Introduction to Kinesiology - HLT 206 at Reynolds Community College

Effective: 2022-05-01

Course Description

Introduces the study of various forms of physical activity and how they promote human health. Examines the study of physical activity from the perspectives of professional practice, scholarly study and experience. Provides a broad overview of the history, scientific principles, methodologies, and research among the major subdisciplines to prepare students for further study in kinesiology and health sciences. Explores current issues, future directions, certifications, professional associations, and career opportunities.
Lecture 3 hours. Total 3 hours per week.
3 credits

The course outline below was developed as part of a statewide standardization process.

General Course Purpose

HLT 206 provides students with an introduction to the study of physical activity and its impact on health, society and quality of life.

Course Objectives

Major Topics to be Included

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