KPE405 Statistical Analysis (3)
Statistical analysis and evaluation of data within physical education. Analysis topics can include descriptive statistics,
sampling distributions, bivariate data, probability, and common hypothesis tests. Waives general education requirement
MA240 only for Kinesiology & Physical Education majors. Counts as an upper division math course for Liberal
KPE412 Teaching P.E. in the Secondary School (3)
A study of the physical education techniques and materials used in junior and senior high schools.
KPE414 Organization & Administration of P.E. (3)
A study with suggestions for implementing a physical education program, with emphasis on departmental organization,
buying and caring for equipment, care of facilities, tests and measurements, and the importance of the interschool and
KPE415 Elementary P.E. Components & Techniques (2)
An elective course involving a study of the physical education techniques and materials used in the elementary school.
An exploration of physical education activities that can be used at the elementary school levels.
KPE425 Prevention & Care of Athletic Injuries (3)
Theory and practice in the prevention and care of athletic injuries. This course will cover injury recognition and
evaluation of common upper and lower extremity injuries in the athletic populations. In addition, general medical
conditions found in active populations will be discussed.
KPE426 Advanced Prevention & Care of Athletic Injuries (3)
An advanced course in theory and practice in the prevention and care of athletic injuries. Emphasis will be placed on
fundamental evaluation and assessment skills needed by an allied health professional working with active populations.
KPE436 Motor Learning (3)
A study of the theories related to motor learning and human development, and the nature of learning basic locomotor
and sports skills as related to physiological, psychological, and sociological aspects of development.
KPE446 Reconditioning of Athletic Injuries (3)
The theory and practice of rehabilitation principles including pain control, tissue repair, joint range of motion, flexibility,
proprioception, and strength acquisition. The information is presented in a lecture and lab format.
KPE448 Research in Physical Education (1-3)
An elective course involving intensive library and field study of a selected topic in contemporary physical education.
Prerequisites: permission of the instructor or senior standing.
KPE465 Primary Physical Assessment (2)
Assessment of cardiovascular and respiratory disorders; neurological disorders; disorders of the eye, ears, nose, throat,
and mouth; systematic disorders; and dermatological conditions.
KPE479 Clinical Internship (1-3)
Off-campus observation and analysis of various allied health care settings.
KPE490 Senior Competency Exam (1)
Required written analysis and skill assessment exam. The student must pass the exam with at least 70% in order to
graduate. Individuals in teaching/coaching emphasis, exercise and sport science emphasis, and pre-physical therapy
emphasis must complete a written exam.