Courses

HHP 106 Badminton

1/4 Unit

Requisites

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

Offerings

Section Instructor Time Comments
A M. Maina T/Th 1:10PM-2:40PM

HHP 114 Yoga

1/4 Unit

Requisites

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

Offerings

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

HHP 128 Karate

1/4 Unit

Requisites

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

Offerings

Section Instructor Time Comments
E J. Lynch M/W 7:30PM-9:00PM

HHP 130 Scuba Diving

1/4 Unit

Requisites

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

Offerings

Section Instructor Time Comments
E K. Dunker W 6:00PM-9:00PM

HHP 142 Hiking & Backpacking

1/4 Unit

Requisites

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

Offerings

Section Instructor Time Comments
A M. Fleenor M 2:20PM-5:20PM

HHP 159 Pilates

1/4 Unit

Requisites

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

Offerings

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

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
A1 J. Schlegel M/W/F 8:30AM-9:30AM

HHP 160 Fitness 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 J. Buriak M/W/F 1:10PM-2:10PM
C2 S. Urbanek M/W/F 10:50AM-11:50AM
C3 M. Maina T/Th 8:30AM-10:00AM
C4 J. Buriak T/Th 10:10AM-11:40AM

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
D1 J. Ferguson M/W/F 12:00PM-1:00PM
D2 C. Edmunds M/W/F 9:40AM-10:40AM

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
E1 D. Dallas T/Th 4:30PM-6:00PM
E2 J. Ferguson 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 A. Artese T 1:10PM-2:40PM

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

Offerings

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

HHP 205 Non-Traditional Games & Activi

Enables students to understand, demonstrate and teach non-traditional games and activities including Frisbee, Speedball, and other unique activities in physical education. (1/2) Lecture and Laboratory: 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 M. 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 A. Artese T/Th 10:10AM-11:40AM

HHP 208L Exercise Test & Prescript Lab

Offerings

Section Instructor Time Comments
1 C. Edmunds Th 1:10PM-2:40PM
2 A. Artese 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 O. Taniyev M/W/F 12:00PM-1:00PM

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 J. Buriak Th 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 O. 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 M. 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 E. Ackley M/W/F 12:00PM-1:00PM

HHP 301 Personal & Community Health

An understanding of the principles and problems of personal, school, and community health as applied to everyday living. Lecture: 3 hrs/wk. 1 Unit

Requisites

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

Offerings

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

HHP 302 PhysEd: Meth & Mater I: PK-6

A progressive program of developmentally appropriate activities for children kindergarten through seventh-grade level. Recommended for PreK-7 licensure. Lecture: 3 hrs/wk.; Observation in schools. 1 Unit

Requisites

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

Offerings

Section Instructor Time Comments
A J. Schlegel T/Th 8:30AM-10:00AM

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
A K. Mayer M/W/F 1:10PM-2:10PM

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 A. Artese T/Th 8:30AM-10:00AM

HHP 317 Neuromechanics

This contemporary course draws on the disciplines of neurophysiology and physics to examine typical and atypical movement forms. A special emphasis is placed on exploring how the sensorimotor system plays an active role in this process, particularly its interaction with the physical laws that constrain human movement. References to normal, everyday actions, as well as sport and rehabilitative movement are pervasive. (1) 1 Unit

Requisites

  • HHP-201 or permission. Must be taken prior to taking this course.
  • Co-Requirement HHP-317L-1

Offerings

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

HHP 317L Neuromechanics Lab

Offerings

Section Instructor Time Comments
1 M. Rearick M 2:20PM-4:35PM

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 E. Ackley T/Th 10:10AM-11:40AM

HHP 325L Exercise Physiology Lab

Offerings

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

HHP 405 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.} 1/2 Unit

Offerings

Section Instructor Time Comments
A A. Artese
B K. Mayer
C E. Ackley

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
A A. Artese
B C. Edmunds
C C. Edmunds
D E. Ackley
F M. Rearick
I O. Taniyev
P1 K. Mayer
P2 O. Taniyev
P3 E. Ackley

HHP 412 Adv Prin & Prac Sport Mgmt

An in-depth analysis of the sport industry with special emphasis given to the sport manager's roles and functions. Students will develop a thorough understanding of the following principles; facilities management, event management, risk management, marketing, finances, sponsorship, communications, compliance and career preparation. This course is designed to integrate key concepts from previous courses while requiring a comprehensive understanding of the industry.(1) Lecture: 3 hrs/wk. 1 Unit

Requisites

  • HHP-225 Must be taken prior to taking this course.

Offerings

Section Instructor Time Comments
A K. Mayer T/Th 10:10AM-11:40AM

HHP 415 Eval of Athletic Injuries

This course will provide students with a thorough understanding of the procedures for evaluation of athletic injuries. Emphasis will be placed on the head, spine, and upper and lower extremities. Lecture: 3 hrs/wk. 1 Unit

Requisites

  • Admission to Athletic Training major or successful Must be taken prior to taking this course.
  • completion of BIOL-230 or permission

Offerings

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

HHP 416 Athletic Training Internship

An opportunity for students to gain prac tical work experience in an area related to athletic training. 1 Unit

Requisites

  • HHP-223 First Aid and Safety, or equivalent. Must be taken prior to taking this course.

Offerings

Section Instructor Time Comments
A J. Buriak

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 J. Buriak
B K. Mayer

HHP 496 Honors Project

A program of independent study culminat ing in a paper, artistic creation, or pe rformance. 1 Unit

Offerings

Section Instructor Time Comments
A K. Mayer
B J. Buriak