Courses

Applied Kinesiology

Course Prefix: 
HP
Course Number: 
350
Course Credits: 
3

Study of the scientific basis of human movement. Structure and analysis of muscular-skeletal systems and dynamics of movement. Application to individual fitness programs, lifetime physical activity and coaching. Prerequisite: BI 230/231.

Care and Prevention of Athletic Injuries

Course Prefix: 
HP
Course Number: 
153
Course Credits: 
3

Methods of preventing common athletic injuries, sport-specific conditioning techniques, First Aid, CPR, Safety Education and discussion of blood borne pathogens. American Red Cross and Ohio Certification granted if all criteria are met.

Coaching Team and Individual Sports

Course Prefix: 
HP
Course Number: 
230
Course Credits: 
3

Development of a foundation of coaching techniques, strategies and organizational skills for coaching.

Exercise and Conditioning

Course Prefix: 
HP
Course Number: 
115
Course Credits: 
1

Designed to increase cardiovascular efficiency, flexibility, strength and endurance through an individually planned exercise program.

Exercise Science

Course Prefix: 
HP
Course Number: 
321
Course Credits: 
3

Study of the science of exercise and its sub disciplines of exercise physiology, biomechanics, sports psychology, motor learning and nutrition and health fitness. Students will learn techniques for health, fitness and body composition assessments, physical and psychological aids to performance. Students will review and synthesize research literature in the field of exercise science. Prerequisites: HP 110 or 112 and BI 230/231.

Health Psychology

Course Prefix: 
HP
Course Number: 
330
Course Credits: 
3

The contributions of the discipline of psychology to the promotion and maintenance of health related issues. Topics include the biopsychosocial view of health, pain management, stress management and the relationship between lifestyle choices and optimal physical and psychological health. Prerequisite: PY 201.

Lifetime Wellness

Course Prefix: 
HP
Course Number: 
112
Course Credits: 
3

A holistic approach to fitness and wellness which emphasizes topics of interest to adult women and men with life experience. Content integrates our physical, psychological, social and spiritual selves.

Nutrition - Sport, Fitness, & Health

Course Prefix: 
HP
Course Number: 
215
Course Credits: 
3

Basic principles of nutrition, stressing components necessary for the maintenance of good health, optimal athletic performance and disease prevention. Prerequisite: HP 110 or 112.

Nutrition in Health and Disease

Course Prefix: 
HP
Course Number: 
216
Course Credits: 
3

Provides health care students with the theory and practical application for nutritional intervention to prevent disease, promote health and manage health alterations. Prerequisites: BI 206/207 or BI 300/301 or BI 302/303.

Practicum

Course Prefix: 
HP
Course Number: 
400
Course Credits: 
1-3

Supervised coaching experience in a school or recreational setting.

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