Human Kinetics and Recreation for Winter 2023

HKR1000
Fitness and Wellness


CRN: 67215
Instructor(s): Wadden, Katie Patricia


Description
is an introduction to the concepts of fitness and wellness, and the relationships among physical activity, fitness, wellness, quality of life, and longevity. UL: not applicable towards any of the degrees offered by the School

Note: Please be advised the course information above is subject to change. Please consult the University Calendar for the official course description.


TEXTBOOK INFO: E-texts are available for many online courses. For specific information about the textbook(s) for this course, please visit the MUN bookstore website.
IMPORTANT: Questions about textbooks should be directed to the Academic Unit responsible for the course.

HKR1001
Resistance Training for Health and Activity


CRN: 75162
Instructor(s): Pearcey, Greg


Description
is an introduction to resistance training exercises, programs, and principles. CR: HKR 2340, the former HKR 4320 UL: not applicable towards the human kinetics and recreation (co-operative), kinesiology or physical education degrees offered by the School

Note: Please be advised the course information above is subject to change. Please consult the University Calendar for the official course description.


TEXTBOOK INFO: E-texts are available for many online courses. For specific information about the textbook(s) for this course, please visit the MUN bookstore website.
IMPORTANT: Questions about textbooks should be directed to the Academic Unit responsible for the course.

HKR2311
Introduction to Anatomy and Physiology


CRN: 89706
Instructor(s): Behm, David G


Description
is designed to provide students with general overview of the anatomy and physiology of the human body. Students will explore skeletal, muscular, neural and cardiorespiratory systems in addition to a very brief introduction to cell structure and ‘cellular’ muscle function. CR: HKR 2310, HKR 2320 UL: not applicable towards the human kinetics and recreation (co-operative), kinesiology or physical education degrees offered by the School

Note: Please be advised the course information above is subject to change. Please consult the University Calendar for the official course description.


TEXTBOOK INFO: E-texts are available for many online courses. For specific information about the textbook(s) for this course, please visit the MUN bookstore website.
IMPORTANT: Questions about textbooks should be directed to the Academic Unit responsible for the course.

HKR2601
Physical Activity, Obesity, and Weight Control


CRN: 66586
Instructor(s): Basset, Fabien


Description
explores the relationship between physical activity, obesity, and morbidity. Emphasis will be placed on the incidence and prevalence of obesity, environmental and genetic factors affecting obesity, and mechanisms of weight and body composition modification.

Note: Please be advised the course information above is subject to change. Please consult the University Calendar for the official course description.


TEXTBOOK INFO: E-texts are available for many online courses. For specific information about the textbook(s) for this course, please visit the MUN bookstore website.
IMPORTANT: Questions about textbooks should be directed to the Academic Unit responsible for the course.

HKR4485
Leisure Education in Therapeutic Recreation Settings


CRN: 92129
Instructor(s): Loucks-Atkinson, Angela


Description
is designed to provide students with the knowledge and skills required to facilitate leisure education interventions designed to bring about desired changes in the leisure behaviour of individuals. The course will address the following three broad areas: a) concepts and models of leisure education; b) content related to specific skills required for leisure involvement (leisure awareness, social skills development, friendship development, stress management, assertiveness, decision making, etc.) and c) instructional and interactional techniques used in leisure education. PR: HKR 2505, HKR 2585

Note: Please be advised the course information above is subject to change. Please consult the University Calendar for the official course description.


TEXTBOOK INFO: E-texts are available for many online courses. For specific information about the textbook(s) for this course, please visit the MUN bookstore website.
IMPORTANT: Questions about textbooks should be directed to the Academic Unit responsible for the course.

HKR6001
Qualitative Research Method


CRN: 95315
Instructor(s): Pushkarenko, Kyle


Description
This course will introduce students to a number of qualitative research methodologies used in the education field. Some knowledge of the objectives of scientific inquiry is expected although no prior exposure to qualitative methods is assumed. The course is designed to assist students in acquiring fundamental knowledge and skills in qualitative research. Further, the course is aimed to train graduate students in qualitative research methodology, from conceptualization, through design and data collection processes for use in their graduate studies and as an applied research methodology for problem investigation, problem solving and evaluation in educational administration and other related fields.

Note: Please be advised the course information above is subject to change. Please consult the University Calendar for the official course description.


TEXTBOOK INFO: E-texts are available for many online courses. For specific information about the textbook(s) for this course, please visit the MUN bookstore website.
IMPORTANT: Questions about textbooks should be directed to the Academic Unit responsible for the course.

HKR6003
Physical Education, Culture and Society


CRN: 98449
Instructor(s): Ward, Pamela Rose

Note: Please be advised the course information above is subject to change. Please consult the University Calendar for the official course description.


TEXTBOOK INFO: E-texts are available for many online courses. For specific information about the textbook(s) for this course, please visit the MUN bookstore website.
IMPORTANT: Questions about textbooks should be directed to the Academic Unit responsible for the course.

HKR6123
Coaching and Long-term Athlete Development in the Education System


CRN: 99143
Instructor(s): Legg, David

Note: Please be advised the course information above is subject to change. Please consult the University Calendar for the official course description.


TEXTBOOK INFO: E-texts are available for many online courses. For specific information about the textbook(s) for this course, please visit the MUN bookstore website.
IMPORTANT: Questions about textbooks should be directed to the Academic Unit responsible for the course.
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