Biokinetics Sport and movement studies/Exercise and Leisure sciences
Biokinetics is defined as the science of movement and the application of exercise in
rehabilitative treatment or performance. Biokinetics is the profession concerned with health promotion, the maintenance of physical abilities and final phase rehabilitation, by means of scientifically-based physical activity programme prescription.
- Performs individualised scientific assessment and the prescription of exercise • Evaluates & measures: o body posture, o body composition, o blood pressure, Cholesterol, glucose levels, o fitness, muscle strength, endurance, power, flexibility & other health screenings.
Jobs directly related to the qualification
- Authorised Consultant
- Wellbeing Concierge
- Medical Representative
Developmental Sport and Exercise Psychology by Maureen R. Weiss
Biomechanics of Sport Exercise by Peter M. McGinnis
Department of Correctional Services, Netcare, Department of Health, Investec, FNB, PwC, NYDA