The kinesiology minor (25 units) is designed for students pursuing careers in primary or secondary education. This minor, coupled with an appropriate multiple or single subject matter specialization, can provide students with opportunities for involvement in teaching physical education and/or coaching athletic teams.

Theory and practice for prevention and care of accident or sudden illness. The course meets the requirements for Red Cross, CPR, and First Aid Certificates. Students may only earn credit for either KIN 212 or KIN 312. (1 unit; Fall, Spring, & Online)

InstructorStart DateDaysTimeLocation
KIN212-B
Chavez, Crystal J
10/19/2024 Sa 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM Health Science Campus G122
KIN212-A
Chavez, Crystal J
09/28/2024 Sa 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM Health Science Campus G122
KIN212-A
Chavez, Crystal J
02/01/2025 Sa 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM Health Science Campus G122
KIN212-B
Chavez, Crystal J
02/08/2025 Sa 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM Health Science Campus G122

A study of the muscle and bone structure of the human body and how they work together to create movement. Emphasis is on the function of specific muscles and bones in creating defined movement. Prerequisite: BIO 153. (3 units; Fall, Spring, & Online)

InstructorStart DateDaysTimeLocation
KIN264-A
Leisz, Sydney A.
09/03/2024 TTh 8:45 AM - 10:15 AM Health Science Campus A016
KIN264-B
Leisz, Sydney A.
09/03/2024 TTh 12:15 PM - 1:45 PM Health Science Campus A014
KIN264-A
Leisz, Sydney A.
01/13/2025 TTh 8:45 AM - 10:15 AM Health Science Campus

Continued study of the muscle and bone structure of the human body. Heavy emphasis is placed on the biomechanical laws of movement. Prerequisites: KIN 264. (3 units; Fall, Spring, & Online)

InstructorStart DateDaysTimeLocation
KIN274-A
Leisz, Sydney A.
09/03/2024 TTh 2:00 PM - 3:30 PM Health Science Campus A014
KIN274-B
Leisz, Sydney A.
01/13/2025 TTh 2:00 PM - 3:30 PM Health Science Campus
KIN274-A
Leisz, Sydney A.
01/13/2025 TTh 10:30 AM - 12:00 PM Health Science Campus

Major areas include personal, family, and community health, including the effects of alcohol, dangerous drugs and narcotics, degenerative and infectious diseases, and tobacco on the human body. Exploration of community resources related to health issues is offered. Meets California Teacher Credential requirements. (3 units; Fall, Spring, & Online)

InstructorStart DateDaysTimeLocation
KIN302-A
Miller, Amy
09/03/2024 WF 9:30 AM - 10:30 AM Health Science Campus ONLN
KIN302-A
Miller, Amy
01/13/2025 WF 8:15 AM - 9:15 AM Health Science Campus ONLN

A study of the historical, philosophical, and scientific foundations of Kinesiology. Emphasized is a critical view of the nature and spectrum of the discipline. (3 units; Fall, Spring, & Online)

InstructorStart DateDaysTimeLocation
KIN303-A
Hauck, Lauri M.
09/03/2024 Th 10:30 AM - 12:00 PM Health Science Campus ONLN
KIN303-A
Hauck, Lauri M.
01/13/2025 Th 10:30 AM - 12:00 PM Health Science Campus ONLN

A study of the physical growth and development of humans and how it interacts with and influences motor learning and performance. (3 units; Fall, Spring, & Online)

InstructorStart DateDaysTimeLocation
KIN332-A
Hauck, Lauri M.
09/03/2024 MWF 8:15 AM - 9:15 AM Health Science Campus A014
KIN332-A
Hauck, Lauri M.
01/13/2025 MWF 8:15 AM - 9:15 AM Health Science Campus

A course providing instruction and experience in the prevention and care of injuries incurred in athletics. Methods of taping, therapy, health habits, and protective equipment are considered. Prerequisite: KIN 253 or 264. (3 units; Fall, Spring, & Online)

InstructorStart DateDaysTimeLocation
KIN353-A
Renaud, Emilie Alexia
09/03/2024 TTh 12:15 PM - 1:45 PM Health Science Campus L246
KIN353-A
Renaud, Emilie Alexia
01/13/2025 TTh 12:15 PM - 1:45 PM Health Science Campus K235

This course provides an activity-based approach to acquiring the skills needed to implement a physical education curriculum for elementary school aged children. Emphasis is on the ability to apply appropriate fundamental movement forms for physical and social development according to cultural and historical norms. Students will demonstrate skill through multiple physical activity labs. This course is designed to meet California Teacher Credential requirements for single subject and multiple subjects learners. (3 units; Fall/Spring)

InstructorStart DateDaysTimeLocation
KIN395-A
Hauck, Lauri M.
09/03/2024 T 8:45 AM - 10:15 AM Health Science Campus ONLN
KIN395-A
Hauck, Lauri M.
01/13/2025 T 8:45 AM - 10:15 AM Health Science Campus ONLN

 

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This course provides an activity-based approach to acquiring the skills needed to instruct cooperative movements in physical activity and team sports. Emphasis is on the ability to apply appropriate movement forms for physical growth and development in middle-school aged children. This activity-based course focuses on the science of human movement, social development, cultural, and historical norms. Students will engage in collaborative learning, practical experience, and structured fieldwork hours. The course is designed to meet California Teacher Credentialing requirements, PETE recommendations, and California physical education content standards for Middle School Students. Prerequisite: KIN 310. (3 units; Fall)

InstructorStart DateDaysTimeLocation
KIN405-A
Hauck, Lauri M.
01/13/2025 Th 8:45 AM - 10:15 AM Health Science Campus ONLN

This course provides an activity-based approach to acquiring lifelong physical activity knowledge and skills. Emphasis is on learning through teaching, using peers and the classroom to apply appropriate high school physical education subject matter content, teaching methodologies, and evaluation methods. This activity-based course focuses on collaborative learning, practical experience, and structured fieldwork hours. This course is designed to meet California Teacher Credentialing requirements, PETE recommendations, and California physical education content standards for High School Course 1 and Course 2. Prerequisite: KIN 310. (3 units; Spring)

InstructorStart DateDaysTimeLocation
KIN415-A
Hauck, Lauri M.
09/03/2024 Th 8:45 AM - 10:15 AM Health Science Campus ONLN