Kin-EZ-olgy Fundamentals - MUSCLES ONLY PULL!
The way Kinesiology Should Be Taught
Category: Test Prep (this is Not a Continuing Education course)
The subject of Kinesiology is not only fascinating and awesome, it is also a rough spot
for many people studying to become trainers or therapists. This is mostly due to the unfortunate, and almost universal way the subject is taught. Students in massage therapy and athletic training classes everywhere struggle with the rapid flood of information and reliance on strict memorization (called "rote" learning.)
In this course, Professor Menz introduces Kinesiology with an entirely different approach. He employs
basic principles of language, motion and simple scientific foundations to show the logical, elegant
nature of human movement.
The course includes study activities and a self-quiz with answers so students can reinforce their
skills and check their progress. The course was forged in the class rooms of several universities and
numerous workshops around the country. Every student who needs to master Kinesiology, whether in a college or career school programs, will marvel at this clear, enjoyable method of unlocking such a
crucial topic. Students in multiple states and institutions agree that this is how Kinesiology sho
Professor James Menz is a highly sought after instructor and has taught thousands of students in his career and mentored hundreds of others.
His practical and humor infused approach to teaching has enabled his students to reach their greater potential and ultimate career goals. Whether you are just beginning your journey in Allied Health or enhancing your current experience Professor Menz is here to help you succeed.
James holds a Master of Science degree in Kinesiology and Exercise Science from California University in Pennsylvania, as well asPost Master’s certification in Rehabilitation Science. He is a Corrective Exercise Specialist and Massage Therapist.
James serves as Professor at several colleges where he created and instructed certification level courses in massage therapy and personal fitness training. He instructs courses in nutrition and health care careers, which are delivered in traditional, online and hybrid formats.
StartIntroduction to Kinesiology: The Bones
StartIntroduction to Kinesiology: The Actions
StartIntroduction to Kinesiology: Directions and Terms
StartIntroduction to Kinesiology: Muscle Names
StartIntroduction to Kinesiology: Geometry... Yes, Geometry
StartIntroduction to Kinesiology: Study Activities and Self-Quiz