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Kinesiology (Physical Education): Home

Here you will find library and internet resources for research on topics and issues in Kinesiology, including Athletics, Health, Physical Education

Kinesiology

Kinesiology addresses physiological, mechanical, and psychological mechanisms. Applications of Kinesiology to human health include biomechanics and orthopedics; strength and conditioning; sport psychology; methods of rehabilitation, such as physical and occupational therapy; and sport and exercise. Individuals who have earned degrees in Kinesiology can work in research, the fitness industry, clinical settings, and in industrial environments. Studies of human and animal motion include measures from motion tracking systems, electrophysiology of muscle and brain activity, various methods for monitoring physiological function, and other behavioral and cognitive research techniques.

Kinesiology and related classes

Check the Kinesiology department website for more information and a list of the degrees and certificates offered. ​Classes in Physical Education and Health may also be relevant. Check with a counselor to see what classes are currently required for these degrees.

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College of the Redwoods Library
7351 Thompkins Hill Rd. Eureka, Ca. 95501
707-476-4260

For Del Norte and Distance Education students

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Citation Styles

Always ask your instructor what citation style should be used for research projects. See below for links to helpful resources.