Kinesiology: Theory (KIN )

KIN 3  First Aid and CPR

3 Units (Degree Applicable, CSU, UC, C-ID #: KIN 101)
Lecture: 54   
Advisory: Eligibility for ENGL 68

Training in caring for victims of injuries, sudden illness and other medical emergencies; includes Community CPR. Students who successfully pass all requirements, will earn the appropriate American Red Cross First Aid Certificate and/or CPR Certificate.

TermCRNCourse TitleDayTimeInstructorLocation
Winter 201730244KIN:3MTWR9:55am - 12:10pmJ. Todd27A-106
Winter 201730259KIN:3MTWR7:30am - 9:45amR. Rojas27A-106
Winter 201730286KIN:3MTWR5:10pm - 7:25pmK. Purper27A-106
Winter 201731073KIN:3MTWR12:20pm - 2:35pmE. Pula27A-106

KIN 5  Advanced First Aid/CPR/Emergency Response

3 Units (Degree Applicable, CSU)
Lecture: 54   
Advisory: Eligibility for ENGL 68

First responder training, training and certifications, including laboratory experience for developing the First Aid (FA)and CPR skills required by public safety personnel, athletic trainers, emergency response team members, flight attendants, coaches and nurses. Students who successfully pass all requirements will receive an American Red Cross (ARC) Certificate in Emergency Response and/or CPR for the Professional Rescuer.

KIN 13  Sports Officiating

3 Units (Degree Applicable, CSU, UC)
Lecture: 54   

Rules, regulations and career opportunities of various team and individual sports.

TermCRNCourse TitleDayTimeInstructorLocation
Winter 201730260KIN:13MTWR7:30am - 9:45amB. Crichlow45-1462

KIN 15  Administration of Fitness Programs

2 Units (Degree Applicable, CSU)
(May be taken for option of letter grade or Pass/No Pass)
Lecture: 36   

Leadership training and administrative skills related to fitness specialists, personal trainers and physical educators. Current issues, curriculum topics and practical skills related to careers in fitness and physical education.

KIN 17  Introduction to Kinesiology

3 Units (Degree Applicable, CSU, UC)
(May be taken for option of letter grade or Pass/No Pass)
Lecture: 54   

Kinesiology as a profession and academic discipline. Explores sub-disciplines, opportunities in the field, philosophy, scientific basis, and analysis.

KIN 19  Introduction to Care/Prevention of Activity/Sports -Related Injuries

3 Units (Degree Applicable, CSU, UC)
Lecture: 54   

Techniques and procedures for prevention and treatment of activity and sports-related injuries. Includes the responsibilities of the athletic trainer, policies and procedures of the athletic training room and the operation of rehabilitative modalities.

TermCRNCourse TitleDayTimeInstructorLocation
Winter 201731085KIN:19MTWR7:35pm - 9:50pmM. Landas27A-106

KIN 24  Applied Kinesiology

2 Units (Degree Applicable, CSU)
(May be taken for option of letter grade or Pass/No Pass)
Lecture: 36   

The study of movement as it relates to exercise and the interrelationships of body segments involved in human movement activity, actions of joints, nerves and muscle exercise.

KIN 34  Fitness for Living

3 Units (Degree Applicable, CSU, UC)
Lecture: 54   

Survey and analysis of the components of fitness and wellness. Effects of fitness on optimal health, well-being, concepts of human movement, fitness program design, stress management, nutrition and weight maintenance.

TermCRNCourse TitleDayTimeInstructorLocation
Winter 201730245KIN:34MTWR9:55am - 12:10pmR. Kamaka27A-109
Winter 201730246KIN:34MTWR12:30pm - 2:35pmJ. Sanchez45-1462
Winter 201730261KIN:34MTWR9:55am - 12:10pmS. Parker45-1462
Winter 201730262KIN:34MTWR7:30am - 9:45amC. Jackson27A-109
Winter 201730287KIN:34MTWR2:45pm - 5:00pmR. Purcell45-1462
Winter 201731086KIN:34MTWR5:10pm - 7:25pmA. Oliver45-1462

KIN 38  Physiology of Exercise for Fitness

3 Units (Degree Applicable)
Lecture: 54   

Theory of basic physiological concepts as they pertain to exercise training and the prescription of individual fitness programs.

KIN 39  Techniques of Fitness Testing

2 Units (Degree Applicable, CSU)
(May be taken for option of letter grade or Pass/No Pass)
Lecture: 36   

Theory and techniques of fitness testing, assessment, evaluation, and exercise program design. Includes laboratory experience and practical applications. This course is part of the Fitness Specialist Certificate.

KIN 40  Techniques of Strength Training and Conditioning

3 Units (Degree Applicable, CSU)
(May be taken for option of letter grade or Pass/No Pass)
Lecture: 54   

Principles and techniques of strength training and cardiovascular conditioning. Includes both theory and practical instruction of strength training and cardiovascular exercise, special needs considerations, professional responsibilities and liabilities, skills needed for those entering the fitness training job field.

KIN 41  Techniques of Teaching Weight Training

2 Units (Degree Applicable, CSU)
(May be taken for option of letter grade or Pass/No Pass)
Lecture: 36   

Part of the Fitness Specialist Certificate covering the principles and techniques of teaching weight training. Includes muscle structure and function, training sequences, free weight and machine equipment, safety factors, including contraindications for exercise.

KIN 44  Theory of Coaching

3 Units (Degree Applicable, CSU, UC)
Lecture: 54   

Coaching issues and problems facing the coach today and includes the philosophy, theory, and principles of developing and maintaining an athletic program. Designed for coaches at varying levels from youth league to high school varsity

KIN 50  Mt. Sac Fire Academy Physical Ability Entrance Exam

1 Unit (Degree Applicable)
(May be taken for Pass/No Pass only)
Lecture: 9   

Physical ability test for admission into the Mt. SAC Fire Academy. Candidates must be approved by Fire Technology Office.

KIN 81  Work Experience for Coaching

2 Units (Degree Applicable)
(May be taken for Pass/No Pass only)
Lab: 150
Prerequisite: Compliance with Work Experience regulations as designated in College Catalog

Provides coaching and physical education students with on-the-job experience in approved worksites related to coaching. A minimum of 75 paid or 60 non-paid clock hours per semester is required for each unit of credit. Work experience placement is not guaranteed, but assistance is provided by the Coaching Certificate faculty advisor.

KIN 85  Fitness Specialist Internship

1 Unit (Degree Applicable)
(May be taken for option of letter grade or Pass/No Pass)
Lab: 75

Provides fitness specialist students with actual on-the-job skill development in fitness testing, analysis and prescription. A minimum of 75 paid or 60 non-paid clock hours per semester of supervised work is required for each unit of credit. It is recommended that the hours per week be equally distributed throughout the semester. Work experience placement is not guaranteed, but assistance is provided by the Fitness Certificate faculty advisor.

KIN 92  Work Experience - Athletic Training

2-3 Units (Degree Applicable)
(May be taken for Pass/No Pass only)
Lab: 120-239
Prerequisite: KIN 19 and compliance with Work Experience regulations as designated in the College Catalog

Provides Athletic Trainer Aides and Kinesiology students with actual on-the-job experience in an approved worksite related to classroom instruction. A minimum of 75 paid or 60 non-paid clock hours per semester of supervised work is required for each unit of credit. Instructor approval required.

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