An introduction to the discipline of Kineseology through stretching. Techniques for improving flexibility including passive and active stretches, partner stretches, and stretches using stability balls and yoga straps will be included. Emphasis will be placed upon flexibility, balance, spatial awareness and safety during stretching. Technique modifications to account for physical limitations will be emphasized. A brief examination of the evolution of the various forms of stretching reflecting cultural, gender, and age differences, exercise physiology,nutrition and wellness concepts related to total fitness, disabilities and/or genetics will be covered.
|34118||KNES 25A||1L||·····S·||09:00 AM-10:50 AM||Farzaneh Ghiasvand||PE15|
Class Materials: View textbook and/or other materials for this course available at the Bookstore.
Class Dates: This class runs from 2019-01-07 to 2019-03-29.
- 0.5 Units
- Two hours laboratory for the one-half unit course (24 hours total per quarter); three hours laboratory for the one unit course (36 hours total per quarter).
- Gen Ed
- General Education Class
- Program Status
- Program Applicable
- Credit - Degree Applicable
- Grading Method
- Letter Grading
- See general education pages for the requirement this course meets.
- EWRT 211 and READ 211 (or LART 211), or ESL 272 and 273.