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PE 277 - Introduction to Kinesiology


3 units
3 hours lecture
Recommended Preparation: eligibility for ENGL 1A 
Credit, degree applicable
Transfer CSU, UC

This course is an introduction to the interdisciplinary approach to the study of human movement. It provides an overview of the importance of the sub-disciplines of kinesiology including the historical, professional, and philosophical foundations. Specialties such as exercise science, biomechanics, athletic training, fitness physical therapy, fitness, teaching, coaching, sport psychology, and adapted physical education are surveyed for their scope and career options.



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