Kinesiology Learning Goals and Objectives

Upon satisfactory completion of the degree students will be able to:

  • Understand the methods by which public health identifies potential causes of population health status, and identifies potential targets for intervention;
  • Describe the fundamental roles of public health and how those roles are operationalized in public health organization, funding, workforce, and regulations;
  • Describe the role of physical activity in health and wellness;
  • Demonstrate knowledge of scientific concepts related to physical activity;
  • Apply scientific concepts towards assessing, promoting, or enhancing physical health, fitness, or performance; and
  • Demonstrate skill in communication.