Associate in Science Degree

A.S in Kinesiology                 21 Units

Associate in Science degree may be earned by completing a minimum of 60 units of degree credit coursework, including the major requirements and IGETC or CSU GE breadth requirements, with a minimum grade point average of 2.0. Students must complete all courses for the major with a grade of “C” or better.

Required Core Courses (12 units)

Kines 190 Introduction to Kinesiology (3 units)
Kines 197 Human Development (3units)
Hed 133 Safety and First Aid (3 units)
Hed 120 Healthful Living (3 units)

Additional Requirements (minimum 9 units)
To include one of the following emphasis areas

Physical Educator K-12 (6 units from the following )
Kines 201 Kinesiology and Applied Anatomy (3 units)
Kines 191 Elementary Physical Ed (3 units)

or

Coaching: (6 units from the following courses)
Kines 194 (3 units)
Kines 198 (3 units)
Kines 205 (3 units)
Kines 225 (3 units)

or

Athletic/Personal Trainer (6 units from the following)
Kines 201 (3 units)
Kines 198 (3 units)
Hed 115 (3 units)

Plus a total of 3 units from 3 of the following areas

Aquatics, Combatives, Team Sports, Individual Sports, Fitness

A certificate of achievement may be earned by completing all of the necessary courses with a grade of “C” or better. Recommended Preparation: Transfer students are emphatically encouraged to follow the transfer institution specific articulation agreements found on www.assist.org

Suggested Sequence of Courses  from state approved paperwork

Fall

Kines 197  Kines 190   Hed 120   PE activity course

Spring

Kines 198 Kines 201 Kines 194 PE activity course

Fall

Kines 205 or Kines 225 Hed 115 PE activity course

Spring

Hed 133 Kines 191​

 

Associate in Arts Transfer Degree Kinesiology…………………………….21-23 Units

The purpose of the Associate in Arts in Kinesiology for Transfer (AA-T) degree is to provide preparation for community college students to complete a baccalaureate degree in kinesiology or similar major at a California State University (CSU). With completion of the AA-T in Kinesiology degree, students will possess foundational knowledge and skills that encompass the core content in the lower-division coursework required of many baccalaureate programs in kinesiology. The AA-T in Kinesiology degree is in alignment with the current mission of the college and the college’s strategic plan and initiatives.

Required core courses (14 units):

3 units KINES 190 Introduction to Kinesiology

4 units BIOSC 132 Human Anatomy

4 units BIOSC 132 Human Physiology

Select one course in three different areas for a total of 3 units:

Aquatics 1 unit PE 126A Beginning Swimming

Combatives 1 unit PE 261A Beginning Tae Kwon Do

Fitness 1 unit PE 116A Beginning Step Aerobics

Individual Sports 1 unit PE 135A Beginner Tennis

Team Sports 1 unit PE 290A Sport Specific Training

Plus 7-9 units from List A:

4 units MATH 164 Introduction to Probability and Statistics

5 units CHEM 120 General College Chemistry

4 units PHYS 120 General College Physics

3 units HED 133 Safety and First Aid

Certificate of Accomplishment

Baseball Officiating                        3 Units

A Certificate of Accomplishment may be earned by completing all the courses required for this major with a grade of “C” or better.

Course required for the certificate:

3 units                             PE 194         Principles and Practices of Officiating

 

Certificate of Accomplishment:

Fitness Trainer   16.5 Units

A Certificate of Achievement may be earned by completing all the courses required for this major with a grade of “C” or better.

Courses required for the certificate:

1 unit PE 099                Occupational Work Experience

3 units   KINES 199                Personal Fitness Training

3 units   KINES 201                Kinesiology and Applied Anatomy

3 units   HED 115                Applied Nutrition

3 units   HED 120                Education for Healthful Living

Plus one of the following:

.5 unitsPE 102                Fitness Training

.5 unitsPE 103                Weight Training

Plus one of the following:

3 units   HED 133                Safety and First Aid

3 units   KINES 198       Care and Prevention of Athletic Injuries

 

Certificate of Accomplishment:

Personal Training Prep Course 3 Units

A Certificate of Accomplishment may be earned by completing all the courses required for this major with a grade of “C” or better.

Course required for the certificate:

3 units   KINES 199                Personal Fitness Training