Motor Development and Fitness for Individuals with Disabilities
Prerequisite: Minimum grade of C- in KNES370. Restriction: Must be in a major within the SPHL-Kinesiology department; and must have earned a minimum of 60 credits. Implications of Federal and State regulations for planning and implementing motor development and physical fitness programs for individuals with disabilities. Evaluation strategies for assessing motor performance and fitness levels in educational programs for these individuals. Students are required to choose a placement for a service-learning exper ience involving direct work with children who have disabilities. Studen ts may choose from a list of local schools (listed in the syllabus) that have special education programs; or they may complete this requirement at the Children's Developmental Clinic held on campus in the SPH (School of Public Health) building every Saturday 8:30a-12:30p.