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Sample Curriculum

 
  Sample Kinesiology Curriculum for Exercise Science  
 
First Year        
Fall Semester     Spring Semester  
Course # Course Title Hours   Course # Course Title Hours
FS 101 First Year Seminar 1   EN 112 English Composition II 3
BI 111 General Biology: Cells & Genes 4   CO 110 Fundamentals of Communication 3
MA 120 College Algebra 3   CS 110 Understanding Computers 3
EN 111 English Composition I 3   KN 211 Applied Sports Medicine 3
KN 101 Introduction to Kinesiology 3   RS Religious Studies 3
    14       15
             
Second Year          
Fall Semester     Spring Semester  
Course # Course Title Hours   Course # Course Title Hours
PY 101  General Psychology 3   BI 220 Human Anatomy & Physiology 8
CH 131 General Chemistry I 4   KN 314 Personal Fitness Training 3
HI History 3   PL 255 Ethics 3
KN 236 Measurement and Evaluation 3   PY 208 Lifespan Development 3
KN 271 Exercise and Nutrition 3        
    16       17
             
Third Year          
Fall Semester     Spring Semester  
Course # Course Title Hours   Course # Course Title Hours
AR/MU/TR Art, Music Theater 3   IS  Interdisciplinary Course 3
EN Literature 3   KN 319 Biomechanics & Motor Control 3
KN 295 Motor Behavior 3   KN 393 Sport Psychology 3
PH 117 Physics Concepts 4   SO 230 Social Statistics 3
PL/RS Philosophy or Religious Studies 3   Student Selected Electives 3
    16       15
             
Fourth Year          
Fall Semester     Spring Semester  
Course # Course Title Hours   Course # Course Title Hours
KN 418 Clinical Kinesiology  3   KN 381 Exercise Physiology  3
KN 420 Stress Physiology 3   KN 482 Internship in Kinesiology 3
IS Interdisciplinary Course 3   KN 499 Research Seminar  1
Student Selected Electives 9   Student Selected Electives 10
    18       17

 

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  Sample Kinesiology Curriculum for Pre-Physical Therapy  
 
First Year        
Fall Semester     Spring Semester  
Course # Course Title Hours   Course # Course Title Hours
FS 101 First Year Seminar 1   CO 110 Fundamentals of Communication 3
BI 111 General Biology: Cells & Genes 4   CS 110 Understanding Computers 3
MA 120 College Algebra 3   EN 112 English Composition II 3
EN 111 English Composition I 3   KN 211 Applied Sports Medicine 3
KN 101 Introduction to Kinesiology 3   RS Religious Studies 3
    14       15
             
Second Year          
Fall Semester     Spring Semester  
Course # Course Title Hours   Course # Course Title Hours
PY 101  General Psychology 3   BI 220 Human Anatomy & Physiology 8
CH 131 General Chemistry I 4   KN 314 Personal Fitness Training 3
HI History 3   PL 255 Ethics 3
KN 236 Measurement and Evaluation 3   PY 208 Lifespan Development 3
KN 271 Exercise and Nutrition 3        
    16       17
             
Third Year          
Fall Semester     Spring Semester  
Course # Course Title Hours   Course # Course Title Hours
AR/MU/TR Art, Music Theater 3   IS  Interdisciplinary Course 3
EN Literature 3   CH 137 General Chemistry II 3
KN 295 Motor Behavior 3   PY 320 Abnormal Psychology 3
PH 231 Physics I 5   PH 232 Physics II 5
PL/RS Philosophy or Religious Studies 3   SO 230 Social Statistics 3
    17       17
             
Fourth Year          
Fall Semester     Spring Semester  
Course # Course Title Hours   Course # Course Title Hours
BI 250 General Microbiology 4   KN 319 Biomechanics & Motor Control 3
KN 418 Clinical Kinesiology  3   KN 381 Exercise Physiology  3
KN 420 Stress Physiology 3   KN 482 Internship in Kinesiology 3
IS Interdisciplinary Course 3   KN 499 Research Seminar  1
Student Selected Electives 3   Student Selected Electives 6
    16       16

 

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