Thunder Bay • Orillia

Type B: Social Sciences - Adapted Physical Activity

Kinesiology 3070 Adapted Physical Activity
An introduction to issues associated with adapted physical activity, viewed from the lifespan approach. Topics include examination of issues in inclusion; discussion of motor characteristics of individuals diagnosed with different developmental and neurological deficits; exploration of different intervention approaches; and the introduction of basic concepts in measurement as applied to the process of assessment of atypically functioning individuals. Opportunity is provided for a practicum placement in a community agency.
Credit Weight: 0.5
Cross-List(s): Gerontology 3070
Offering: 3-0; or 3-0
Course Classifications:
  • Type B: Social Sciences
  • Type D: Health and Behavioral Sciences