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National College Credit Recommendation Service

Board of Regents  |  University of the State of New York

Coopersmith Career Consulting | Evaluated Learning Experience

Kinesiology (SCI-221)

Formerly Kinesiology (SCI-301)

Varies (self study; self-paced).

Various; distance learning format

January 2015 - December 2019.

Instructional delivery format: 
Proficiency exam
Learner Outcomes: 

Upon successful completion of the course, students will be able to: identify all the bones of the human body and their anatomical landmarks; describe the roles of the ligaments that attach the bones and form the major joints of the human body in human locomotion and movement; identify the major muscles of the human body that cross the joints; describe the fundamental movements created in the human body’s joints by the muscles that cross the joints; and determine the effect of muscular and skeletal movement on the major blood vessels and the major nerves of the human body.


This is a self-study course that is assessed by a final examination. Major topics include: the structures of human anatomy and how these structures are involved in human movement. Numerous illustrations and optional opportunities are provided to enhance the learning of human anatomy.

Credit recommendation: 

In the associate/certificate degree category, 1 semester hour in Personal Training (1/15).