Intro to Kinesiology

Time: Mondays and Wednesdays 3:00 to 3:50 lecture Mondays 4:00 - 5:50 Lab SH312 Wednesdays 4:00 - 5:50 Lab SH 312


This course explores the broad spectrum of kinesiology as an academic discipline, fundamental concepts and meaning of movement/physical activity, diversity of humans as moving beings, professional/career options, current issues, personal characteristics/ professional responsibilities, Kinesiology at SJSU; initiates professional portfolio.


Here is a selection of assignemnts for the semester. Please do not do anything with these until assigned in lecture or lab.


Course Documents


Green Sheet


Lecture Notes

Here are the notes from our lectures. Some of the slides were make in Keynote so when I exported them to Powerpoint there may have been some slight visual changes. The content is the same but some of the slide text may be slightly off. I did my best to fix the errors generate when I converted to the other file.


Review Sheets

The final review is now attached.



Here is the revised schedule for the next two weeks. NOTICE the final date and time is different then the greensheet. THIS IS THE CORRECT ONE!!! M 11/28 Chapter 14 Lab:PA Planning** *Guest Speaker* W 11/30 Chapter 14 Lab:PA Planning** Careers in Therapeutic Exercise M 12/5 Chapter 17 Lab:KIN 70 Olympics** MEET IN SPX 89 Careers in Sport Management W 12/7 Chapter 17 (cont.) Lab:KIN 70 Olympics** MEET IN SPX 89 Finish lectures; review for final FINAL T 12/15 12:15 Exam 3 Chapters 11-17; plus guest speakers