Major Requirements for Bachelor of Science

Movement & Exercise Science Track: 51 units
Required Lower-Division Courses: 18 units
KNS/BIO 012 Human Physiology (4)
KNS/BIO 011 Human Anatomy (4)
KNS/BIO 040 Human Nutrition (4)
KNS 072 Foundations of Kinesiology (2)
MA 005 Introduction to Statistics (4)

 

Required Upper-Division Courses: 25 units
KNS 101 Basic Biomechanics (4)
KNS 105 Physiology of Exercise (4)
KNS 157 Psychology and Sociology of Movement (4)
KNS 166 Movement: Pedagogy and Leadership (4)
KNS 181 Special Populations (4)
KNS 185 Motor Behavior (2)
KNS 190/198 Internship/Research (1)
KNS 195 Senior Capstone (2)

 

Electives: 8 units
KNS 110 Cardiovascular Dynamics (3)
KNS 120 Nutrition for Athletes (2)
KNS 122 Nutrition for the Health Professional (2)
KNS 140 Food Systems (4)
KNS 141 Politics of Sports (4)*
KNS 150 Advanced Anatomy (2)**
KNS 150 Character and Leadership (2)
KNS 150 International Issues in the Sport Sciences (2)**
KNS 150 Pain Science (2)
KNS 151 Prevention/Treatment of Athletic Injuries (3)
KNS 152 Therapeutic Exercise and Modalities (2)
KNS 155 Fundamentals of Movement (2)
KNS 156 Health Education for the Classroom Teacher (2)
KNS 159 Exploring Public Health (2)
KNS 160 Strength and Conditioning (3)
KNS 161 Fitness for Older Adults (2)
KNS 162 Physical/Psychological/Social Aspects of Aging (2)
KNS 190 Internship (1-4)
KNS 198 Research (1-4)
One course from Natural and Behavioral Sciences (4) (from approved list)

 

*Mayterm only/**Europe Mayterm Only

Movement & The Medical Sciences
(for those interested in pre-med preparation): 79 units
Required Lower-Division Courses: 14 units
KNS 072 Foundations of Kinesiology (2)
KNS/BIO 011 Human Anatomy (4)
KNS 040 Human Nutrition (4)
MA 005 Statistics (4)

 

Required Upper-Division Courses: 20 units
KNS 101 Basic Biomechanics (4)
BIO 102 Physiology (4)
KNS 105 Physiology of Exercise (4)
KNS 181 Special Populations (4)
KNS 185 Motor Behavior (2)
KNS 195 Senior Capstone (2)
 

 

Required Pre-med Courses: 45 units
BIO 005/006 General Biology I, II (4,4)
CHM 005/006 General Chemistry I, II (4,4)
CHM 101/102 Organic Chemistry I, II (4,4)
PHY 011/013 Physics for Life Sciences I, II (4,4)
PHY 014 Physics for Life Sciences Laboratory (1)
PSY 001 General Psychology (4)
BIO 113 Biochemistry w/Lab (4)
BIO 114 Genetics (4)
 

 

Recommended:
MA 009 Elementary Calculus (4)
ENG 002 Composition (4) OR
ENG 104 Modern Grammar and Advanced Composition (4)

 

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