Kinesiology

Student Transfer Achievement Reform (STAR) Act (SB1440)

Associate in Arts
Transfer Preparation* (Major Code: 01365)

The Kinesiology program offers a wide range of possibilities for the student who wants to pursue a degree in the interdisciplinary approach to the study of human movement, athletic training, physical education, pre-physical therapy, human anatomy, human physiology, and the social and psychological aspects of exercise, fitness and sport. Exploration of career opportunities in areas sport, movement, exercise and fitness, including teaching, coaching, and fitness professions. Transfer Credit: CSU.

Required Core
ES/T 202INTRODUCTION TO KINESIOLOGY3
BIOL 260HUMAN ANATOMY4
BIOL 261PRINCIPLES OF HUMAN PHYSIOLOGY4
Movement-based Courses
Select a maximum of one course from any three of the following areas for a minimum of 3 units:3
Aquatics
SWIMMING I
BEGINNING SAILING
AQUATIC EXERCISE I
BEGINNING SURFING
Fitness
BEGINNING YOGA
Individual Sports
BOWLING - BEGINNING
BADMINTON I
List A
Select two of the following:7-8
ELEMENTARY STATISTICS
STATISTICS FOR THE BEHAVIORAL SCIENCES
PRINCIPLES OF BIOLOGY
and PRINCIPLES OF BIOLOGY LABORATORY
INTRODUCTION TO GENERAL CHEMISTRY
PREPARATION FOR GENERAL CHEMISTRY
Total Units21-22
*

Students planning to transfer to a four-year college or university should complete courses specific to the transfer institution of choice. University requirements vary from institution to institution and are subject to change. Therefore, it is important to verify transfer major preparation and general education requirements through consultation with a counselor in either the Counseling Center or Transfer Center. See catalog Transfer Courses Information section for further information.