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Kinesiology Physical Education Professional Courses

PRO CR 6A, Coaching of Football   3 units

Transfer: UC*, CSU • Prerequisite: None.

This course offers instruction and practice in the skills of football. The course will also provide experience in teaching and coaching techniques of football at the high school or college level.

*Maximum UC credit for KIN PE 2, 3, PRO CR 3, 4, 6A, 6B, 29A, 29B combined is 8 units.

3162   2:15p-3:35p MW   HSS 106   Garcia S M

   Arrange-1 Hour    FIELD   

PRO CR 7, Coaching of Soccer    3 units

Transfer: UC, CSU • Prerequisite: None.

This course is designed to prepare physical education teachers in theory of coaching soccer at the High school, Collegiate, or Club level. This course will include the mental and physical preparation of becoming a coach, a comprehensive analysis of fundamental skills, game strategy, team offense and team defense through lecture, participation, and analysis of rules, and instructional procedures.

*Maximum UC credit for KIN PE 2, 3, PRO CR 3, 4, 6A, 6B, 7, 8, 9, 29A, 29B combined is 8 units

3163   3:45p-6:50p T   LA 214   Benditson A

PRO CR 8, Coaching of Basketball    3 units

Transfer: UC*, CSU • Prerequisite: None.

This course is designed to prepare physical education teachers in the theory of coaching basketball at the High School, Collegiate, or Club level. This course studies the various aspects of coaching basketball. The emphasis of the class will be on the theory of how to organize a basketball program from start to finish of a season. The development of individual/team skills both offensive and defensive will be examined. This course includes a comprehensive analysis of the principle of movement, motor skills and strategy concepts used in basketball.

*Maximum UC credit for KIN PE 2, 3, PRO CR 3, 4, 6A, 6B, 7, 8, 9, 29A, 29B combined is 8 units

3164   8:00a-9:20a TTh   BUS 252   O’Fallon D R

PRO CR 10, Introduction to Kinesiology   3 units

Transfer: UC, CSU • Prerequisite: None.

Maximum credit in skills courses is eight units.

This course provides the student with an overview of the scope, history, and philosophy of the profession. Included is an in-depth look at requirements and preparation for employment opportunities.

3165   12:45p-2:05p MW   BUS 106   Chavez E C

   Arrange-1 Hour        

PRO CR 11, Introduction to Sports Injuries   3 units

Transfer: UC, CSU • Prerequisite: None.

This course introduces the student to the anatomy and physiology of sports injuries. The prevention and treatment of injuries as well as techniques of applying supportive materials are included.

4446   5:15p-6:35p MW   BUS 201   Kaley M

   Arrange-1 Hour        

PRO CR 12, Emergency Care and Water Safety    3 units

Transfer: UC, CSU • Prerequisite: None.

This course deals with preventing accidents, caring for common injuries, and emergency procedures at the scene of accidents or sudden illness. The instruction will include the practice of American Red Cross senior life saving, water safety, lifeguard training, community first aid, and CPR. Successful completion of course requirements leads to American National Red Cross advanced first aid and personal safety, community CPR, and Water Safety Instructor certificates.

3166   8:00a-11:05a F   HSS 150   Shima T H

   Arrange-1 Hour        

PRO CR 15, Sports Management   3 units

Transfer: CSU • Prerequisite: None.

This introductory leadership course provides foundation for the preparation of future sport managers. The text provides information on sport management, sport law, sport marketing, sport finance, sport ethics and sport history. This course also introduces all of the support systems necessary to sustain the sport industry (broadcasting, media relations, and facility and event management). Field trips and guest lecturers may be arranged and some internships may be available for qualified students.

3167   11:15a-12:35p MW   BUS 252   Chavez E C

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