BIOL3402 - Kinesiology

General

Course Subject Code

BIOL

Course Number

3402

Course Title

Kinesiology

Course Description

This course provides an introduction to kinesiology as an academic discipline, and includes training on fundamental concepts, the anatomy of movement/physical activity as is related to the musculoskeletal system, professional/career options, current issues, and professional responsibilities. Topics include nerve and muscle physiology, bone physiology, muscle activity and strength, shoulder complex, elbow and forearm complex, pelvis and hip, knee, ankle and foot, types of motion, planes of motion, speed velocity, and acceleration. Prerequisite(s): A minimum grade of C in the following courses: BIOL 2012 and BIOL 2012L.

Min

3