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Kinesiology KNS 309 Basic Biomechanics KNS 351 Coaching Principles KNS 385 Sport First Aid & Injury Care KNS 415 Sociological and Psychological Aspects of Sports KNS 420 Organization and Administration of Physical Education and Athletics Semester Credits

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4 credits chosen from the following courses: KNS 249 Theory of Coaching Football KNS 250 Theory of Coaching Basketball KNS 252 Theory of Coaching Soccer KNS 254 Theory of Coaching Wrestling KNS 255 Theory of Coaching Baseball KNS 257 Theory of Coaching Track and Field KNS 259 Theory of Coaching Volleyball Semester Credits

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Total Semester Credits

Course Descriptions (KNS) THEORY COURSES 182-2  Introduction to Kinesiology A basic course with emphasis on concepts, requirements, trends, career opportunities, and the place of these disciplines in everyday life. Fall & Spring 184-3  Health Education This course provides a peripheral view of the fundamental principles and philosophies of personal health as well as school and community health issues that confront education. Emphasis is placed on sound knowledge and attitudes toward one’s health. Fall and spring 217-3 Essentials of Anatomy & Physiology I The study of the shape and structure of the human body as it pertains to the anatomical system. The study of the functions of the human body and its parts as it pertains to the physiological systems. Fall 218-3 Essentials of Anatomy & Physiology II A continuation of KNS 217. Prerequisite: KNS 217 or Bio 208. Spring 240-2 Nutrition and Wellness An introduction to human nutrition with emphasis on the relationship of nutrition to

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growth, development, health, physical and mental functioning. Sources, functions, interrelationships and human requirements of the nutrients, protein, carbohydrate, fat, minerals and vitamins will be examined as will energy needs throughout the life cycle. Current issues having to do with weight management, fad diets, food safety, additives, behavioral effects of foods, advertising, etc., will be included. The course content will also give students an overview of information on decisionmaking, analyzing health information, developing a positive self-image and understanding the need for a lifelong commitment in the development of a health promoting lifestyle. Spring 249-2  Theory of Coaching Football An in-depth study of the history, foundations, theory, techniques, principles, strategies, and practical applications relating to interscholastic and intercollegiate football. Spring 250-2  Theory of Coaching Basketball An in-depth study of the history, foundations, theory, techniques, principles, strategies, and practical applications relating to interscholastic and intercollegiate basketball. Fall 252-2  Theory of Coaching Soccer An in-depth study of the history, foundations, theory, techniques, principles, strategies, and practical applications relating to interscholastic and intercollegiate soccer. Spring, even years 147

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