ID Course Credits
HKIN 100 HKIN 100 - Special Program | 2020-2021 1.00
HKIN 101 HKIN 101 - Physical Conditioning | 2020-2021 1.00
HKIN 102 HKIN 102 - Run for Fun | 2020-2021 1.00
HKIN 103 HKIN 103 - Weight Training | 2020-2021 1.00
HKIN 104 HKIN 104 - Fitness for Living (Women) | 2020-2021 1.00
HKIN 105 HKIN 105 - Self-Defense for Women | 2020-2021 1.00
HKIN 107 HKIN 107 - Advanced Weight Training | 2020-2021 1.00
HKIN 108 HKIN 108 - Martial Arts | 2020-2021 1.00
HKIN 120 HKIN 120 - Rock Climbing | 2020-2021 1.00
HKIN 121 HKIN 121 - Hiking | 2020-2021 1.00
HKIN 135 HKIN 135 - Ropes Course | 2020-2021

Students will actively participate in ropes course training, become knowledgeable of safety issues, and develop expertise in an outdoor Ropes Course environment. Both low and high rope course elements will be utilized in providing physical activities and experiential learning focusing on developing trust, communication, and team work skills.

HKIN 136 HKIN 136 - Outdoor Pursuits I | 2020-2021 1.00
HKIN 137 HKIN 137 - Outdoor Pursuits II | 2020-2021 1.00
HKIN 143 HKIN 143 - Badminton | 2020-2021 1.00
HKIN 144 HKIN 144 - Tennis | 2020-2021 1.00
HKIN 145 HKIN 145 - Golf | 2020-2021 1.00
HKIN 161 HKIN 161 - Basketball | 2020-2021 1.00
HKIN 162 HKIN 162 - Volleyball | 2020-2021 1.00
HKIN 163 HKIN 163 - Soccer | 2020-2021 1.00
HKIN 191 HKIN 191 - Introduction to Exercise Physiology | 2020-2021

Applied study of exercise factors: the cardiovascular system, anthropometry, nutrition,and environmental conditions. Emphasis on assessment and prescription in laboratory sessions.

HKIN 195 HKIN 195 - Foundations of Human Kinetics | 2020-2021

An introductory overview of the fields of human kinetics and sport with an emphasis on the basic knowledge necessary for leadership positions or careers in these fields. Current issues and future developments. Integration of biblical perspectives in human kinetics and sport.

HKIN 201 HKIN 201 - Strength and Conditioning | 2020-2021

An introduction to the fundamentals, techniques, and physiology of beginner and advanced strength training and conditioning. Individual differences in ability, experience and goals will be accounted for in the design, implementation, and maintenance of the student's personal program. Students will be equipped and encouraged to consider strength and conditioning training as a lifetime physical activity plan.

HKIN 202 HKIN 202 - Total Fitness for Women | 2020-2021

An introduction to the fitness benefits and applications of fundamentals, techniques and physiology of strength and conditioning. Students will improve their level of general fitness throughout participation in a wide variety of activities and increase interest in maintaining personal fitness. Individual differences in ability, experience and goals will be accounted for in the design, implementation, and maintenance of the student's personal program. Students will participate in a combination of group and individual activities as well as practical application lectures.

HKIN 235 HKIN 235 - Climbing Pursuits | 2020-2021

Students are introduced to the skills and knowledge required in recreational rock climbing for both indoor and outdoor climbing environments. Students will become knowledgeable of group facilitation, high ropes training, and safety issues while focusing on personal development, trust, communication, and teamwork skills.

HKIN 260 HKIN 260 - Physical Growth and Development | 2020-2021

A study of developmental principles and theoretical approaches and issues related to the study of human growth and development and motor behaviour across the lifespan.

HKIN 266 HKIN 266 - Indoor Team Sports | 2020-2021

An introduction to understanding and playing the indoor team sports of basketball and volleyball. Personal development of sport specific skills, offensive and defensive game strategies, teamwork, rules and recreational sport.

HKIN 276 HKIN 276 - Psycho-motor Learning | 2020-2021

An examination of concepts and the practice of learning motor skills and a theoretical basis for developing effective motor skill learning and teaching strategies.

HKIN 277 HKIN 277 - Technological Applications in Human Kinetics and Recreation | 2020-2021

A study of computers, technology, information systems, electronic research, communication, distance education, video conferencing, and specific software packages related to the sport and recreation domain.

HKIN 280 HKIN 280 - Foundations of Coaching | 2020-2021

An introduction to the field of coaching, including the role of the coach, responsibilities from planning through evaluation, and relationships with the team and other groups. An analysis of problems and issues in coaching. NCCP theory certification is available.

HKIN 292 HKIN 292 - Social Determinations of Health and Physical Activity | 2020-2021

An introductory course to the social determinants that influence the health of persons and communities, with partial emphasis on those determinants that influence physical activity engagement.

HKIN 298 HKIN 298 - Introduction to Biomechanics | 2020-2021

An applied study of the mechanical, anatomical and biological components of human movement including sport and active daily living activities.

HKIN 303 HKIN 303 - Advanced Principles of Strength Training | 2020-2021

Students experience an in-depth study of the theoretical foundations and practical applications of strength training and program development. This course focuses on the neuromuscular/biomechanical basis of strength training: adaptations to resistance training; systems of strength development; and program design variables.

HKIN 320 HKIN 320 - Management & Facilities | 2020-2021

This course is designed to give the student a broad understanding of recreational management and facilities management. Topics include: personnel management, fundraising, budgeting, public relations, promotion, use of volunteers, administration practices, legal requirements, facility planning, and parks management.

HKIN 325 HKIN 325 - Sociocultural and Philosophical Aspects of Sport and Leisure | 2020-2021

An examination of the sociological, cultural, and philosophical dynamics of sport and the way that sport has become a significant socializing agent of society and culture. Sport issues and controversies are explored in depth to assist the human kinetics practitioner in applying critical thinking and critical decision-making in the realm of sport and physical activity.

HKIN 340 HKIN 340 - Psychology of Sport and Exercise | 2020-2021

The need for and purpose of psychology in sport and physical activity. An examination of the research focusing on psychological and social psychological factors influencing athletic and motor performance.

HKIN 342 HKIN 342 - Creative Movement | 2020-2021

Students are introduced to the theoretical and practical application of dance through technique, improvisation, and choreographic principles in order to develop a movement vocabulary. Emphasis will be given to teaching techniques and the choreographic process through the principles of design, space, dynamics and relationship of form to content. Students will be given a practical introduction to dance appropriate in physical education programs. Opportunity will be given to explore and develop movement as an expressive and artistic language through individual and group work. The class will draw on human experience, faith experience, music, story, parable and scripture as a jumping off point for improvisation. A philosophical and biblical foundation for the integration of movement in education will be examined. The concepts of context and intention will be explored through viewing, participating in, and analyzing various forms of dance.

HKIN 350 HKIN 350 - Teaching Physical Education | 2020-2021

Teaching methodology and curriculum for physical education instruction. An introduction to lesson planning, active living, movement skills, and safety, fair play, and leadership as it applies to students in a school physical education program.

HKIN 351 HKIN 351 - Leadership and Management in Human Kinetics | 2020-2021

An applied study of leadership, including planning, supervisory skills, and responsibilities related to instructional/intramural-recreational and intercollegiate human kinetics and sport programs.

HKIN 372 HKIN 372 - Athletic Injuries | 2020-2021

The theory and practice of the prevention, assessment, management, and rehabilitation of athletic injuries. Emergency care, nutrition, and taping skills.

HKIN 375 HKIN 375 - Research Methods | 2020-2021

An introduction to research and measurement in sport and human kinetics. Emphasis is placed on practical application of research techniques and designs as well as measurement techniques related to a variety of sport and human kinetics settings.

HKIN 396 HKIN 396 - The Olympic Games Movement | 2020-2021 3.00
HKIN 420 HKIN 420 - Sports Nutrition | 2020-2021

The analysis and application of sport nutrition. Emphasis is placed on nutrition, supplementation, and ergogenics most appropriate to sport and exercise performance.

HKIN 440 HKIN 440 - Applied Mental Skills in Sport and Fitness | 2020-2021

The direct application of select mental skills to sport and physical activity. A strong emphasis is placed on how to apply mental skills in a variety of settings.

HKIN 446 HKIN 446 - Advanced Human Anatomy | 2020-2021

An in depth study of human anatomy with a focus on the appendicular and axial skeleton and upper and lower body muscle: identification, origin, insertion and function, vascular and neural supply, surface anatomy and joint structure.

HKIN 453 HKIN 453 - Adapted Physical Activity | 2020-2021

Characteristics of the mentally or physically disabled as related to their participation in human kinetics, recreation, and sports education. Special interests, needs, limitations, and potentials in relation to the types of activity, programs, and approaches to teaching. Strategies for helping the gifted.

HKIN 465 HKIN 465 - Physical Activity and Aging | 2020-2021

Students will examine the theories of aging and the topics and issues associated with physical activity and recreation for older adults.

HKIN 470 HKIN 470 - Exercise Physiology | 2020-2021

An applied study of the effects of exercise on body systems as related to the functional capacity of individual systems to maximal human performance. Principles and methods of conducting and developing physical exercise and training programs.

HKIN 492 HKIN 492 - Health Promotion | 2020-2021

A study of developmental principles and theoretical approaches and issues related to the study of human growth and development and motor behaviour across the lifespan.

HKIN 495 HKIN 495 - Senior Seminar | 2020-2021

A course offered on topics of current interest in sport performance and human kinetics. Under supervision of faculty, students conduct a careful review of the literature on a topic of their choice and prepare a substantial paper. Final student papers are presented in the form of an oral presentation.