Bachelor of Science in Kinesiology (Exercise Science)

Total Semester Credit Hours (sch): 120-132   
Major: 48 sch        

KINES.BS         CIP Code: 31.0505.00

Degree Requirements

Texas Core Curriculum

ENG 1013Composition I3
ENG 1023Composition II3
Mathematics3
Life & Physical Sciences6
Language, Philosophy, & Culture3
Creative Arts3
HIST 1013History of the United States, 1492-18653
HIST 1023History of the United States, 1865 to the Present3
GOV 2013U.S. National Government3
GOV 2023Texas Government3
Social & Behavioral Sciences3
CAO: Women's Studies3
CAO: First Year Seminar, Wellness or Mathematics3
Total Semester Credit Hours42

Courses Required for Major

KINS 1583Foundations of Assessment in Kinesiology3
KINS 1683Strength Training and Functional Anatomy3
KINS 1801Introduction to Kinesiology1
KINS 2143Disability Sport and Modified Games3
KINS 2623Adapted Physical Activity3
KINS 2621Motor and Aquatic APE Instructional Lab1
KINS 2722Methods of Exercise Leadership2
KINS 3553Exercise and Sport Psychology3
KINS 3593Biomechanics of Human Body and Motion3
KINS 3591Biomechanics Laboratory1
KINS 3603Physiology of Exercise3
KINS 3601Physiology of Exercise Laboratory1
KINS 3701Practicum in Senior Adult Fitness1
KINS 3713Sport and Fitness Management3
KINS 4603Advanced Exercise Physiology3
KINS 4601Advanced Exercise Physiology Laboratory1
KINS 4703Exercise Testing and Prescription3
KINS 4701Exercise Testing and Prescription for General and Special Populations Laboratory1
KINS 4823Exercise Assessment and Program Development for Special Populations3
KINS 4933Internship in Cardiac Rehabilitation3
KINS 4943Internship in Corporate Fitness3
Total Semester Credit Hours48

Other Requirements

CHEM 1013
CHEM 1011
Introductory Chemistry
and Introductory Chemistry Laboratory
4
or CHEM 1113 General Chemistry I
or CHEM 1111 General Chemistry Laboratory I
CHEM 1023
CHEM 1021
Introduction to Organic and Physiological Chemistry
and Introduction to Organic and Physiological Chemistry Laboratory
4
or CHEM 1123 General Chemistry II
or CHEM 1121 General Chemistry Laboratory II
or PHYS 1133 Principles of Physics I
or PHYS 1131 Principles of Physics Laboratory I
ZOOL 2013
ZOOL 2011
Human Anatomy and Physiology I
and Human Anatomy and Physiology I Laboratory (may be applied from core)
4
ZOOL 2023
ZOOL 2021
Human Anatomy and Physiology II
and Human Anatomy and Physiology II Laboratory (may be applied from core)
4
NFS 2323Introduction to Nutrition3
MATH 1703Elementary Statistics I (may be applied from core)3
PSY 1013Introduction to General Psychology (may be applied from core)3
Total Semester Credit Hours25

Electives

Select 17 sch from the following 17
Developmental Psychology
Abnormal Psychology
Medical Terminology
Neuroanatomy and Neurophysiology
and Neuroanatomy and Neurophysiology Laboratory
Sports Nutrition
Physical Activity: Personal Fitness
Leadership through Experiential Activities
Motor Learning and Development
Total Semester Credit Hours17
First Year
FallTCCNSemester Credit Hours
ENG 1013Composition I ENGL 13013
CHEM 1013
CHEM 1011
Introductory Chemistry
and Introductory Chemistry Laboratory
( CHEM 1305, CHEM 1405) and ( CHEM 1105)4
KINS 1902Fitness and Health: Enhancing Personal Wellness PHED 1238, PHED 13012
UNIV 1231Learning Frameworks: The First Year Experience EDUC 1100, EDUC 1200, EDUC 13001
PSY 1013Introduction to General Psychology PSYC 23013
KINS 1801Introduction to Kinesiology 1
KINS 1311Physical Activity: Personal Fitness 1
 Semester Credit Hours 15
SpringTCCN
ENG 1023Composition II ENGL 13023
KINS 1683Strength Training and Functional Anatomy 3
KINS 1583Foundations of Assessment in Kinesiology 3
CHEM 1023
CHEM 1021
Introduction to Organic and Physiological Chemistry
and Introduction to Organic and Physiological Chemistry Laboratory
( CHEM 1307) and ( CHEM 1107)4
MATH 1703Elementary Statistics I MATH 1342, MATH 14423
 Semester Credit Hours 16
Second Year
FallTCCN
HIST 1013History of the United States, 1492-1865 HIST 13013
ZOOL 2013
ZOOL 2011
Human Anatomy and Physiology I
and Human Anatomy and Physiology I Laboratory
( BIOL 2301, BIOL 2401) and ( BIOL 2101)4
KINS 2623Adapted Physical Activity 3
KINS 2621Motor and Aquatic APE Instructional Lab 1
WS 2013Gender and Social Change: An Introduction to Multicultural-Women's Studies 3
KINS 2722Methods of Exercise Leadership 2
 Semester Credit Hours 16
SpringTCCN
HIST 1023History of the United States, 1865 to the Present HIST 13023
NFS 2323Introduction to Nutrition HECO 1322, BIOL 13223
ZOOL 2023
ZOOL 2021
Human Anatomy and Physiology II
and Human Anatomy and Physiology II Laboratory
( BIOL 2302, BIOL 2402) and ( BIOL 2102)4
KINS 2143Disability Sport and Modified Games 3
PSY 1603Developmental Psychology PSYC 23143
 Semester Credit Hours 16
Third Year
FallTCCN
KINS 3603
KINS 3601
Physiology of Exercise
and Physiology of Exercise Laboratory
4
KINS 3701Practicum in Senior Adult Fitness 1
NFS 3163Sports Nutrition 3
GOV 2013U.S. National Government GOVT 23053
KINS 3553Exercise and Sport Psychology 3
MU 3713 (GP)Music and World Cultures 3
 Semester Credit Hours 17
SpringTCCN
KINS 3593
KINS 3591
Biomechanics of Human Body and Motion
and Biomechanics Laboratory
4
KINS 3303Leadership through Experiential Activities 3
KINS 3713Sport and Fitness Management 3
GOV 2023Texas Government GOVT 23063
KINS 4703Exercise Testing and Prescription 3
KINS 4701Exercise Testing and Prescription for General and Special Populations Laboratory 1
 Semester Credit Hours 17
Fourth Year
FallTCCN
PHIL 3073Bioethics 3
ZOOL 3123
ZOOL 3121
Neuroanatomy and Neurophysiology
and Neuroanatomy and Neurophysiology Laboratory
4
KINS 4823Exercise Assessment and Program Development for Special Populations 3
KINS 4603Advanced Exercise Physiology 3
KINS 4601Advanced Exercise Physiology Laboratory 1
Elective3
 Semester Credit Hours 17
SpringTCCN
KINS 4933Internship in Cardiac Rehabilitation 3
KINS 4943Internship in Corporate Fitness 3
 Semester Credit Hours 6
 Total Semester Credit Hours:  120

(GP) courses satisfy global perspectives graduation requirement.