Courses

HHP 101 Tennis

1/4 Unit

Requisites

  • HHP-160 Must be taken prior to taking this course.

Offerings

Section Instructor Time Comments
A Mr. James Buriak T/Th 10:10AM-11:40AM

HHP 106 Badminton

1/4 Unit

Requisites

  • HHP-160 Must be taken prior to taking this course.

Offerings

Section Instructor Time Comments
A Dr. Anil M. Shende T/Th 10:10AM-11:40AM

HHP 114 Yoga

1/4 Unit

Requisites

  • HHP-160 Must be taken prior to taking this course.

Offerings

Section Instructor Time Comments
A Ms. Jill C. Loftis T/Th 1:10PM-2:40PM
B Ms. Jill C. Loftis T/Th 2:50PM-4:20PM
C Ms. Kimberly L. Vest M/W 8:00AM-9:30AM

HHP 159 Pilates

1/4 Unit

Requisites

  • HHP-160 Must be taken prior to taking this course.

Offerings

Section Instructor Time Comments
A Mrs. Renee L. Rauch M/W/F 1:10PM-2:10PM

HHP 160 Fit for Life: Group Exercise

This course is designed to introduce the student to health and physical fitness components related to developing a healthy lifestyle. It will include physical fitness activities, health risk components, assessment, and the development of a personal health and fitness plan. Lecture: 3 hrs/wk. 1/4 Unit

Offerings

Section Instructor Time Comments
A1 Mrs. Cynthia E. Edmunds M/W/F 9:40AM-10:40AM
A3 Johanna T. Ferguson M/W/F 12:00PM-1:00PM

HHP 160 Fit for Life: group Exercise

This course is designed to introduce the student to health and physical fitness components related to developing a healthy lifestyle. It will include physical fitness activities, health risk components, assessment, and the development of a personal health and fitness plan. Lecture: 3 hrs/wk. 1/4 Unit

Offerings

Section Instructor Time Comments
A2 Johanna T. Ferguson M/W/F 10:50AM-11:50AM

HHP 160 Fitness for Life: Jogging

This course is designed to introduce the student to health and physical fitness components related to developing a healthy lifestyle. It will include physical fitness activities, health risk components, assessment, and the development of a personal health and fitness plan. Lecture: 3 hrs/wk. 1/4 Unit

Offerings

Section Instructor Time Comments
B Dr. Julie A. Schlegel M/W/F 8:30AM-9:30AM

HHP 160 Fit for Life: Phys. Cond.

This course is designed to introduce the student to health and physical fitness components related to developing a healthy lifestyle. It will include physical fitness activities, health risk components, assessment, and the development of a personal health and fitness plan. Lecture: 3 hrs/wk. 1/4 Unit

Offerings

Section Instructor Time Comments
C1 Dr. Michael P. Maina T/Th 8:30AM-10:00AM
C2 Dr. Michael P. Maina T/Th 10:10AM-11:40AM
C3 Mr. Shawn Urbanek M/W/F 10:50AM-11:50AM

HHP 160 Fitness for Life: Walking

This course is designed to introduce the student to health and physical fitness components related to developing a healthy lifestyle. It will include physical fitness activities, health risk components, assessment, and the development of a personal health and fitness plan. Lecture: 3 hrs/wk. 1/4 Unit

Offerings

Section Instructor Time Comments
D Mr. James Buriak M/W/F 1:10PM-2:10PM
E1 Dr. Olzhas Taniyev T/Th 4:30PM-6:00PM

HHP 195 Introduction to HEXS

This course serves as an introduction to the health and exercise science major, providing students with an overview of the historic development of modern exercise science, an introduction to scientific literature, and an exploration of career opportunities within the field. Foundational elements within major sub-fields will be introduced, including research methodologies, prominent subthemes, and educational preparation for advanced study and learning with the field of exercise science. (1/2) 1/2 Unit

Offerings

Section Instructor Time Comments
A Dr. Matthew P. Rearick Th 1:10PM-2:40PM
B Dr. Ashley Artese W 2:20PM-3:50PM

HHP 201 Motor Control and Learning

This course is designed to provide students with a comprehensive introduction to motor control, development and learning. Considerations for study will include rudimentary neurophysiology (from cells to systems), movement theories, as well as fundamental components of motor control and skill including learning, memory, attention, feedback and practice. Adaptation of human motion to various stimuli and motion analysis will be explored. A strong emphasis will be placed on students understanding the experimental findings and the theoretical frameworks that support the application of movement science within a variety of professional settings. (1) 1 Unit

Requisites

  • HHP-195 or HHP-221 Must be taken prior to taking this course.

Offerings

Section Instructor Time Comments
A Dr. Matthew P. Rearick M/W/F 8:30AM-9:30AM

HHP 204 Team Sports

Enables students to understand, demonstrate, and teach team sports including soccer, volleyball, and floor hockey. (1/2) Lecture: 3 hrs/wk. 1/2 Unit

Requisites

  • HHP-195 OR HHP-221 Must be taken prior to taking this course.

Offerings

Section Instructor Time Comments
A Dr. Michael P. Maina M/W/F 1:10PM-2:10PM

HHP 208 Exercise Test & Prescription

This course provides students with comprehensive knowledge and techniques related to exercise testing and program prescription as appropriate for apparently healthy populations. In following accepted guidelines, this course provides students with a foundation of assessment and prescription techniques, including risk stratification, health-related fitness testing and interpretation, client debriefing, behavior theory concepts, exercise programming guidelines, and validity and reliability considerations. (1) 1 Unit

Requisites

  • HHP-195 OR HHP-221 Must be taken prior to taking this course.
  • HHP-208L Must be taken at the same time as this course.

Offerings

Section Instructor Time Comments
A Dr. Ashley Artese T/Th 10:10AM-11:40AM

HHP 208L Exercise Test & Prescript Lab

Requisites

  • Co-requisite: HHP-208 Must be taken at the same time as this course.

Offerings

Section Instructor Time Comments
1 Mrs. Cynthia E. Edmunds Th 1:10PM-2:40PM
2 Mrs. Cynthia E. Edmunds Th 2:50PM-4:20PM

HHP 221 Prof Concepts & Leadership Dev

This course is designed to introduce students to the historical, philosophical, scientific, and professional aspects of health and human performance and to begin to prepare them to be leaders in the profession. Lecture: 3 hrs/wk. 1 Unit

Offerings

Section Instructor Time Comments
A Dr. K. C. Mayer, Jr. M/W/F 10:50AM-11:50AM

HHP 223 Introduction to Emergency Care

The causes, consequences, and reduction of accidents in all areas of life. First aid procedures including prevention, recognition, and care for injury and sudden illness. Lecture: 3 hrs/wk. for 1 /2 of the term. 1/2 Unit

Offerings

Section Instructor Time Comments
A Mr. James Buriak M 2:20PM-3:50PM
B Mr. Shawn Urbanek T 1:10PM-2:40PM

HHP 225 Cont Issues in Sport Mgmt.

A study of the sports industry through examination of problems and issues faced by contemporary sport managers. Unique characteristics of sport and resulting social and ethical responsibilities of sport managers are discussed. (1) Lecture: 3 hrs/wk. 1 Unit

Requisites

  • HHP-221 or permission Must be taken prior to taking this course.

Offerings

Section Instructor Time Comments
A Dr. Olzhas Taniyev M/W/F 9:40AM-10:40AM

HHP 226 Strength and Conditioning

This course provides students with a conceptual foundation and applied experience using a variety of sport, fitness, and rehabilitative movements. Students will explore rudimentary biomechanics and will combine this with principles from movement and exercise science. Emphasis is placed on students knowing, demonstrating, and explaining the proper techniques for traditional single and multi-joint movements, functional training movements, and basic dynamic motions. (1) 1 Unit

Requisites

  • HHP-201 and HHP-208 Must be taken prior to taking this course.

Offerings

Section Instructor Time Comments
A Dr. Michael P. Maina M/W/F 8:30AM-9:30AM

HHP 230 Research Methods in HEXS

This course is designed to provide students with an overview of scientific methods in the broad fields of health and exercise science. With a focus on research ethics, research design, sampling, and descriptive and inferential statistical analyses, student will understand the processes by which research questions are generated, evaluated, supported, and presented in oral and written forms. (1) 1 Unit

Requisites

  • HHP-195 or permission. Must be taken prior to taking this course.

Offerings

Section Instructor Time Comments
A Dr. Elizabeth I. Ackley M/W 2:20PM-3:50PM

HHP 313 Sport Marketing

This course explores the sport marketing process as it relates to research, promotion, sponsorships, and public relations activities in athletics, fitness, and commercial sport operations. Students will examine the principles of athletic and commercial sport operations, with a special emphasis on understanding the techniques and strategies used in meeting the wants and needs of consumers in the sport industry. Students will then actively apply these principles to develop marketing strategies for sport and sport-related organizations. (1) 1 Unit

Requisites

  • HHP-221 Must be taken prior to taking this course.

Offerings

Section Instructor Time Comments
E Dr. K. C. Mayer, Jr. M 5:45PM-8:45PM

HHP 315 Behavioral Perspective HEXS

A study of the behavioral factors related to participation in healthy living, exercise, and sport. (1) 1 Unit

Requisites

  • HHP-195 or HHP-221 Must be taken prior to taking this course.

Offerings

Section Instructor Time Comments
A Dr. Olzhas Taniyev M/W/F 2:20PM-3:20PM

HHP 316 Nutrition

This course is designed to provide students with an understanding of basic concepts in human nutrition. Topics will include the physiological and biochemical processes involved in nutrient metabolism across all stages of human development and in the contexts of health and disease. Students will examine the rationale for and application of nutrition guidelines and will consider the impact of food choice, including the role of behavioral and sociological aspects of eating, relative to nutrition and nutrient-related diseases in a global context. (1) 1 Unit

Requisites

  • BIOL-106 OR BIOL-190 or permission Must be taken prior to taking this course.

Offerings

Section Instructor Time Comments
A Dr. Ashley Artese T/Th 8:30AM-10:00AM

HHP 325 Exercise Physiology

The course serves as an introduction to the basic principles of exercise physiology, building on foundational knowledge gained through anatomy and physiology, and exercise testing coursework. Through the investigation of challenges to homeostasis brought about by physical activity, exercise and sports participation, students will gain an understanding of acute responses and chronic adaptations of the body brought about by exposure to the stresses of exercise in changing environmental conditions. (1) 1 Unit

Requisites

  • HHP-208 or permission. Must be taken prior to taking this course.
  • HHP-325L Must be taken at the same time as this course.

Offerings

Section Instructor Time Comments
A Dr. Elizabeth I. Ackley T/Th 10:10AM-11:40AM

HHP 325L Exercise Physiology Lab

Requisites

  • Co-requisite: HHP-325 Must be taken at the same time as this course.

Offerings

Section Instructor Time Comments
1 Mrs. Cynthia E. Edmunds T 1:10PM-3:25PM
2 Mrs. Cynthia E. Edmunds W 2:20PM-4:35PM

HHP 326 Therapeutic Interventions

This course is designed to provide students with an understanding of therapeutic modalities and therapeutic exercise for the prevention and rehabilitation of orthopedic injuries. It will focus on theory, design and implementation of appropriate therapeutic modalities and functional exercise progressions utilized in the rehabilitation process. Students will develop an understanding of the disablement model, learning how to plan, implement, document, and evaluate programs for the rehabilitation and reconditioning of injuries of those patients involved with physical activity. 1 Unit

Requisites

  • HHP-201 AND HHP-208 or permission. Must be taken prior to taking this course.

Offerings

Section Instructor Time Comments
A Mr. Shawn Urbanek M/W/F 1:10PM-2:10PM

HHP 335 Coordinated School Health Prgm

This course is designed to guide prospective health educators in conceptualizing, implementing, and assessing comprehensive, coordinated school health programs in PreK-12 settings. Included will be content and experiences related to the eight component school health program model (Allensworth and Kolbe) and special topics and issues related to implementing effective programs. Lecture: 3 hrs/wk. 1 Unit

Requisites

  • HHP-221 and 301 or permission Must be taken prior to taking this course.

Offerings

Section Instructor Time Comments
A Dr. Julie A. Schlegel M/W/F 10:50AM-11:50AM

HHP 402 Special Populations

This course is designed to provide students with the appropriate knowledge and skills to conduct exercise tests and develop exercise prescriptions for special populations. The course applies models of exercise physiology, movement science and health/fitness concepts and synthesizes them into a coherent framework for working with youth, older adults, pregnant women, and individuals with cardiovascular, metabolic and pulmonary conditions. In addition, this course prepares students for certification through the American College of Sports Medicine. (1) 1 Unit

Requisites

  • HHP-325 or permission. Must be taken prior to taking this course.

Offerings

Section Instructor Time Comments
A Dr. Ashley Artese M/W/F 12:00PM-1:00PM

HHP 404 Physed Mthd & Mat Ii: 6-12

This course is designed to prepare students in effective curriculum design, instructional delivery, performance assessment, and classroom management specific to teaching physical education in Grades 6-12. Lecture: 3 hrs/wk. 1 Unit

Requisites

  • HHP-195 or HHP-221 or permission. Must be taken prior to taking this course.
  • HHP-226 or permission. Must be taken prior to taking this course.

Offerings

Section Instructor Time Comments
A Dr. Julie A. Schlegel T/Th 1:10PM-2:40PM

HHP 406 Independent Study Or Research

A program of advanced intensive study and/or research in health and human performance under the guidance of departmental staff. (Admission with recommendation of the directing professor and approval of the department chair.} 1 Unit

Offerings

Section Instructor Time Comments
OT Dr. Olzhas Taniyev

HHP 418 Internship

Field experience in health and human performance. (1) 1 Unit

Requisites

  • Permission of internship supervisor and Must be taken prior to taking this course.
  • department chair; completion of HHP 223,
  • Introduction to Emergency Care or equivalent.

Offerings

Section Instructor Time Comments
A Dr. K. C. Mayer, Jr.
B Mr. James Buriak