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KIN 196 - Health Fitness and Wellness

Unit(s): 3.00

Advisory:It is advised that students be able to engage in written composition at a college level and read college-level texts.
Transfers to: UC, (*credit limit), CSU
(*The UC will grant a maximum of 8 units credit for PE Theory courses. Students will receive credit for only one of the following courses: KIN 191, KIN 192, or KIN 196)

This course is designed for all students who are interested in learning the value of lifelong, healthy lifestyles. Students will be given the tools to assist them in making positive life-style changes based on a personal health/fitness profile. Topics covered include: basic anatomy and physiology, nutrition, weight control, tobacco and alcohol, muscle fitness, flexibility, stress reduction, cardiovascular functioning, health topics, disease entities, and preventive health care measures.

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Rio Hondo College, serving the communities of El Monte, Pico Rivera, Santa Fe Springs, South El Monte, and Whittier for over 50 years.


Rio Hondo College
3600 Workman Mill Road
Whittier, CA 90601

Phone: (562) 692-0921
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