Tests and Measurements
Instructor: Dr. Joe Gillespie
Office Hours: Wisdom Gym 140
8:15-9:45 MWF, TTH
Office Phone: 968-1933
Text: Measurement by the Physical Educator, by David K. Miller
Calculator: Casio fx 300MS or Casio fx 115 MS
Catalog Description: Use and function of tests in exercise and sport studies. Test construction and interpretation. Statistical techniques will be reviewed. Prerequisite: Junior classification
· Perform elementary statistical techniques and interpret the results.
· Obtain practical experience administering health related fitness tests.
· Organize, administer, report and participate in a variety of physical movement testing presentations.
Statistical Exam .25%
Daily quizzes/assignments/lab assignments. .25%
Practicum in health related fitness tests 15%
Participation in Test Administrations* ..10%
Final Examination (comprehensive) ..25%
Note: 3 points will be deducted from final average for each unexcused absence.
Grade: A B C D F
89.5-100 79.5-89.4 69.5-79.4 59.5-69.4 59.4-below