THE MINOR IN PHYSICAL EDUCATION

Course Requirements for the Minor: 27-28 units

The following courses, or their approved transfer equivalents, are required of all candidates for this minor.

Departmental approval is required before you begin course work for this minor. consult with an academic adviser to plan your program carefully. For example, this minor may serve as part of a supplementary authorization to teach physical education.

3 courses required:
BIOL104Human Physiology4.0FS *
KINE322Biomechanics4.0FS
Prerequisites: BIOL 103 or faculty permission for non-majors, basic computer literacy skills.
KINE323Physiology of Exercise4.0FS
Prerequisites: BIOL 104. 2 courses selected from:
KINE315Intro to Adapted Phys Act3.0FS
KINE320Embodied Knowledge: Kinesiol3.0FS WP
Prerequisites: ENGL 130 (or its equivalent) with a grade of C- or higher.
KINE321Motor Development & Behavior3.0FS
KINE345Human Movement/Learn/Perform3.0FS
Prerequisites: Basic computer skills or faculty permission. 3 courses selected from:
KINE302Found Childhood Phys Educ3.0FS
OR (the following course may be substituted for the above)
KINE309Develop Approp PE for Children3.0FS
KINE305Philosophy of School Based PE3.0FS
KINE314Psychology of Coaching3.0FS
OR (the following course may be substituted for the above)
KINE492Social Psy of Sport/Play/Games3.0FS
KINE315Intro to Adapted Phys Act3.0FS
KINE316Prin Spt Injury Mgt4.0FS
Prerequisites: Basic First Aid or equivalent course, faculty permission.
KINE320Embodied Knowledge: Kinesiol3.0FS WP
Prerequisites: ENGL 130 (or its equivalent) with a grade of C- or higher.
KINE321Motor Development & Behavior3.0FS
KINE331Principles of Team Sports3.0FS
Prerequisites: Basic computer literacy skills. Course includes laboratory projects and written exams which cover the essential elements of coaching and performing in a team sport environment. One major project will be designed by each student.
KINE332Prin of Individual Sports3.0FS
Prerequisites: Basic computer literacy skills.
KINE345Human Movement/Learn/Perform3.0FS
Prerequisites: Basic computer skills or faculty permission.
KINE346Sport and Society3.0FS
KINE386Sports Epidemiology3.0FS
Prerequisites: Basic computer skills or faculty permission.
KINE389Prin of Strngth & Conditioning3.0FS
Prerequisites: KINE 322, KINE 323, or faculty permission.
KINE410Develop Approp PE-Middle Sch3.0FS
Prerequisites: KINE 305, KINE 309.
KINE411Assessment in Physical Educ3.0FS
Prerequisites: KINE 305, KINE 309, faculty permission.
KINE430Adm/Mgmt of Sport/Fit Progs3.0FS
Prerequisites: Basic computer literacy skills.
KINE480Ex Testing and Prescription3.0FS
Prerequisites: KINE 323.
KINE524Biomechanical Analysis3.0FS
Prerequisites: KINE 322 and basic computer literacy.

NOTE: The following courses cannot be applied in more than one category above: KINE 315, KINE 320, KINE 321, and KINE 345.

Written Notice

Departmental approval is required before you begin course work for this minor. Approval can be obtained by providing written notice of your intention to declare this minor to the department office.