Fall 2015 Graduate Courses
An Update from the School of Kinesiology
KIN 5421 – Sport Finance
Tues/Thurs, 1:00pm -2:15pm
Instructor: Dr. Inoue
Course description: This course aims to introduce financial analysis in sport. Focus will be given to understanding financial statements, budgeting issues, traditional/innovative revenue producing strategies available to sport organizations, and economic and social impact analysis of sport events. Discussion and case study analysis will be used to facilitate understanding.
KIN 5981 - Research Methodology in Kinesiology, Recreation, and Sport
Instructor: Dr. Barr-Anderson
Course description: Overall perspective of the research process. Define and review various types of research done in exercise and sport science, physical education, and recreation studies. Alternative approaches for doing research relative to a more philosophical discussion of science and ways of knowing. Qualitative research, the use of field studies, and methods of introspection will be discussed as alternate strategies in answering research questions instead of relying on the traditional scientific paradigm as the only approach to research problems.
KIN 5122 – Applied Exercise Physiology
Instructor: Dr. Snyder
Course description: Mechanisms of cardiorespiratory and muscular responses to exercise; application of exercise physiology to assessment of work capacity, athletic conditioning, and requirements of human powered vehicles; low to moderate exercise as an intervention in lowering risk for common health problems.