Graduate Catalog 2013-2014

KINS 6803 Research Methods - Kinesiology

Prerequisites: KINS 6503 or KINS 6603, or ODED 6953 and UG statistics or equivalent. This course is designed to discuss research concepts, methodologies, and statistical analyses typically employed in the health sciences. Research approaches used in exercise and physical activity research, physical education, outdoor education, health promotion, and in therapeutic fields will be the focus of this course. The intent is to provide the student with an intuitive or conceptual understanding of theory, tools, and processes involved in reading and understanding research studies relevant to his/her respective profession.