits 2

Foundational principles of physical fitness for enhancing cardio-respiratory endurance, muscular strength, flexibility, body composition, and overall physical wellness will be explored. Knowledge, skills, and abilities necessary to develop, implement, and manage basic fitness programs for individualized applications in apparently healthy individuals will be developed. Students will be participating in practical learning opportunities that are designed to demonstrate, assess and enhance parameters of physical fitness, using equipment and technology suitable for academic understanding of physical fitness and human performance principles in a variety of settings. Notes: This course will fulfill part of the Core Curriculum PE requirement for Kinesiology majors only. Grade Mode: A.
Prerequisites: BIOS 254.
Restrictions: Must be Undergraduate Level.
Fee: $30.

PEED 301 - KinesiologyCredits 3

Human movement with emphasis on the structure and function of the skeletal, muscular and nervous systems, with simple mechanical principles involved in movement skills. Grade Mode: A.
Prerequisites: PEED majors: BIOS 236 or BIOS 254; Non-PEED majors: BIOS 254.
Restrictions: Must be Undergraduate Level.

PEED 302 - Exercise PhysiologyCredits 3

Basic physiological concepts of muscular exercise with emphasis on the acute responses and chronic adaptations of the neuromuscular, circulatory and respiratory systems. Grade Mode: A.
Prerequisites: PEED majors: BIOS 236 or (BIOS 254 and BIOS 281); Non-PEED majors: BIOS 254 and BIOS 281.
Restrictions: Must be Undergraduate Level.

PEED 303 - Exercise Physiology LaboratoryCredit 1

Laboratory and field applications of testing in exercise physiology. Theory and skills in fitness assessment will be covered, along with analyses of test results. Grade Mode: A.
Prerequisites: PEED 302 (Concurrent registration permitted).
Restrictions: Must be Undergraduate Level.
Fee: $35.

PEED 307 - Measurement and Evaluation in KinesiologyCredits 3

Lecture, laboratory and field experience in the development, evaluation and application of tests in kinesiology and physical education; use and interpretation of elementary statistics. Grade Mode: A.
Prerequisites: MATH 210, or MATH 318, or equivalent.
Restrictions: Must be Undergraduate Level.
Fee: $25.

PEED 329 - Psychology of Coaching Sport and Human MovementCredits 3

The study of applied Sport Psychology, learning, motivation, social interaction, mental training for performance, applying behavioral skills for physical activity promotion, and specific psychological rehabilitation strategies. Grade Mode: A.
Restrictions: Must be Undergraduate Level.

PEED 335 - Health ConceptsCredits 3

Physical fitness and disease; nutrition and obesity; mental health and stress management; substance abuse (drugs, tobacco and alcohol); human sexuality. Supports the teacher certification requirement in health for physical education majors. Lecture/Lab Hours: Three hours lecture. Notes: The course is designed for majors in kinesiology and physical education. Not for the Core Curriculum requirement in the sciences. Grade Mode: A.
Restrictions: Must be Undergraduate Level.

PEED 343 - Techniques of Teaching and Coaching BasketballCredits 2

The theory, fundamentals, strategies, and techniques of teaching and coaching basketball. Grade Mode: A.
Restrictions: Must be Undergraduate Level.

PEED 344 - Techniques of Teaching and Coaching SoccerCredits 2

The theory, fundamentals, strategies, and techniques of teaching and coaching soccer. Grade Mode: A.
Restrictions: Must be Undergraduate Level.

PEED 345 - Techniques of Teaching and Coaching TennisCredits 2

The theory, fundamentals, strategies, and techniques of teaching and coaching tennis. Grade Mode: A.
Restrictions: Must be Undergraduate Level.

PEED 346 - Techniques of Teaching and Coaching VolleyballCredits 2

The theory, fundamentals, strategies, and techniques of teaching and coaching volleyball. Grade Mode: A.
Restrictions: Must be Undergraduate Level.

PEED 401 - Care and Prevention of Athletic InjuriesCredits 3

Introduction to understanding athletic injuries, including principles, theories and practice in the disciplines of injury prevention, assessment and treatment. Grade Mode: A.
Prerequisites: PEED majors: BIOS 236 or BIOS 254; Non-PEED majors: BIOS 254.
Restrictions: Must be Undergraduate Level.
Fee: $50.

PEED 402 - Assessment and Rehabilitation of Athletic InjuriesCredits 3

Advanced theory and application of techniques in injury evaluation, therapeutic modalities and rehabilitative exercises currently used in the fields of athletic training and physical therapy. Grade Mode: A.
Prerequisites: BIOS 254.
Restrictions: Must be Undergraduate Level.

PEED 405 - Adapted Physical EducationCredits 3

Analysis of the principles underlying the teaching of physical education for students with disabilities; survey of specific disabilities and the implication of each for physical education. Grade Mode: A.
Prerequisites: PEED 201.
Restrictions: Must be Undergraduate Level.

PEED 408 - Motor LearningCredits 3

Overview of significant factors that influence and determine the learning and control of motor skills. Motor learning issues are examined from a behavioral perspective, and applications are made to teaching, coaching and rehabilitation settings. Grade Mode: A.
Restrictions: Must be Undergraduate Level.

PEED 410 - Sports ManagementCredits 3

The study of people, activities, businesses, and organizations involved in producing, promoting and organizing any sports related business, event, or product. Grade Mode: A.
Restrictions: Must be Undergraduate Level.

PEED 412 - Secondary Physical Education Methods and ActivitiesCredits 3

Systematic analysis and refinement of teaching skills within the discipline of physical education. Planning whole school curricula; meeting needs of middle school and high school P.E. programs. Grade Mode: A.
Prerequisites: PEED 201, PEED 205.
Restrictions: Must be Undergraduate Level.

PEED 420 - Sociology and Psychology in Physical Education and SportCredits 3

This is an introduction to sociological and psychological aspects of physical education and sport. Within these contexts, sociological considerations include issues of access, culture, gender and power in the community and society. Psychological considerations include issues of behavior, stress, goal-setting and motivation and competitive contexts. Grade Mode: A.
Restrictions: Must be Undergraduate Level.

PEED 422 - BiomechanicsCredits 3

The study of biomechanics with respect to the effects of forces, structure, and motion, on and within the human body. Emphasis on both qualitative and quantitative analyses of human movement. Grade Mode: A.
Prerequisites: PEED 301 and PHSC 111.
Restrictions: Must be Undergraduate Level.
Fee: $15.

PEED 434 - Leadership in Sport and Human MovementCredits 3

A study and application of the core competencies of Transformational Leadership. Contemporary leadership settings in sport, fitness, health promotion and therapy will be given intentional focus. The objective will be to assist leaders and managers to achieve maximum effectiveness in their organizations. Students will have the opportunity to develop the knowledge and capacity to integrate their faith and to apply it to leadership in real life situations in sport and human movement. Grade Mode: A.
Restrictions: Must be Undergraduate Level.

PEED 440 - Nutrition for Health and SportCredits 3

Theoretical and practical aspects of human nutrition for health and sport. Scientific treatment of applied nutritional principles for health enhancement and successful sport performance. Grade Mode: A.
Prerequisites: BIOS 281 or equivalent; CHEM 105 or CHEM 112 or equivalent.
Restrictions: Must be Undergraduate Level.

PEED 446 - Exercise Prescription and Program DesignCredits 3

Principles and techniques used to prescribe and design exercise programs for apparently healthy and special populations, including those with medical considerations. Health risk appraisal and physical fitness assessment through the use of field and laboratory tests. Grade Mode: A.
Prerequisites: PEED 301, PEED 302, PEED 303.
Restrictions: Must be Undergraduate Level.

PEED 460 - Topics in KinesiologyCredits 1-3

Study of topics related to kinesiology in areas such as exercise science and allied health care. Notes: May be taken more than once with a different topic. Grade Mode: A.
Restrictions: Must be Undergraduate Level.

PEED 470 - Seminar in KinesiologyCredits 1-3

Seminar related to specific topics in kinesiology in areas such as exercise science and allied health care. Notes: May be taken multiple times for credit with different content. Grade Mode: A.
Prerequisites: PEED 301 and PEED 302.
Restrictions: Must be Undergraduate Level.

PEED 480 - Directed StudyCredits 1-3

Independent work, research, readings and/or professional experiences in the field. Notes: May be taken for a total of 6 credits. Grade Mode: A.
Prerequisites: PEED 301, PEED 302, PEED 303.
Restrictions: Must be Senior Class; and Kinesiology (KHPE); Undergraduate Level.

PEED 485 - InternshipCredits 1-3

Professionally supervised participation in a middle school, high school, or college coaching setting. Notes: A minimum of thirty hours of involvement will be required. Documentation of time spent and activities performed must be submitted. Grade Mode: A.
Restrictions: Must be Undergraduate Level.