SPMD-SPORTS MEDICINE

SPMD 1110. Introduction to Athletic Training

3 Credits (3)

Introduction to the principles of athletic training. May be repeated up to 3 credits. Consent of Instructor required. Restricted to Las Cruces campus only.

SPMD 1120. Medical Terminology

3 Credits (3)

Study of the structure of medical language with emphasis on sports medicine-related terminology. To include analysis and interpretation of medical documentation. Restricted to: Las Cruces campus only.

SPMD 1190. Clinical Practicum I

2 Credits (2)

Introduction to the clinical aspects of the athletic training education program. Must maintain at least 3.0 GPA. May be repeated up to 4 credits. Consent of Instructor required. Restricted to: Athletic Training majors. Restricted to Las Cruces campus only.

SPMD 1195. Clinical Practicum II

3 Credits (3)

Athletic training related content and psycho-motor skills are introduced, enhanced, and assessed in the classroom and clinical rotations. Emphasis is on competencies and proficiencies previously instructed in didactic courses while providing increased depth of understanding and clinical practice. Must maintain a 3.0 GPA. May be repeated up to 3 credits. Consent of Instructor required.Restricted to: Athletic Training majors.

SPMD 1310. Introduction to Kinesiology

3 Credits (3)

An introduction to the field of Kinesiology which will explore areas such as exercise physiology, sport and exercise psychology, motor behavior, biomechanics, strength and conditioning, exercise prescription, as well as professional and graduate programs, and allied health and applied careers opportunities.

SPMD 1350. Social Foundations of Physical Activity

3 Credits (3)

Historical and cultural foundations and vocational, scientific, and educational data on careers in health education, physical education, and recreation.

SPMD 2130. Emergency Response in Sports Medicine

2 Credits (2)

Designed to provide knowledge and experience in emergency care procedures, blood borne pathogens, and first aid. Students will receive certification in CPR/AED for the Professional Rescuer and in First Aid, upon successful completion of course. May be repeated up to 4 credits. Restricted to Las Cruces campus only.

Prerequisite(s): Consent of Instructor.

SPMD 2210. Anatomy and Physiology I

3 Credits (3)

Detailed study of the structure and function of the human musculoskeletal, cardiovascular, respiratory, and peripheral nervous systems. Designed specifically for students interested in allied health professions.

SPMD 2210L. Anatomy and Physiology Laboratory

1 Credit (1P)

Students will engage in activities designed to enhance appreciation of the anatomical structures related to the content areas for SPMD 2210. Restricted to Las Cruces campus only.

SPMD 2250. Fitness for Health and Sport

3 Credits (3)

A study of the fitness needs for health enhancement and sport participation. Restricted to: EXSC,KIN,P E,S ED,SP M majors.

SPMD 2310. Career Preparation

1 Credit (1)

From concept to implementation: Career exploration, setting up degree plans, finding graduate programs, developing professional resumes, writing letters of application, seeking letters of recommendation, and interview preparation. Graded: S/U Grading (S/U, Audit).

SPMD 3010. Orthopedic Examination, Evaluation and Diagnosis of Lower Extremity Injuries

4 Credits (3+1P)

Examines normal human anatomy, mechanisms of athletic injury, and deviation from normal anatomy following athletic injury to the lower extremity. Must maintain at least 3.0 GPA. Consent of Instructor required.

SPMD 3050. Therapeutic Modalities

4 Credits (4)

The physiological effects, indications, contraindication, dosage, and maintenance of therapeutic modalities related to the treatment of athletic or activity-related injuries. May be repeated up to 4 credits. Consent of Instructor required. Must maintain 2.75 GPA.

Prerequisite(s): Consent of Instructor, SPMD 1310.

SPMD 3090. Clinical Practicum III

3 Credits (3)

Athletic training psychomotor skills are enhanced and assessed by a preceptor during clinical rotations. Emphasis is on competencies and proficiencies previously instructed in didactic courses. Must maintain a 3.0 GPA. Consent of Instructor required. Restricted to: Athletic Training majors.

SPMD 3093. Clinical Practicum IV

3 Credits (3)

Athletic training psychomotor skills are enhanced and assessed by a preceptor during clinical rotations. Emphasis is on competencies and proficiencies previously instructed in didactic courses. Must maintain a 3.0 GPA. Consent of Instructor required. Restricted to: Athletic Training majors.

SPMD 3110. Racquet Sports

2 Credits (2)

Knowledge and skills related to the racquet sports of tennis, badminton, and pickleball with emphasis on developmental strategies and skill performance that influences pedagogical content knowledge. Administrative issues will be addressed.

SPMD 3120. Theory and Technique of Lifelong Outdoor Leisure Activities

2 Credits (2)

Knowledge and skills related to lifelong outdoor leisure activities, including the examination of environmental science and awareness, kinesiology, and fundamental motor skills.

SPMD 3130. Theory and Technique of Sports and Games

2 Credits (2)

Knowledge and skills related to team sports and games, with emphasis on developmental strategies and skill performance that influence pedagogical content knowledge. Administrative issues will also be addressed.

SPMD 3140. Designing Student Centered Afterschool Physical Activity Clubs

3 Credits (3)

Knowledge, skills and field based practical application for creating student centered and student designed after school physical activity clubs.

SPMD 3150. Theory and Technique of Dance and Rhythms

2 Credits (2)

Knowledge and skills related to dance and rhythms, with emphasis on the analysis of dance elements and its role in physical education.

SPMD 3160. Elementary School Physical Education

3 Credits (2+2P)

Methods for teaching physical education at the elementary level. Primary focus on creating a learning environment for the acquisition and enhancement of developmentally appropriate locomotor, manipulative, and nonmanipulative skills. Field experience included. Consent of Instructor required.

Prerequisite(s): GPA of 2.5.

SPMD 3210. Anatomy and Physiology II

3 Credits (3)

Detailed study of the structure and function of the human endocrine, immune, digestive, reproductive, integumentary, central nervous and renal systems. Designed specifically for students interested in allied health professions. GPA of 2.75.

Prerequisite(s): SPMD 2210 or consent of instructor.

SPMD 3210L. Anatomy and Physiology II Lab

1 Credit (1)

The students will develop skills in palpating various bony landmarks as well as origins and insertions of major soft tissues. In addition, problem based learning scenarios will be used to complement the SPMD 3210 lecture material and thereby further students understanding of certain physiologic systems including neural, digestive, reproductive, endocrine, and integumentary.

Prerequisite(s): SPMD 2210; SPMD 2210L; GPA 2.75.

SPMD 3250. Introduction to Exercise Science: Exercise Physiology and Biomechanics

3 Credits (3)

This course serves to provide a broad introduction to both the physiology of exercise and the mechanics of human movement. The conceptual framework of the course will allow for the development of a broad knowledge base regarding these concepts and the latter portions of the course will focus on real world application of the concepts.

Prerequisite(s): SPMD 2210; GPA of 2.5.

SPMD 3310. Lifetime Activities

2 Credits (2)

Knowledge and skills related to the lifetime activities of swimming, weight training, and other fitness promoting activities with emphasis on learning progressions.

Prerequisite(s): GPA 2.5.

SPMD 3350. Inferential Statistics in Sport and Exercise Science

3 Credits (3)

Statistical concepts and methods basic to experiential research to include normal distribution, z-tests, t-tests, analysis of variance and regression analysis. An understanding of sport and exercise science theory is required for students enrolling in this course

SPMD 3410. Exercise Physiology

3 Credits (3)

Basic physiological principles as they apply to exercise and fitness programs. Laboratory experiences included. GPA of 2.75.

Prerequisite(s): SPMD 2210 or SPMD 2250.

SPMD 3450. Biomechanics

3 Credits (3)

The application of anatomical, mechanical and electrical concepts to better understand the fundamental nature of human movement.

Prerequisite(s): SPMD 2210 and GPA of 2.75.

SPMD 3450L. Biomechanics Laboratory

1 Credit (1)

This course serves to provide an introduction to human movement and its analysis. The conceptual framework of the course will allow for the application of anatomical, mechanical, and electrical concepts in order to better understand the fundamental nature of movement.

Prerequisite(s): SPMD 2210; GPA 2.75.

SPMD 3550. Psychology of Sport

3 Credits (3)

Development of coaching techniques to enhance sport performance based on understanding and use of psychological principles.

Prerequisite(s): GPA 2.5.

SPMD 3610. Health and Exercise Psychology

3 Credits (3)

The course examines the reciprocal relationship among physical activity, exercise behavior, and psychological determinants associated with adopting and maintaining an exercise program. Topics include theories of behavioral change, exercise psychology interventions, the benefits/pitfalls of exercise, and psychological factors influencing patient rehabilitation.

Prerequisite(s): GPA 2.75.

SPMD 3650. Motor Development

3 Credits (3)

Covers development of motor skills from infancy through maturity. Focus on the principles of motor development, early motor behavior, stage theory, and assessment. Field experiences will augment lecture and readings.

Prerequisite(s): GPA 2.5.

SPMD 3710. Motor Learning

3 Credits (3)

An examination of the theoretical foundations and related literature that underline the learning, performing, and retention of motor skills with implications for effective teaching and coaching.

Prerequisite(s): GPA 2.5.

SPMD 4010. Orthopedic Examination, Evaluation and Diagnosis of Upper Extremity Injuries

4 Credits (3+1P)

Examines normal human anatomy, mechanisms of athletic injury, and deviation from normal anatomy following athletic injury to the upper extremity. Must maintain a 3.0 GPA. Consent of Instructor required.

SPMD 4015. Therapeutic Exercise

3 Credits (3)

The physiological effects, indications, contraindications, dosage, and maintenance of therapeutic modalities related to the treatment of athletic or activity-related injuries. Must maintain a 3.0 GPA. May be repeated up to 3 credits. Consent of Instructor required.

SPMD 4020. Orthopedic Examination, Evaluation and Diagnosis of Core, Spine and Head Injuries

3 Credits (3)

Advanced clinical assessment techniques and applications. Must maintain at least a 3.0 GPA. May be repeated up to 3 credits. Consent of Instructor required. Restricted to: Athletic Training majors.

SPMD 4025. Pharmacology in Athletic Training

2 Credits (2)

An introduction to general medical conditions and pharmacological applications in the athletic training setting. Emphasis on the laws governing the development and distribution, indications, contraindications, precautions, and interactions of prescription and over-the-counter medications. Must maintain a 3.0 GPA. May be repeated up to 2 credits. Consent of Instructor required. Restricted to: Athletic Training majors.

SPMD 4030. Organization and Administration in Athletic Training

3 Credits (3)

An introduction to management, leadership, financial strategies, professional development and legal issues related to the athletic training setting. Must maintain 3.0 GPA. May be repeated up to 3 credits. Restricted to: Athletic Training majors.

SPMD 4090. Clinical Practicum V

3 Credits (3)

Athletic training psychomotor skills are enhanced and assessed by a preceptor during clinical rotations. Emphasis is on competencies and proficiencies previously instructed in didactic courses. Must maintain a 3.0 GPA. Consent of Instructor required. Restricted to: Athletic Training majors.

SPMD 4093. Clinical Practicum VI

3 Credits (3)

Athletic training psycho-motor skills are enhanced and assessed by a preceptor during clinical rotations. Emphasis is on competencies and proficiencies previously instructed in didactic courses. Students might complete a general medical rotation with this course. Consent of Instructor required. Restricted to: Athletic Training majors.

SPMD 4095. Clinical Practicum VII

3 Credits (3)

Athletic training psycho-motor skills are enhanced and assessed by a preceptor during clinical rotations. Emphasis is on competencies and proficiencies previously instructed in didactic courses. Students may complete a general medical rotation as part of this course. Must maintain 3.0 GPA. Consent of Instructor required. Restricted to: Athletic Training majors.

SPMD 4098. Advanced Athletic Training I

1-3 Credits (1-3)

Advanced clinical experiences and education in athletic training. Assessment of Athletic Training Program clinical proficiencies as described by the National Athletic Trainer's Association Education Council. May be repeated up to 9 credits. Consent of Instructor required. Restricted to: Athletic Training majors.

SPMD 4110. Adapted Physical Education

3 Credits (3)

Selection and scope of corrective activities in posture and body mechanics, and the adaptation of movement activities for the exceptional student.

SPMD 4130. Methods of Teaching Secondary Physical Education

6 Credits (6)

Theoretical and practical applications of curriculum, pedagogy and assessment for teaching secondary physical education. Provides the students opportunities to develop curriculum, teach, and assess student learning through a supervised practicum in both middle and high school physical education settings. Consent of Instructor required.

Prerequisite(s): SPMD 3160.

SPMD 4210. Advanced Exercise Physiology

3 Credits (3)

Detailed study of the integrated response of neuromuscular, cardiovascular, and respiratory systems to acute and chronic exercise, nutrition, and environmental conditions with a strong emphasis on laboratory experiences.

Prerequisite(s): SPMD 3410 and GPA of 2.75 or consent of instructor.

SPMD 4250. Principles of Strength and Conditioning

3 Credits (3)

Application of research, theory, and methods of high-intensity, resistive overload training. Performance-specific topics include management, nutrition. GPA of 2.75.

Prerequisite(s): SPMD 3410.

SPMD 4250L. Principles of Strength and Conditioning Laboratory

1 Credit (2P)

An applied examination of the theory, principles, rules and regulations associated with various strength and conditioning exercises to include but not limited to Olympic lifting, powerlifting, bodybuilding, plyometrics, speed, agility and speed-endurance development. Lab required for Kinesiology majors. GPA of 2.75.

Prerequisite(s): SPMD 3410.

SPMD 4350. Exercise Testing and Prescription

3 Credits (3)

This combined lecture and lab class introduces students to the scientific basis for and principles of exercise testing and prescription. The focus is on basic approaches to exercise testing and prescription for healthy adults, while application to some special populations with chronic disease will be discussed. GPA of 2.75.

Prerequisite(s): SPMD 2210 and SPMD 3410 or consent of instructor.

SPMD 4410. Exercise for Special Populations

3 Credits (3)

Fundamentals of kinesiology adapted for adults with various diseases and disabilities. Focus will be on the application of exercise assessment and prescription for selected conditions.

Prerequisite(s): SPMD 3410 and GPA of 2.75.

SPMD 4450. Pathophysiology and Human Function(s)

3 Credits (3)

Students will discuss basic concepts of pathophysiology such as inflammation & repair, infectious diseases, neoplasms, and diseases of specific physiological systems. In addition, students will discuss a variety of case studies, and in so doing will be able to relate pathophysiologic conditions to symptoms, activity restrictions and disability.

Prerequisite(s): SPMD 2210; SPMD 2210L; SPMD 3410; GPA 2.75.

SPMD 4510. Neurophysiology and Human Function

3 Credits (3)

Students will discuss neurological control of human movement. Topics will include central and peripheral nervous system functions, with particular emphasis given to somatosensory afferent and motor efferent control. In addition, students will develop an understanding of the techniques employed to assess neurologic function in carious patient populations.

Prerequisite(s): SPMD 2210; SPMD 2210L; SPMD 3410; and GPA of 2.75.

SPMD 4550. Exploring Extreme Human Performance

3 Credits (3)

A reading, writing and documentary based course studying human’s quest and the related sacrifices associated with participating in extreme performance activities such as the Olympics, wakeboarding, snowboarding, military special forces, ultra-run events, marathons, etc. Consent of Instructor required.

Prerequisite(s): Consent of instructor and GPA 2.75.

SPMD 4610. Senior Seminar

3 Credits (3)

Capstone course for Kinesiology. Consent of Instructor required. Graded: S/U Grading (S/U, Audit).

Prerequisite(s): Senior Standing.

SPMD 4805. Emergency Response

2 Credits (2)

Comprehensive approach to the identification of risk factors, preparation of emergency action plans, and recognition and care of emergency medical conditions including those that may lead to sudden death. This is a hybrid course combining online instructional components and clinical skills experience including clinical safety (blood-borne pathogens, ECC, first-aid, etc), and on-field emergency management. Consent of Instructor required.

SPMD 4997. Problems

1-3 Credits (1-3)

Independent study in either Kinesiology and/or Athletic Training May be repeated up to 9 credits. Consent of Instructor required.

SPMD 4998. Internship

12 Credits (12P)

A full-time internship in an approved wellness, fitness, athletic or recreation program with experience in all phases of management and operation. Field instructor supervision. This internship may require relocation to a site outside of the Las Cruces area. May be repeated up to 12 credits. Consent of Instructor required. Restricted to: KIN majors. Graded: S/U Grading (S/U, Audit).

SPMD 5005. Foundations of Athletic Training

3 Credits (3)

This course provides an introduction to clinical decision making and covers standard techniques and procedures for the evaluation and diagnosis of musculoskeletal injuries and common illnesses, injury prevention concepts, documentation and management. Consent of Instructor required.

SPMD 5010. Graduate Athletic Training Seminar I

1-3 Credits (1-3)

Advanced seminar topics in athletic training. Students will explore generalized topics within the field of athletic training under the direct supervision of a Commission on Accreditation of Athletic Training Education (CAATE) accredited Athletic Training Program. Students may engage in teaching and research opportunities in unique areas. Students may explore athletic training topics within the classroom or independently through designated resources May be repeated up to 3 credits. Consent of Instructor required.

SPMD 5015. Graduate Athletic Training Seminar II

1-3 Credits (1-3)

Advanced seminar topics in athletic training. Students will explore more specialized topics within the field of athletic training under the direct supervision of a Commission on Accreditation of Athletic Training Education (CAATE) accredited Athletic Training Program. Students should be prepared to further explore topics previously covered in SPMD 5310 (Graduate Athletic Training Seminar I) Students may engage in teaching and research opportunities in unique areas. Students may explore athletic training topics within the classroom or independently through designated resources. May be repeated up to 3 credits. Consent of Instructor required.

SPMD 5020. Graduate Athletic Training Research I

1-3 Credits (1-3)

Advanced research topics in athletic training. Students will explore research and evidence based practices within the field of athletic training. Students will work under the direct supervision of a Commission on Accreditation of Athletic Training Education (CAATE) accredited Athletic Training Program faculty member. Students should be prepared to further explore research topics within a specific discipline with the intent of disseminating and sharing information with the athletic training community. topics previously covered in SPMD 5310 (Graduate Athletic Training Seminar I) Students may engage in teaching and research opportunities in unique areas May be repeated up to 3 credits. Consent of Instructor required.

SPMD 5025. Graduate Athletic Training I

1-3 Credits (1-3)

Advanced clinical experiences and education in athletic training. Students will examine topics in athletic training in conjunction with faculty members within the Commission on the Accreditation of Athletic Training Education (CAATE) Athletic Training Program at New Mexico State University . Assessment of Athletic Training Program clinical proficiencies as described by the National Athletic Trainers' Association Education Council. May be repeated up to 3 credits. Consent of Instructor required.

SPMD 5030. Graduate Athletic Training II

3 Credits (3)

Advanced clinical experiences and education in athletic training. Assessment of Athletic Training Program clinical proficiencies as described by the National Athletic Trainers' Association Education Council. May be repeated up to 3 credits. Consent of Instructor required.

SPMD 5050. Clinical Education I

3 Credits (3)

Integration of clinical competencies with classroom instruction and a supervised field based experience in athletic training to link theory into practice. Consent of Instructor required.

SPMD 5120. Lower Extremity Injury Evaluation + Lab

4 Credits (4)

This course provides a comprehensive approach to the pathomechanics, clinical examination, diagnosis, role of clinical outcome measures and appropriate medical referral and treatment of orthopedic injuries and other conditions to the lower extremity. Consent of Instructor required.

SPMD 5150. Clinical Education II

3 Credits (3)

Integration of clinical competencies with classroom instruction and a supervised field based experience in athletic training to link theory into practice.

Prerequisite(s): SPMD 5050.

SPMD 5180. Therapeutic Interventions I

4 Credits (3+1P)

Stud of physical rehabilitation theory and techniques used as therapeutic intervention for orthopedic injuries and conditions.

SPMD 5205. Evidence Based Practice

2 Credits (2)

This course investigates the concepts of evidence based practice as it relates to musculoskeletal assessment, diagnosis and therapeutic interventions with a primary focus on clinician- and patient-oriented outcome measures and appropriate referral decisions. Students will explore primary literature focused on clinical questions related to a comprehensive approach to injury evaluation.

SPMD 5220. Upper Extremity Injury Evaluation + Lab

4 Credits (3+1P)

This course provides a comprehensive approach to the pathomechanics, clinical examination, diagnosis, role of clinical outcome measures and appropriate medical referral and treatment of orthopedic injuries and other conditions to the upper extremity. Consent of Instructor required.

SPMD 5250. Clinical Education III

3 Credits (3)

Integration of clinical competencies during an immersive, supervised, field based experience in athletic training to link theory into practice.

Prerequisite(s): SPMD 5150.

SPMD 5280. Therapeutic Interventions II

4 Credits (3+1P)

A detailed study of the physiological effects, indications, contraindication, dosage, and maintenance of modern therapeutic devices related to the treatment and rehabilitation of orthopedic injuries and conditions.

Prerequisite(s): SPMD 5180.

SPMD 5310. Inferential Statistics in Sports and Excercise Science

3 Credits (3)

SPMD 5350. Principles of Strength and Conditioning

3 Credits (3)

Application of research, theory, and methods of high-intensity, resistance training. Performance-specific topics include management, nutrition, exercise prescription, periodization, lifting techniques, testing, and evaluation. Course will emphasize standards set forth by the National Strength and Conditioning Association preparing students interested in sitting for the NSCA certification examinations.

SPMD 5410. Biomechanics

3 Credits (3)

The application biomechanical analysis of human movement as it relates to human performance through the use of anatomical, mechanical and electrical concepts.

SPMD 5450. Exercise for Special Populations

3 Credits (3)

Fundamentals of kinesiology adapted for adults with various diseases and disabilities. Focus will be on the application of exercise assessment and prescription for selected conditions.

SPMD 5510. Psychology of Sport

3 Credits (3)

Development of coaching techniques to enhance sport performance based on understanding and use of psychological principles.

SPMD 5550. Skill Acquistion and Performance

3 Credits (3)

Behavioral and physiological examination factors that influence the acquisition and performance of motor skills.

SPMD 6005. Athletic Training Research I

2 Credits (2)

Instruction and development of research skills through the study of published reports and readings in athletic training and related fields. Consent of Instructor required.

SPMD 6010.  Complete Course Title Organization and Administration in Athletic Training

2 Credits (2)

Organization and administration of athletic training services including management, leadership, financial, human resources, facility, information technology and risk management.

SPMD 6020. Evaluation of the Head, Neck, Spine and Torso

3 Credits (3)

This course provides a comprehensive approach to the pathomechanics, clinical examination, diagnosis, role of clinical outcome measures and appropriate medical referral and treatment of orthopedic injuries and other conditions to the head, neck and spine.

Prerequisite(s): SPMD 5220.

SPMD 6050. Clinical Education IV

3 Credits (3)

Integration of clinical competencies with classroom instruction and a supervised field based experience in athletic training to link theory into practice.

Prerequisite(s): SPMD 5150.

SPMD 6110. Professional Preparation

3 Credits (3)

Knowledge and skills for successful pursuit of athletic training credentials, employment and continuing professional competency; emphasis on current topics and issues contributing to the professional preparation of athletic training. Student must be enrolled in their final semester of the MSAT program to enroll in this course.

SPMD 6150. Clinical Education V

3 Credits (3)

Integration of clinical competencies with classroom instruction and a supervised field based experience in athletic training to link theory into practice.

Prerequisite(s): SPMD 6050.

SPMD 6280. General Medical Conditions & Therpeutic Medications

3 Credits (3)

Pathophysiology, assessment, and appropriate intervention and referral for general medical conditions and disabilities; common diagnostic tests and imaging assessment tools; commonly used therapeutic medications.

Prerequisite(s): SPMD 5280.

SPMD 6310. The Social Construction of the Body

3 Credits (3)

This course will explore how people’s health and physical activity experiences and choices are often shaped by cultural narratives and expectations of the male and female body. Designed for graduate students in allied health and physical activity professions

SPMD 6350. Advanced Exercise Physiology

3 Credits (3)

Detailed study of the integrated response of neuromuscular, cardiovascular and respiratory systems to acute and chronic exercise, nutrition and environmental conditions with a strong emphasis on laboratory experience.

SPMD 6410. Cardiovascular Physiology

3 Credits (3)

This graduate level course provides an in-depth study of cardiovascular structure and function. The course assumes that students have a strong background in human physiology. Topics include, but are not limited to: cellular structure of the heart and vascular system; cardiac function, including electrophysiology of the heart; vascular function; neurohumoral control of the heart and circulation, organ blood flow, exchange function of the microcirculation; the impact of common cardiovascular diseases on cardiovascular structure and function, and cardiovascular adaptations to chronic exercise.

SPMD 6450. Skeletal Muscle: Structure and Function

3 Credits (3)

Basic muscle morphology and physiology with molecular and cellular adaptations in skeletal muscle as consequences to varying exercise regimens.

SPMD 6510. Designing Resistance Training Program

3 Credits (3)

Detailed study of the physiological concepts associated with designing resistance-training programs for children, women, seniors, athletic performance and rehabilitation.

SPMD 6710. Project

1-12 Credits (1-12)

Selected projects for doctoral students. May be repeated up to 12 credits. Consent of Instructor required.

SPMD 6750. Kinesiology Research

1-3 Credits (1-3)

Research to be conducted under the direction of a Kinesiology faculty member May be repeated up to 15 credits. Consent of Instructor required.

SPMD 6996. Special Topics

1-3 Credits (1-3)

Offered under various subtitles that indicate the subject matter. May be repeated for a maximum of 3 credits per semester and a total of 9 credits overall. May be repeated up to 9 credits. Consent of Instructor required.

SPMD 6999. CAP PROJ

3 Credits (3)

Students will prepare an individualized capstone project

Prerequisite(s): SPMD 5205.

SPMD 7000. Doctoral Dissertation

1-18 Credits (1-18)

Doctoral Dissertation hours to be conducted under the direction of a Kinesiology Faculty. May be repeated up to 18 credits. Thesis/Dissertation Grading.