2022-2023 Academic Catalog

School of Health and Human Sciences

Healthcare Management Program Learning Outcomes

Students will be able to demonstrate the ability to:

  1. Communicate clearly and concisely, establish and maintain relationships and facilitate constructive interactions with individuals and groups in the healthcare setting.
  2. Inspire individual and organizational excellence, create a shared vision and successfully manage change to attain the organization’s strategic ends and successful performance.
  3. Align personal and organizational conduct with ethical and professional standards that include a responsibility to the patient and community, a service orientation, and a commitment to lifelong learning and improvement.
  4. Understand the healthcare system and the environment in which healthcare managers and providers function.
  5. Business Skills and Knowledge: Integrate scholarly research, critical thinking, analysis, problem solving, and business principles to proactively address opportunities and issues in the healthcare environment.  

Kinesiology Program Learning Outcomes

Students will:

  1. Demonstrate effective written communication skills in the discipline of Kinesiology
  2. Demonstrate effective oral communication skills in the discipline of Kinesiology
  3. Articulate, apply, and analyze scholarly resources to integrate best practices in the discipline of Kinesiology 
  4. Recognize and evaluate current conditions, and practices in the discipline to formulate, create and implement an appropriate response
  5. Model Christian leadership principles
  6. Seek opportunity to serve the community through their vocation
  7. Demonstrate respect for peoples of diverse background, experiences, and needs and articulate and develop healthy lifestyle choices and practices
  8. Use the most current and effective evidence based practices in the discipline of Kinesiology

Bachelor of Arts Degree

Healthcare Management

Bachelor of Science Degree

Kinesiology

Emphases:

  • Health and Human Performance
  • Lifespan and Allied Health
  • Physical Activity, Fitness and Wellness Promotion

Healthcare Management: Bachelor of Arts Degree

The mission of the Healthcare Management major is to develop and equip healthcare leaders of the future who demonstrate the competencies of the Healthcare Leadership Alliance (HLA), embrace and shape the dynamic healthcare environment, and serve their communities with Christian values. 

HCM 312Management of Healthcare Organizations3
HCM 314Healthcare Quality Management3
HCM 315Organizational Behavior, Theory and Design in Healthcare Management3
HCM 413Leadership in Health Management3
HCM 414Legal Aspects of Healthcare3
HCM 415Health Information Systems3
HCM 416Human Resource Management in Healthcare3
HCM 419Topics in Public Health Administration3
HCM 422Introduction to Gerontology and Mental Health Management3
HCM 424Marketing and Strategic Planning for Healthcare Organizations3
HCM 425Financial Management of Healthcare Organizations3
HCM 475Senior Seminar in Healthcare3
HCM 494Internship: Healthcare Administration3
PHI 467Bioethics and Healthcare Professions3
Total Units42

Kinesiology:  Bachelor of Science Degree

The goal of the Kinesiology Department is to develop students’ cognitive, affective, and psychomotor abilities as preparation for a lifetime of learning. The department presents conceptual and applied content that includes kinesiology, exercise science, allied health, wellness, sport science, and physical education.

Core
BIO 246Human Anatomy and Physiology I4
BIO 247Human Anatomy and Physiology II4
KIN 220Foundations of Human Movement Studies3
KIN 304Motor Learning and Control3
KIN 305Motor Development3
KIN 317Kinesiology4
KIN 320Historical, Social, Cultural Foundations of Sport and P.E.3
KIN 365Sport Psychology3
KIN 403Biomechanics4
KIN 406Exercise Physiology4
KIN 410Statistics and Measurement4
Emphasis
Choose 1 of the following emphases:19-23
Total Units58-62

Emphases

Health and Human Performance

KIN 409Research in Kinesiology1
KIN 420Research Methods in Kinesiology3
Choose 5 of the following courses:15-17
Neuroscience4
Nutritional Sciences3
Exercise and Gerontology3
Lifestyle Medicine and Wellness3
Physical Activity and Epidemiology3
Exercise Psychology3
Advanced Exercise Physiology4
Total Units19-21

Lifespan and Allied Health

KIN 330Lifestyle Medicine and Wellness3
KIN 395Practicum: Allied Health3
Choose 5 of the following courses:15-17
Neuroscience4
Athletic Injuries3
Medical Terminology3
Nutritional Sciences3
Exercise and Gerontology3
General Medicine and Pharmacology3
Evaluation of Injuries4
Therapeutic Exercise3
Exercise Psychology3
Therapeutic Modalities3
Total Units21-23

Physical Activity, Fitness and Wellness Promotion

KIN 344Health and Wellness Programming3
KIN 393Practicum: Kinesiology3
Choose 5 of the following courses:15
Christian Wellness3
Principles of Weight Training and Cross Training3
Nutritional Sciences3
Exercise and Gerontology3
Exercise Testing and Prescription3
Lifestyle Medicine and Wellness3
Physical Activity and Epidemiology3
Therapeutic Exercise3
Exercise Psychology3
Total Units21

Minors

Coaching Minor

Fitness Programming Minor

Healthcare Management Minor

Physical Education Minor

Pre-Nursing Minor


Coaching Minor

KIN 304Motor Learning and Control3
KIN 360Principles of Coaching3
Choose 4 of the following courses:12
Athletic Injuries3
Principles of Weight Training and Cross Training3
Motor Development3
Nutritional Sciences3
Historical, Social, Cultural Foundations of Sport and P.E.3
Sport Psychology3
Practicum: Coaching3
Total Units18

Fitness Programming Minor

KIN 225Principles of Weight Training and Cross Training3
KIN 304Motor Learning and Control3
Choose 4 of the following courses:12
Nutritional Sciences3
Exercise and Gerontology3
Historical, Social, Cultural Foundations of Sport and P.E.3
Exercise Testing and Prescription3
Lifestyle Medicine and Wellness3
Health and Wellness Programming3
Exercise Psychology3
Practicum: Kinesiology3
Total Units18

Healthcare Management Minor

HCM 312Management of Healthcare Organizations3
HCM 314Healthcare Quality Management3
HCM 414Legal Aspects of Healthcare3
HCM 416Human Resource Management in Healthcare3
HCM 425Financial Management of Healthcare Organizations3
Choose 1 of the following courses:3
Organizational Behavior, Theory and Design in Healthcare Management3
Leadership in Health Management3
Health Information Systems3
Topics in Public Health Administration3
Introduction to Gerontology and Mental Health Management3
Marketing and Strategic Planning for Healthcare Organizations3
Total Units18

Physical Education Minor

KIN 304Motor Learning and Control3
KIN 376Physical Education Management3
Choose 4 of the following courses:12
Health Education3
Motor Development3
Historical, Social, Cultural Foundations of Sport and P.E.3
Elementary Physical Education3
Adaptive Physical Education3
Practicum: Teacher Education3
Total Units18

Pre-Nursing Minor

Students who complete the Pre-Nursing minor and choose BIO 246, BIO 247, BIO 351 and BIO 355 in the Bachelor of Arts in Biology will have met all of the prerequisite requirements for Concordia University Irvine's Accelerated Bachelor of Science in Nursing degree.

KIN 306Nutritional Sciences3
PSY 101Introduction to Psychology3
PSY 320Developmental Psychology: Lifespan3
Choose 1 of the following courses:3
Public Speaking3
Interpersonal Communication3
Choose 1 of the following courses:3
Writing and Research3
The Art of the Essay3
Choose 1 of the following courses:3
Cultural Anthropology3
Introduction to Sociology3
Total Units18