SPORTS SCIENCE

Course Number: 485

Credit/Length: .5 credit - Semester

Grade Level: 11-12

Prerequisite: Successful completion of Biology and Advanced Algebra

This course will be designed to look at how the sciences are involved in different sports activities.  The class will look at Biology, Chemistry, and Physics principles that are a part of a sports contest.  Example: Basketball - How does the arm move to shoot a basket (kinesiology), friction between the floor and shoes (physics), proper game day nutrition (biology).