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Majoring in Kinesiology

Program Requirements

PETE Concentration total program: 64 semester hours
HHP Concentration total program
: 53 semester hours

Prerequisite Requirement: 4 semester hours

Code Course Title Units
BIOL 343 Human Anatomy 4

Core Requirements: 26 semester hours

Code Course Title Units
KINE 001 Fitness for Life 2
KINE 201 Foundations of Kinesiology 4
KINE 323 Biomechanics 4
KINE 345 Research Methods and Design 4
KINE 355 Anatomical Kinesiology 4
KINE 456 Physiology of Exercise 4
KINE 456L Physiology of Exercise Lab 0
KINE 499 Senior Project 4

Physical Education Teacher Education Concentration: 40 semester hours

Code Course Title Units
KINE 210 Skill Themes and Movement Concepts 2
KINE 211 Using Sport & Physical Activity to Teach Personal & Social Responsibility 2
KINE 212 Teaching Games to Enhance Physical Literacy 2
KINE 213 Enhancing Physical Literacy through Sport Education 2
KINE 214 Promoting Lifelong Fitness 2
KINE 215 Methods and Practice of Teaching Gymnastics and Dance 2
KINE 250 Introduction to Adapted Physical Education 4
KINE 330 Elementary Physical Education 4
KINE 333 Curriculum and Organization in Physical Education 4
KINE 380 Motor Development 4
KINE 381 Motor Learning 4
KINE 460 Philosophy of Physical Education and Athletics 4

Electives

A minimum of 6 semester hours of advisor-approved electives.

Health and Human Performance Concentration: 23 semester hours

Code Course Title Units
KINE 380 Motor Development, or  
KINE 381 Motor Learning 4
A minimum of 3 Instructional Activity Courses (KINE 002-KINE 049) 0-3
KINE electives A minimum of 8 semester hours of advisor-approved related coursework 8