Kirkwood Community College

Kirkwood Community College Credit Catalog 2017-2018

PTA-120 Kinesiology (3.00)

Provides a basic understanding of normal human body movement as related to skeletal, articular, neurological and muscular systems. Addresses movement of arm, levers, torque, center of gravity and base of support as they relate to balance. Covers anatomical palpation, normal posture and gait. Credits: 3, Hours: (2/2/0/0), Coreq: BIO-168, PTA-192; Arts & Sciences Elective Code: B