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SES - Sport and Exercise Science

Courses numbered SES 100 to SES 195 are: Repeatable, no limitations.

SES 100 Basketball (1)

Gain knowledge and skill in the game of basketball.

SES 101 Flag Football (1)

Gain knowledge and skill in the game of flag football.

SES 102 Soccer (1)

Gain knowledge and skill in the game of soccer.

SES 103 Softball (1)

Gain knowledge and skill in the game of softball.

SES 104 Volleyball (1)

Gain knowledge and skill in the game of volleyball.

SES 110 Badminton (1)

Gain knowledge and skill in the game of badminton.

SES 111 Bowling (1)

Gain knowledge and skill in the game of bowling. Participation fee.

SES 113 Fly Fishing/Trap Shooting (1)

Gain knowledge and skill in the activities of fly fishing and trap shooting.

SES 114 Golf (1)

Gain knowledge and skill in the game of golf. Participation fee.

SES 116 Water Safety Instructor (2)

A current Basic and Emergency Water Safety or Lifeguard Training certificate is required. Course trains instructor candidates to teach the American Red Cross Water Safety courses.

SES 118 Swimming (1)

Gain knowledge and skill in the activity of swimming.

SES 119 Tennis (1)

Gain knowledge and skill in the game of tennis.

SES 120 Lifeguard Training (2)

American Red Cross skills and knowledge required for an individual to properly assume the responsibilities of a lifeguard at a swimming pool or a protected (non-surf) open water beach.

SES 125 Hiking (1)

Gain knowledge and skill in the activities of hiking.

SES 127 Cross-Country Skiing (1)

Gain knowledge and skill in the activity of cross-country skiing. Participation fee.

SES 128 Cycling (1)

Gain knowledge and skill in the activity of cycling.

SES 129 Downhill Skiing (1)

Gain knowledge and skill in the activity of downhill skiing. Participation fee. ()

SES 130 Kayaking (1)

Gain knowledge and skill in the activity of kayaking. Participation fee.

SES 131 Orienteering (1)

Gain knowledge and skill in the activities of orienteering.

SES 132 Challenge Ropes Course (1)

Students will participate in high and low level rope adventure activities.

SES 133 Scuba Diving (1)

Gain knowledge and skill in the activity of scuba diving. Participation fee.

SES 134 Self Defense (1)

Gain knowledge and skill in the activity of self defense.

SES 135 Rock Climbing (1)

Gain knowledge and skill in the activity of technical climbing.

SES 136 Intermediate Challenge Ropes Course (1)

Prerequisite: SES 132. Designed to provide students with increased challenges on the UNC adventure course. The course will culminate in a field trip in the mountains.

SES 145 Activity for Stress Management (1)

Use of a variety of physical activities to control stress.

SES 146 Group Fitness (1)

Improve personal skills and fitness through conditioning activities.

SES 147 Aquacize (1)

Improve personal skills and fitness through aquacize activities.

SES 148 Exercise and Weight Control (1)

Improve personal skills and fitness through exercise and weight control activities.

SES 149 Fitness and Conditioning (1)

Improve personal skills and fitness through fitness and conditioning activities.

SES 150 Jogging and Walking (1)

Improve personal skills and fitness through jogging and walking.

SES 152 Swimming Conditioning (1)

Improve personal skills and fitness through swimming activities.

SES 153 Weight Training (1)

Improve personal skills and fitness through weight training activities.

SES 174 Social Dance (1)

Gain knowledge and skill in social dance. Includes traditional dance steps: polka, foxtrot, waltz, two-step; Latin American Rhythms: Cha-Cha, Rhumba, Tango; country swing and swing, social etiquette.

SES 181 Introduction to Clinical Athletic Training (1)

This course is an introduction to the clinical athletic training program for first year students interested in the field of athletic training.

SES 200 Weight Training and Conditioning (1)

Majors and minors only. Motor skill acquisition, advanced techniques, and knowledge appropriate for the successful participation and instruction in strength training activities and conditioning.

SES 201 Track and Field (1)

Majors and minors only. To teach the rules, training principles, techniques, movement skills, and analyses of the sport of track and field to professional preparation candidates completing a physical education major.

SES 209 Dance Activities (1)

Majors and minors only. Focus on participation and analyses of traditional, social, American folk and square, and popular dance forms appropriate for upper elementary and secondary physical education.

SES 210 Developmentally Appropriate Elementary Activities (3)

Majors and minors only. Exploration, participation, and analysis of broad-based variety of physical activities that promote an optimal childhood development of movement foundations.

SES 220 Anatomical Kinesiology (3)

Study of the anatomical bases of human movement. Laboratory provides application of principles.

SES 221 Biomechanics (3)

Prerequisites: SES 220 and 3 Math credits or equivalent. Application of mechanical principles in the study of human movement. Laboratory provides application of concepts.

SES 232 Leadership in Outdoor Education (3)

Learn the theory and application of outdoor leadership. Topics include program design, risk management principles, trip planning, outdoor living skills, leadership considerations, teaching methodology, and facilitation and debriefing principles.

SES 233 Advanced First Aid and Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (2)

Provide advanced and additional topics relative to first aid, i.e., increase proficiency skills, update CPR knowledge, increase knowledge in preventive and causative factors of injury and illness.

SES 234 Mountain Biking (2)

Designed for outdoor education and recreation leaders implementing mountain biking into outdoor programs. The course covers technical skills, instructional methodology, leadership issues, and environmentally sound riding ethics.

SES 235 Backcountry Skiing (2)

Concurrent enrollment in SES 238. Designed to develop outdoor education and recreation leaders' skills and knowledge of teaching and leading backcountry skiing. Including classic touring, telemarking, backcountry skills and avalanche awareness.

SES 236 Technical Rock Climbing (2)

Develop students' knowledge and techniques for teaching and managing technical rock climbing activities, focusing on top-rope climbing. Topics include climbing and rappelling skills, anchors, site management, equipment, and safety.

SES 237 Paddle Sports (2)

Introduces outdoor education and recreation leaders to technical skills, leadership concepts, and instructional methodologies of paddle sports. Emphasis is on minimum impact paddling skills for lake and river travel.

SES 238 Winter Wilderness Living (2)

Concurrent enrollment in SES 235. Develop knowledge and techniques for teaching and leading winter camping and backcountry travel activities. Topics include avalanche awareness, and fundamental camping and travel techniques for winter environments.

SES 240 Secondary Physical Education Content I (3)

Majors and minors only. Facilitates enhanced performance, analysis, and tactical understanding of invasion games and field run/score games (e.g., basketball, soccer, team handball, football, speedball, ultimate frisbee, hockey, softball, cricket, and modified kickball).

SES 241 Secondary Physical Education Content II (3)

Majors and minors only. Facilitates enhanced performance, analysis, and tactical understanding of net/wall games and target games (e.g., tennis, volleyball, badminton, golf, shuffleboard, boccie, disc golf).

SES 243 Outdoor and Adventure Programming (3)

Majors only. Designed to provide physical education majors with activities and teaching strategies necessary for integrating and implementing outdoor and adventure activities into a school program.

SES 266 Introduction to Physical Education as a Profession (3)

Prerequisites: 2.5 overall GPA, and 2.7 major GPA. Co-requisite: EDFE 110, EDFE 170. Majors and minors only. Focus on historical and current issues and philosophical perspectives of physical education, sport, and fitness. Implications for today's physical education programs will be identified and discussed.

SES 300 Fitness Management (3)

Majors only. Management, marketing, risk management and legal strategies as related to the exercise and fitness industry. Students observe, practice and analyze management, marketing and legal strategies.

SES 305 Programming in Youth Development (3)

Provides philosophical and practical base for working in youth development programs. Focus on programs that serve youth through physical activity, with special emphasis on goals of personal and social responsibility.

SES 312 Coaching and Officiating of Baseball (2)

Study techniques and strategies of coaching competitive baseball and obtain background and understanding of rules and techniques of baseball officiating.

SES 313 Coaching and Officiating of Basketball (2)

Study techniques and strategies of coaching competitive basketball and obtain background and understanding of rules and techniques of basketball officiating.

SES 314 Coaching and Officiating of Football (2)

Study techniques and strategies of coaching football and obtain background and understanding of rules and techniques of football officiating.

SES 316 Coaching and Officiating Tennis (2)

Study techniques and strategies of coaching competitive tennis and obtain background and understanding of rules and techniques of tennis officiating.

SES 317 Coaching and Officiating of Track and Field (2)

Study techniques and strategies of coaching competitive track and field and obtain background and understanding of rules and techniques of track and field officiating.

SES 318 Coaching and Officiating of Soccer (2)

Study techniques and strategies of coaching competitive soccer and obtain background and understanding of rules and techniques of soccer officiating.

SES 319 Coaching and Officiating of Softball (2)

Study techniques and strategies of coaching competitive softball and obtain background and understanding of rules and techniques of softball officiating.

SES 320 Coaching and Officiating of Swimming (2)

Current WSI. Study techniques and strategies of coaching competitive swimming and obtain background and understanding of rules and techniques of swimming officiating.

SES 321 Coaching and Officiating of Volleyball (2)

Study techniques and strategies of coaching competitive volleyball and obtain background and understanding of rules and techniques of volleyball officiating.

SES 322 Exercise Physiology I (3)

Prerequisite: SES 220. Investigate the basic concepts in the physiological components of human movement. Laboratory provides application of principles.

SES 323 Motor Learning and Development (3)

Study of the neuropsychological components of motor behavior, with an emphasis on movement problems. Laboratory provides application of concepts.

SES 324 Exercise Physiology II (3)

Prerequisite: SES 322. Application of the physiological principles of human movement during special circumstances such as training, altitude, hot and cold environments, and ergogenic aids.

SES 325 Coaching and Officiating of Wrestling (2)

Study techniques and strategies of coaching competitive wrestling and obtain background and understanding of rules and techniques of wrestling officiating.

SES 333 Psychological Analysis of Sports, Exercise and Physical Activity (3)

An introduction to the theories, subject matter and latest empirical research concerning the cognitive processes and emotional states that regulate and influence performance in sports, exercise and other physical activities.

SES 335 Sports Pedagogy (2)

Designed to analyze and study teaching and coaching behaviors that are necessary for students interested in the coaching profession.

SES 338 Teaching Diverse Populations (3)

Prerequisite: 2.5 overall GPA and 2.7 major GPA required. Majors and Minors only. This course is designed to assist students in acquiring methods and techniques for teaching diverse populations in traditional and alternative physical activity settings.

SES 340 Planning and Instructional Design (4)

(3 lecture, 1 laboratory) Prerequisites: SES 240 or SES 241 and SES 266. Prerequisite: EDFE 110 and 2.5 overall GPA and 2.7 major GPA required. Laboratory required. Majors and minors only. Introductory course in sequence of professional teaching skills courses. Emphasis on identifying and developing beginning teaching skills necessary for effective instruction in physical education. Laboratory provides application of principles.

SES 342 Teaching Health-Related Fitness (3)

Prerequisites: SES 220, SES 340, EDFE 120 and 2.5 overall GPA and 2.7 major GPA required. Majors and minors only. Facilitates future teacher's knowledge, skills appreciation and confidence needed to lead school-aged children in the development of active healthy lives.

SES 380 Prevention and Care of Sports Injuries (2)

Prerequisites: SES 220 or equivalent. Emphasis on prevention of injury to the athlete. Includes an overview of mechanisms, initial care, reconditioning and basic wrapping and taping techniques of sports injuries and organization of preventive programs.

SES 381 Clinical Practicum in Athletic Training Level I: Practice Preparation (3)

Prerequisite: Admission to Athletic Training Clinical Program required. Clinical proficiencies will be taught and proficiencies and skills applied in a practical situation progressing toward completion of their first semester NATA competencies.

SES 382 Clinical Practicum in Athletic Training Level II: Protective Padding and Equipment Fitting (3)

Prerequisites: Admission to the clinical athletic training program and successful completion of SES 381 with a grade of "C" or better. Clinical proficiencies will be taught and proficiencies and skills applied in a practical situation progressing toward completion of NATA competencies.

SES 383 Clinical Practicum in Athletic Training Level III: Therapeutic Modalities (3)

Prerequisites: Admission to the clinical athletic training program and successful completion of SES 382 with a grade of "C" or better. Clinical proficiencies will be taught and proficiencies and skills applied in a practical situation progressing toward completion of NATA competencies.

SES 390 Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation Certification (1)

Basic skills and techniques of basic life support. Includes emergency medical systems, CPR for adult and child, obstruction for adult and child and special situation techniques.

SES 392 Internship in Physical Education (1-6)

Consent of instructor. Put into practice the knowledge and skills learned in the classroom. Assume responsibilities in administration supervision and evaluation in physical education and athletic settings. S/U graded. Repeatable, may be taken two times.

SES 400 Wilderness First Responder/CPR (3)

(3 lecture, 1 laboratory) Designed to provide outdoor practitioners with the knowledge needed to deal with emergencies in remote settings. 80-hour curriculum. Successful completion provides Wilderness First Responder certification.

SES 401 Physiological Implications for Human Performance (3)

This course is designed to explore the scientific principles of human physiology as related to exercise and performance. SES majors cannot use this course for their core requirements.

SES 403 Physical Education Methods for Elementary Teachers (1)

Prerequisite: EDFE 110. Study of the basic movement principles, movement activities and integration concepts appropriate for elementary children.

SES 404 Exercise Nutrition and Body Composition (3)

Prerequisite: SES 322 or equivalent. The nutritional aspects of human performance will be explored with a focus on fitness. The current methods of assessment of body composition are included.

SES 405 Exercise Programming for Cancer Patients (3)

Prerequisites: SES 322 and SES 324 or equivalent. This course will prepare individuals to design and conduct exercise intervention programs for cancer patients. The physiological alterations from cancer therapy and the exercise effects will be presented.

SES 408 Workshop in Sport and Exercise Science (1-3)

A variety of special topics related to issues associated with the sport and exercise science field of study. Repeatable, under different subtitles.

SES 410 Cardiac Rehabilitation (3)

Prerequisite: SES 322 or equivalent. Majors only. Juniors or above. Basic electrocardiography and ECG interpretation will be studied. Emphasis is ed on interpretation of resting and exercise EKG's, monitoring procedures, interpretation of abnormalities and drugs that may affect exercise.

SES 422 Directed Studies (1-3)

Individualized investigation under the direct supervision of a faculty member. (Minimum of 37.5 clock hours required per credit hour.) Repeatable, maximum concurrent enrollment is two times.

SES 430: Challenge Course Programming (3)

Prerequisite: SES 132. Procedures, techniques, and responsibilities for challenge course supervision, including operational guidelines and processes, maintenance and general inspection, equipment, safety procedures, and rescue.

SES 436 Social Influences on Sport and Exercise Behavior (3)

Application of sociological concepts and theories to examine current practices, problems and issues in physical activity, exercise and sport.

SES 438 Sport Psychology for Coaches (2)

An introduction to psychological factors influencing coaching effectiveness. Topics include information and strategies dealing with motivation, communication, mental rehearsal, psychological skills training, and stress management.

SES 440 Developing Pedagogical Skills in Elementary Physical Education (4)

(3 lecture, 1 laboratory) Prerequisites: EDFE 120, SES 323, SES 210, SES 340 and 2.5 overall GPA and 2.7 major GPA required. Laboratory required. Majors and minors only. Course is the second in sequence of professional teaching courses in physical education. Designed to develop skills and knowledge related to elementary physical education. Laboratory provides application of principles.

SES 441 Learner Assessment and Physical Education Technology (3)

Prerequisite: SES 340, EDFE 120 and 2.5 overall GPA and 2.7 major GPA required. Majors and minors only. Conceptual and practical understanding of alternative and traditional assessment of student learning in school physical education. Emphasis will be on formal and informal assessment and technological strategies that enhance learning.

SES 442 Developing Pedagogical Skills in Secondary Physical Education (4)

(3 lecture, 1 laboratory) Prerequisite: EDFE 120, SES 440 and 2.5 overall GPA and 2.7 major GPA required. Laboratory required. Majors and minors only. Provides preservice physical education teachers with theoretical knowledge and practical experiences required to successfully teach secondary physical education. Laboratory provides application of principles.

SES 461 Administration and Law (3)

Juniors or above. This course is designed to introduce the student to the legal and administrative principles involved in physical education teaching and coaching and working in recreational settings.

SES 480 Advanced Functional Assessment of Strength and Conditioning (3)

Prerequisites: SES 220, SES 221, SES 322. Study the concepts, procedures, techniques, and assessments used in the strength and conditioning in athletics. Students will develop suitable strength and conditioning programs based on the findings of case studies performed on various athletes during the course.

SES 481 Clinical Practicum in Athletic Training Level IV: Evaluation and Rehabilitation (3)

Prerequisites: Admission to the clinical athletic training program and successful completion of SES 383 with a grade of "C" or better. Clinical proficiencies will be taught and proficiencies and skills applied in a practical situation progressing toward completion of their fourth semester NATA competencies.

SES 482 Clinical Practicum in Athletic Training Level V: Senior Seminar (3)

Prerequisites: Admission to the clinical athletic training program and successful completion of SES 481 with a grade of "C" or better. Clinical proficiencies will be taught and proficiencies and skills applied in a practical situation progressing toward completion of their fifth semester NATA competencies.

SES 485 Mechanisms and Evaluation of Sports Injury (5)

(4 lecture, 2 laboratory) Laboratory required. Prerequisite: Admission to the Athletic Training Clinical Program required and consent of instructor. Majors only. Knowledge and practical applications that effectively recognize and evaluate the acute, chronic and life threatening injuries. Includes history, inspection, palpation, functional testing and special evaluation techniques.

SES 486 Clinical Methods of Sports Injury Rehabilitation (4)

Prerequisite: Admission to the Athletic Training Clinical Program required and consent of instructor. Majors only. Neurophysiological basis, techniques and skills utilized in the prevention and rehabilitation of sports injuries. Includes indications, contra-indications, applications of therapeutic exercise, protective aids and return to participation parameters.

SES 487 Therapeutic Modalities (3)

Prerequisites: Admission to the Athletic Training Clinical Program required and consent of instructor. Majors only. Introduction and practical application of theory, basis, and uses of the following modalities: cold, heat, hydrotherapy, muscle stimulation, compression, biofeedback, ultrasound, massage and other modalities utilized in sports injury.

SES 488 Athletic Training Administration (2)

Admission to Clinical Athletic Training Program required and consent of instructor. Majors only. Organization and administration of athletic training and sports medicine program. Topics include facilities, equipment, medical personal, budgets, insurance, emergency planning, risk management, professional code of ethics and other current topics.

SES 489 Medical Conditions (2)

Prerequisite: Admission into clinical athletic training program. Clinical proficiencies, introductory skills, and evaluation techniques in the area of medical injury, illness and disabilities will be taught. Basic clinical competencies and skills will be tested and evaluated.

SES 490 Exercise Assessment and Programming (4)

Prerequisites: SES 220, SES 221, SES 322, SES 323, SES 324 and SES 380; successful completion of Competency Assessment I exam. Majors only. Juniors and seniors only. Application of fitness assessments and the subsequent development, organization and implementation of exercise programs for healthy individuals and individuals with controlled diseases. Laboratory provides application of principles.

SES 492 Internship in Sport and Exercise Science (6-12)

Prerequisites: Completion of SES prefix courses with a GPA of 2.7; current CPR certification and consent of the Internship Director. Supervised experience in fitness and exercise programs or cardiac rehabilitation. S/U graded. Repeatable, maximum of 12 credits.

SES 493 Practicum in Outdoor Leadership (1-6)

Prerequisite: SES 232 or equivalent. Consent of instructor. A field base, advanced course in wilderness-based teaching and leadership. Students develop skills and knowledge in group development and safe leadership of ethical and effective wilderness travel. Repeatable, maximum of twelve hours.

SES 494 Exercise Science Practicum (3)

Consent of instructor. Application of physiological principles, assessment techniques, and exercise prescription in a community setting. Students will gain experience in the use and interpretation of fitness laboratory and field tests. Repeatable, maximum of six credits.

SES 500 Wilderness First Responder/CPR (3)

Designed to provide outdoor practitioners with the knowledge needed to deal with emergencies in remote settings. 80-hour curriculum. Successful completion provides Wilderness First Responder certification.

SES 508 Workshop (1-3)

A variety of workshops on special topics within the discipline. Goals and objectives will emphasize the acquisition of general knowledge and skills in the discipline. Repeatable, under different subtitles.

SES 510 Cardiac Rehabilitation (3)

Prerequisite: SES 322 or SES 626 or equivalent. Majors only. Basic electrocardiography and ECG interpretation will be studied. Emphasis is placed on interpretation of resting and exercise EKG's and monitoring procedures, interpretation of abnormalities and drugs that may affect exercise.

SES 513 Professional Renewal (1-3)

Update skills and knowledge of professionals in the discipline. Goals and objectives will be specifically directed at individual professional enhancement rather than the acquisition of general discipline knowledge or methodologies. S/U or letter graded. Repeatable, under different subtitles.

SES 520 Marketing of Sport (3)

Develop an understanding of and skill in the marketing process as it relates to promotion and public relations activities in physical education athletics and commercial sport operations. Cannot be taken in lieu of SES 576 required in the Sport Administration graduate programs.

SES 530 Challenge Course Programming (3)

Study the procedures, techniques, and responsibilities for challenge course supervision, including operational guidelines and processes, maintenance and general inspection, equipment, safety procedures, and rescue.

SES 550 Neural Aspects of Kinesiology (3)

Advanced study of neurological influences to movement. Learn terminology, structures of the human nervous system, cellular and macroscopic neurophysiology, and clinical applications associated with reflexive and voluntary movements and posture.

SES 555 Supervised Practicum in Teaching a College Basic Activity Course (1-3)

Consent of advisor. Provide a supervised college teaching experience of a basic activity course for qualified graduate students. S/U graded. Repeatable, maximum of three credits.

SES 560 Issues and Ethics in Sport Management (3)

An exploration of major issues, ethical theories, moral reasoning and their impact on the operation of programs in sport, physical education, fitness, athletics and recreation.

SES 570 Program Management (3)

Develop an understanding of theories and principles involved in managing a program in the sport industry.

SES 576 Sport Promotion and Marketing (3)

Develop skill and understanding in the marketing process relating to the sport industry, athletics and commercial sport operations. Primary focus: application of marketing principles to specific sport scenarios.

SES 580 Advanced Prevention, Care and Rehabilitation of Athletic Injuries (3)

Prerequisite: SES 380 or equivalent. Analyze, evaluate and apply current techniques and practices to injuries in the school physical activity and sports programs.

SES 585 Introduction to Sports Injuries for Coaches (2)

Introductory athletic training principles and techniques for coaches/students. Emphasis on the prevention and treatment of athletic injuries. CPR/first aid certification recommended. Not acceptable for SES majors.

SES 589 Bridging Theory and Practice in Sports Coaching (3)

Examination of theoretical and applied concepts of sports coaching. Emphasis is placed on practical experience of coaching sport that concentrates on coach education theory and effective coaching practices.

SES 594 Practicum in Outdoor Leadership (1-6)

A field based, advanced course in wilderness-based teaching and leadership. Students develop skills and knowledge in group development, planning, and safe leadership of ethical and effective wilderness travel. Repeatable, maximum of 12 credits.

SES 602 Introduction to Research in Sport and Exercise Science (3)

Receive an introduction and some application of strategy and methods of research to problem solving in physical education, sport management and exercise science.

SES 603 Professional Development Seminar (3)

This seminar will provide a cross disciplinary knowledge of the sport and exercise science field while simultaneously preparing students to disseminate scholarly work.

SES 605 Youth Development and Physical Activity (3)

Advanced theoretical and applied understanding of youth development programs. Emphasis is on service learning experience with physical activity programs that concentrate on the goals of personal and social responsibility.

SES 606 Scholarship in Youth Development (3)

The intent of this course is to critically examine scholarly efforts concerning programs and issues in youth development.

SES 612 Assessment in Sport Pedagogy (3)

Disseminate knowledge that contributes to quality professional practice. Students will experience new ways of thinking about assessment. Alternative ways of determining student learning, evaluation, grading and reporting will be explored.

SES 614 Analysis of Teaching in Physical Education (3)

Present and analyze systems used in evaluating student behavior, teacher behavior and student-teacher interaction. Study strategies for planning and implementing effective teaching and supervising in physical education.

SES 620 Neuromuscular Structure and Function (3)

Prerequisite: SES 220 or equivalent. Make an advanced study of the structural components of human movement, with special attention to the analysis of movement problems.

SES 621 Advanced Biomechanics (3)

Prerequisite: SES 221 or equivalent. Make an advanced study of the mechanical components of human movement, stressing the analysis of movement problems.

SES 622 Directed Studies (1-4)

Individualized investigation under the direct supervision of a faculty member. (Minimum of 37.5 clock hours required per credit hour.) Repeatable, maximum concurrent enrollment is two times.

SES 623 Advanced Neuromotor Kinesiology (3)

Prerequisite: SES 323 or equivalent. Advanced study of the neuropsychological components of motor learning and control with an emphasis on physical activity applications.

SES 624 Advanced Developmental Kinesiology (3)

Prerequisite: SES 323 or equivalent. Advanced study of the influence of developmental and aging processes upon movement across the lifespan.

SES 625 Laboratory Techniques in Kinesiological Research (3)

Consent of instructor. Titles: Laboratory Techniques in Biomechanics; Techniques in Exercise Physiology; and Laboratory Techniques in Social Psychological Kinesiology. Repeatable, under different subtitles.

SES 626 Advanced Physiological Kinesiology I (3)

Prerequisite: SES 322 or equivalent. Advanced study of energy metabolism and exercise nutrition involved with human movement.

SES 627 Advanced Physiological Kinesiology II (3)

Prerequisite: SES 626 or equivalent. Advanced study of the muscular and endocrine systems involved with human movement.

SES 628 Adventure Education (3)

Planning and implementing adventure activities that provide challenge, choice, and opportunities for personal and group growth. Emphasis on program development, facilitation techniques, and direct application of adventure activities and principles.

SES 629 Concepts in Kinesiology (3)

Experiences provided are: Biomechanics of Locomotion, Cardiopulmonary Physiology and Motivation. Repeatable, under different subtitles.

SES 631 Outdoor Education (3)

Study the history, philosophy and principles of outdoor physical education. Focus will be on the interdisciplinary nature and educational growth through outdoor experiences.

SES 635 Exercise and Sports Psychology (3)

Application of psychological concepts, principles and empirical findings to exercise programs and organized sport settings.

SES 640 Curriculum in Physical Education (3)

Consider the principles underlying curriculum instruction, various curriculum elements and build a curriculum in physical education.

SES 641 Instructional Strategies for Elementary School Physical Education (3)

Study of research and advanced techniques in teaching elementary physical education. Emphasis on teacher instruction and management, student skill learning time and current program planning.

SES 642 Instructional Strategies for Secondary School Physical Education (3)

Study of research and advanced techniques in teaching secondary physical education. Emphasis on understanding the role of the secondary teacher and secondary student needs in teaching physical education.

SES 650 Financial Management for Sport Organizations (3)

Develop an understanding of and skill in financial resource management for the operation of programs in sport, physical education, fitness, athletics and recreation.

SES 660 Sport Personnel Management (3)

Develop understanding of and skill in human resource management for the operation of programs in sport, physical education, fitness and athletics.

SES 665 Advanced Sociological Kinesiology (3)

Advanced study of the application of sociological concepts and theories to current issues in kinesiology.

SES 670 Sport and Higher Education (3)

Identification and examination of the contemporary issues and problems in sport in American higher education, their historical foundation, and propose methods for their resolution.

SES 672 Advanced Sport Law (3)

Prerequisite: SES 688 Advanced study of employment law, intellectual property, labor law, antitrust, and contract law in sport business.

SES 675 Management of Sports Facilities and Equipment (3)

An examination of the functions of planning, management, evaluation, maintenance operations and situational analysis as they relate to management of sport facilities and equipment.

SES 676 Sport Public Relations and Information Systems (3)

Presentation of principles, standards and guidelines in sport public relations and information systems involved in sport information management.

SES 678 Event Development and Management (3)

Provide student with the skills necessary to develop, propose and conduct sport-related contests and special events including game management and facility management.

SES 680 Perspectives in Sport Pedagogy (3)

Philosophical perspectives of issues in physical education and sport, which are influenced by contemporary trends in American education.

SES 685 Critical Pedagogy (3)

Students will examine critical pedagogical philosophies and strategies while analyzing socialization process in schools. Also, students will learn how to develop critical awareness and take transformative action in schools.

SES 688 Legal Aspects of Sport (3)

Study the law and implications relative to physical education and sport. Emphasis on legal theory and responsibilities and risk management.

SES 690 Graduate Seminar in Kinesiology (1)

Consent of advisor. Examine professional and scholarly issues in kinesiology, physical education and sport administration through readings, discussions, laboratory tutorials and presentations of current research topics. S/U graded. Repeatable, maximum of three credits.

SES 692 Graduate Internship in Sport and Exercise Science (1-6)

Consent of instructor. Supervised experience structured to the special focus and functions of the student's graduate program. S/U graded. Repeatable, maximum of six credits.

SES 694 Special Topics in Sport and Exercise Science (1-3)

Engage in a course of study designed to investigate a special topic. Repeatable, maximum of three credits.

SES 695 Seminar in Physical Education (2)

Consent of instructor. Students will make an in-depth study of contemporary topics under guidance of qualified graduate faculty and consultants. Repeatable, may be taken two times.

SES 696 College Teaching (3)

Consent of instructor. Examines instructional models, issues and practices specific to teaching at the college level. Presentation modes such as lecture, discussion, questioning and small group procedures will be included.

SES 699 Thesis (1-6)

Optional for Master of Science students on recommendation of major advisor.
S/U graded. Repeatable, no limitations.

SES 703 Research Seminar in Sport and Exercise Science (3)

For doctoral candidates planning to conduct research in Physical Education or allied areas. Learn techniques and procedures of research and receive aids in development of required research outline for degree.

SES 705 Seminar in Sport Administration (2)

Student will undertake an in-depth study of current topics related to the administration and management of sport, physical education, fitness and athletic programs.

SES 755 Supervised Practicum in College Teaching (1-6)

Experience supervised teaching of undergraduate kinesiology lessons. Develop course outlines and effective teaching techniques. S/U graded. Repeatable, maximum of six credits.

SES 797 Doctoral Proposal Research (1-4)

Doctoral students must earn a minimum-maximum of 4 hours credit in partial fulfillment of degree requirements. S/U graded. Repeatable, maximum of four credits.

SES 799 Doctoral Dissertation (1-12)

Doctoral students must earn at least 12 hours of credit for the dissertation as a requirement of the student's doctoral program. S/U graded. Repeatable, no limitations.

SES 999 Graduate School Continuous Registration (1)

To permit a graduate student to continue making progress in a degree program. S/U graded. Repeatable, no limitations.


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