Course: KIN 452/L. Adapted Physical Activity for Children and Lab (2/1)
Corequisite: KIN 452L. Recommended Preparatory Course: KIN 477. This course is designed for students who are interested in working with children with physical and developmental disabilities. Students will learn the principles of programming and implementing adapted physical activity programs addressing the needs and providing effective supports for a child via direct service to children with disabilities in a university laboratory setting. Topics include history of adapted physical activity and key legislation, positive support behavior strategies, disability specific information, and designing land and aquatic based adapted physical activity programs. Lecture 2 hours, lab 2 hours. Available for graduate credit.