Courses

 Major Requirements

  

Lower Division Requirements

BIO153 Anatomy and Physiology

This course is designed for professional nursing and general college students. Included are a general survey of human histology and the study of structure and function of organ systems of the human body, including the integumentary, skeletal, muscular, endocrine, and nervous systems. Structure and function of sensory organs are also included in the course. Should be taken with BIO 153L. (3 units; Fall/Spring/Summer & OPS)

BIO153-F
Shin, Alexandra Nicole
08/30/2021 - Online
BIO153-E
Prins, Bruce
09/07/2021 MWF 2:30 PM - 3:30 PM BUS 124
BIO153-D
Runyan, Stephen A.
09/07/2021 MWF 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM BUS 124
BIO153-A
Prins, Bruce
09/07/2021 MWF 7:00 AM - 8:00 AM Yeager Center A112
BIO153-C
Heyman, Nathanael
09/07/2021 TTh 12:15 PM - 1:45 PM Yeager Center A112
BIO153-B
Prins, Bruce
09/07/2021 MWF 8:15 AM - 9:15 AM Yeager Center A112
BIO153-B
Runyan, Stephen A.
01/10/2022 - Online
BIO153-A
Heyman, Nathanael
01/10/2022 TTh 12:15 PM - 1:45 PM Yeager Center A112
BIO153-A
Runyan, Stephen A.
05/09/2022 TTh 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM TBA
BIO153-B
Runyan, Stephen A.
05/09/2022 - Online

BIO153L Anatomy and Physiology I Lab

A laboratory experience designed to illustrate and reinforce topics covered in Anatomy and Physiology I. Included is the detailed study of cells, tissues, the structure and function of the skeleton, the muscles, and the nervous and endocrine systems of the human body using laboratory experience and demonstration. Additional lab fee. Pre- or Co- Requisite: BIO 153. (1 unit; Fall/Spring/Summer & OPS)

BIO153L-F
Shin, Alexandra Nicole
08/30/2021 Sa 8:00 AM - 12:00 PM Mission Hall 128
BIO153L-R
Heyman, Nathanael
09/07/2021 F 6:00 PM - 8:45 PM Mission Hall 130
BIO153L-Y
Heyman, Nathanael
09/07/2021 F 7:45 AM - 10:30 AM Mission Hall 129
BIO153L-V
Heyman, Nathanael
09/07/2021 F 6:00 PM - 8:45 PM Mission Hall 129
BIO153L-A
Heyman, Nathanael
09/07/2021 M 3:00 PM - 5:45 PM Mission Hall 129
BIO153L-AA
Heyman, Nathanael
09/07/2021 Th 2:00 PM - 4:45 PM Mission Hall 130
BIO153L-B
Heyman, Nathanael
09/07/2021 M 6:00 PM - 8:45 PM Mission Hall 129
BIO153L-BB
Heyman, Nathanael
09/07/2021 Th 5:30 PM - 8:15 PM Mission Hall 130
BIO153L-C
Heyman, Nathanael
09/07/2021 T 5:30 PM - 8:15 PM Mission Hall 129
BIO153L-CC
Heyman, Nathanael
09/07/2021 T 5:30 PM - 8:15 PM Mission Hall 130
BIO153L-D
Flores Arenas, Anabel
09/07/2021 W 3:00 PM - 5:45 PM Mission Hall 129
BIO153L-E
Heyman, Nathanael
09/07/2021 Th 7:30 AM - 10:15 AM Mission Hall 129
BIO153L-G
Heyman, Nathanael
09/07/2021 M 12:00 PM - 2:45 PM Mission Hall 129
BIO153L-H
Heyman, Nathanael
09/07/2021 W 6:00 PM - 8:45 PM Mission Hall 129
BIO153L-I
Heyman, Nathanael
09/07/2021 Th 11:00 AM - 1:45 PM Mission Hall 129
BIO153L-J
Flores Arenas, Anabel
09/07/2021 Th 2:00 PM - 4:45 PM Mission Hall 129
BIO153L-K
Heyman, Nathanael
09/07/2021 Th 5:30 PM - 8:15 PM Mission Hall 129
BIO153L-L
Heyman, Nathanael
09/07/2021 F 3:00 PM - 5:45 PM Mission Hall 129
BIO153L-M
Heyman, Nathanael
09/07/2021 T 2:00 PM - 4:45 PM Mission Hall 129
BIO153L-N
Heyman, Nathanael
09/07/2021 W 12:00 PM - 2:45 PM Mission Hall 129
BIO153L-O
Heyman, Nathanael
09/07/2021 F 12:00 PM - 2:45 PM Mission Hall 129
BIO153L-P
Heyman, Nathanael
09/07/2021 W 7:45 AM - 10:30 AM Mission Hall 129
BIO153L-Q
Heyman, Nathanael
09/07/2021 W 6:00 PM - 8:45 PM Mission Hall 130
BIO153L-S
Heyman, Nathanael
09/07/2021 Th 11:00 AM - 1:45 PM Mission Hall 130
BIO153L-T
Heyman, Nathanael
09/07/2021 Th 5:30 PM - 8:15 PM Mission Hall 128
BIO153L-U
Heyman, Nathanael
09/07/2021 F 3:00 PM - 5:45 PM Mission Hall 130
BIO153L-W
Heyman, Nathanael
09/07/2021 T 7:30 AM - 10:15 AM Mission Hall 129
BIO153L-X
Heyman, Nathanael
09/07/2021 T 11:00 AM - 1:45 PM Mission Hall 129
BIO153L-Z
Heyman, Nathanael
09/07/2021 Th 7:30 AM - 10:15 AM Mission Hall 130
BIO153L-H
Runyan, Stephen A.
01/10/2022 Sa 8:00 AM - 12:00 PM Mission Hall 129
BIO153L-A
Heyman, Nathanael
01/10/2022 W 6:00 PM - 8:45 PM Mission Hall 130
BIO153L-B
Heyman, Nathanael
01/10/2022 W 3:00 PM - 5:45 PM Mission Hall 130
BIO153L-C
Heyman, Nathanael
01/10/2022 F 12:00 PM - 2:45 PM Mission Hall 130
BIO153L-D
Heyman, Nathanael
01/10/2022 F 3:00 PM - 5:45 PM Mission Hall 130
BIO153L-E
Heyman, Nathanael
01/10/2022 W 7:45 AM - 10:30 AM Mission Hall 130
BIO153L-F
Heyman, Nathanael
01/10/2022 F 7:45 AM - 10:30 AM Mission Hall 130
BIO153L-G
Heyman, Nathanael
01/10/2022 W 12:00 PM - 2:45 PM Mission Hall 130
BIO153L-A
Runyan, Stephen A.
05/09/2022 T 12:30 PM - 3:30 PM Mission Hall 129
BIO153L-B
Runyan, Stephen A.
05/09/2022 Sa 8:00 AM - 12:00 PM Mission Hall 129

KIN101 Orientation to the Discipline

This course is designed to introduce students to the basic skills necessary for academic success in the discipline of Kinesiology and to provide students with an overview of professions in which that major may be applied. (3 units; Fall/Spring)

KIN101-A
Miller, Amy
09/07/2021 MWF 9:30 AM - 10:30 AM Health Science Campus L243

KIN114 Walking and Running for Fitness

Instruction in exercise program development related to improvement cardio respiratory fitness. This course is not repeatable for credit. (1 unit; Fall/Spring)

KIN114-B
Chavez, Crystal J
09/07/2021 T 7:00 AM - 8:00 AM Health Science Campus ONLN
KIN114-A
Miller, Amy
09/07/2021 M 8:15 AM - 9:15 AM Health Science Campus ONLN

KIN115 Weight Training

Instruction in introductory strength training principles and techniques, as well as fitness-related nutritional topics. This course is not repeatable for credit. (1 unit; Fall/Spring)

KIN115-B
Morrison, Kylie J.
09/07/2021 MW 6:00 PM - 7:00 PM Health Science Campus G127
KIN115-A
Morrison, Kylie J.
09/07/2021 TTh 6:00 PM - 7:00 PM Health Science Campus G127
KIN115-D
Gloudeman, Timothy
09/07/2021 TTh 5:00 PM - 6:00 PM Health Science Campus G127
KIN115-E
Boyer, William
09/07/2021 MW 1:15 PM - 2:15 PM Health Science Campus G127
KIN115-C
Gloudeman, Timothy
09/07/2021 TTh 3:45 PM - 4:45 PM Health Science Campus G127

KIN212 First Aid and Safety

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 & OPS)

KIN212-A
Chavez, Crystal J
09/25/2021 Sa 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM Health Science Campus K230
KIN212-B
Chavez, Crystal J
10/02/2021 Sa 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM Health Science Campus K230

KIN264 Movement Anatomy

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 & OPS)

KIN264-A
Leisz, Sydney
09/07/2021 TTh 8:45 AM - 10:15 AM Health Science Campus L243

KIN274 Applied Movement Anatomy

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 & OPS)

KIN274-B
Leisz, Sydney
09/07/2021 TTh 2:00 PM - 3:30 PM Health Science Campus A014
KIN274-A
Leisz, Sydney
09/07/2021 TTh 10:30 AM - 12:00 PM Health Science Campus L243

Complete one of the following courses:

KIN108 Swimming

A general swimming course designed to teach basic water safety and beginning to intermediate level swimming strokes. This course is not repeatable for credit. (1 unit; Fall/Spring)

KIN108-A
Chavez, Crystal J
09/07/2021 TTh 9:00 AM - 10:00 AM Aquatic Center POOL
KIN108-B
Chavez, Crystal J
09/07/2021 MW 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM Aquatic Center POOL

KIN109 Lifesaving

A lifesaving course designed to meet American Red Cross life guarding certification requirements. This course is not repeatable for credit. (1 unit; Fall/Spring)

 

Upper Division Requirements

KIN302 Contemporary Health Issues

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 & OPS)

KIN302-A
Miller, Amy
09/07/2021 T 10:30 AM - 12:00 PM Health Science Campus ONLN

KIN303 Foundations of Kinesiology

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 & OPS)

KIN303-A
Hauck, Lauri M.
09/07/2021 Th 10:30 AM - 12:00 PM Health Science Campus ONLN

KIN332 Lifelong Motor Development

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 & OPS)

KIN332-A
Hauck, Lauri M.
09/07/2021 MW 8:15 AM - 9:15 AM Health Science Campus ONLN

KIN353 Care and Prev of Athl Injury

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 & OPS)

KIN353-A
O'Rourke, Monica
09/07/2021 Th 2:00 PM - 3:15 PM Health Science Campus ONLN

KIN383 Exercise Physiology

Physiological principles of exercise. Topics include the responses and adaptations of the neuromuscular system, bioenergetics, and the endocrine, cardiovascular and pulmonary systems to exercise. Prerequisite: BIO 153. (3 units; Fall/Spring & OPS)

KIN383-A
Kim, Jong-Kyung
09/07/2021 TTh 12:15 PM - 1:45 PM Health Science Campus A016
KIN383-B
Boyer, William
09/07/2021 MWF 10:45 AM - 11:45 AM Health Science Campus A013

KIN454 Behavioral Aspects of Sport

A study of the sociological and psychological impact of physical activity on humans. The psychological factors of self-perception, motivation, cooperation, and competition will be examined and used as descriptors to illustrate the idea of sport as an institution of society. (3 units; Fall/Spring & OPS)

KIN454-A
O'Rourke, Monica
09/07/2021 T 2:00 PM - 3:15 PM Health Science Campus ONLN

KIN473 Rsrch Mthds and Evaluatn in Kin

This course provides an introduction to research design that prepares the student to develop relevant questions and hypotheses in kinesiology, and to collect, analyze, and make application of empirical data through scientific writing. Prerequisite: KIN 383. (3 units; Fall/Spring & OPS)

KIN473-A
Boyer, William
09/07/2021 TTh 10:30 AM - 12:00 PM Health Science Campus A015

 

Concentration Courses (16-18 units)

 

Students must complete all requirements in one of the following concentrations: 

    • Physical Activity and Wellness
    • Physical Education
    • Sport Performance

 

Physical Activity and Wellness (17 units)

HSC320 Pblc Hlth Nutrtn and Phys Actvty

This course introduces concepts of nutrition as they relate to nutritional needs, practices and problems throughout the life cycle, nutritional counseling and education of individuals/groups toward health promotion and disease prevention. This course also introduces knowledge, skills and experiences necessary to lead participants in gaining the skills, knowledge, attitudes and behaviors required to lead physically active lifestyles. (3.0 units; As offered & OPS)

HSC410 Health Behavior Change

This course addresses the exploration and application of education, psychosocial, and spiritual components of health behaviors. Behavior change theory, principles, predictive models, and their application to health behavior change programs and interventions will be investigated. (3 units; As offered)

HSC410-A
Kim, Sangmin
09/07/2021 M 5:00 PM - 8:00 PM Health Science Campus A013
HSC410-B
Kim, Sangmin
09/07/2021 T 10:30 AM - 12:00 PM Health Science Campus ONLN
HSC410-A
Kim, Sangmin
01/10/2022 Th 10:30 AM - 12:00 PM Health Science Campus ONLN
HSC410-B
LaChausse, Robert G.
01/10/2022 MWF 9:30 AM - 10:30 AM Health Science Campus

KIN433 Sports and Activities Practicum

Practical field experience in a professional Kinesiology setting. Prerequisite: Open to juniors and senior or graduate students by permission of the department. Students must arrange the field experience under the guidance and approval of the Kinesiology Department Chair. Clinical practicum fee. Prerequisite: KIN 101, permission of the Department Chair and Junior, Senior, or Graduate status. (3 units; Fall/Spring/Summer)

KIN433-B
Hauck, Lauri M.
09/07/2021 M 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM Instructor OFFC
KIN433-A
Boyer, William
09/07/2021 W 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM Instructor OFFC

KIN480 Fitness Assess and Ex Prescrip

Study and practice of concepts and techniques for evaluating physical fitness. Topics include health and medical histories, liability concerns, blood pressure, graded exercise stress testing, ECG recording and basic interpretation, strength assessment, body composition analysis, pulmonary function tests, CHD risk-factor analysis and health risk appraisal. Prerequisite: KIN 383. (3 units; Fall/Spring & OPS)

KIN480-A
Miller, Amy
09/07/2021 TTh 8:45 AM - 10:15 AM Health Science Campus A016

Complete one of the following courses:

KIN390 Sport Performance Techniques

An application of body mechanics, movement screening, and resistance training techniques to improve sport performance outcomes. The course uses a case study approach to challenge the student to apply content in a variety of sport, exercise and physical activity settings. Prerequisite: KIN 274. (3 units; As offered)

KIN390-A
Leisz, Sydney
09/07/2021 M 3:45 PM - 5:45 PM Health Science Campus ONLN

KIN490 Prin of Conditioning Athletes

A study of the physiological and biomechanical basis of conditioning for different sports. Topics include bioenergetics, specificity of training, periodization, and organization and administration of the strength and conditioning facility. Prerequisites: KIN 274 and KIN 383. (3 units; Fall/Spring & OPS)

KIN490-A
Miller, Amy
09/07/2021 TTh 2:00 PM - 3:30 PM Health Science Campus G122
Students must also complete 2 units of KIN 106 - KIN 126. Students must complete two (2) different activity courses, not including varsity sport participation, KIN 108, 109, 114, or 115.

 


  

Physical Education (18 units)

KIN301 Sport Coaching and Officiating

An introduction to the skills needed to successfully coach and officiate an individual or team sport at any of the various levels of competition (youth - college). (3 units; As offered)

KIN310 Fundmntls Movmnt&Physcl Actvty

An introduction to physical activity theory, motor learning theory, and physical activity. Students will be introduced to nontraditional and traditional sport history, skills, rules, and progression of teaching skills to promote physical activity. Emphasis is on demonstrating mastery in specific sport skills, instruction, and assessment. Course designed to meet California Teacher Credentialing subject matter requirements. (3 units; As offered)

KIN395 Physcl Actvty Early Development

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)

KIN405 Coop Mvmnts Physcl Act&Team Sprt

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)

KIN415 Teaching Lifelong Physicl Actvty

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)

KIN423 Organztn and Admin Physicl Educ

A study of possible administrative challenges in departments of physical education as well as departmental organization and facilities use. (3 units; Spring & OPS)

 


 

Sport Performance (16 units)

KIN300 Nutrition Science

Includes the study of principles of modern nutrition, the importance of a scientific knowledge of nutrition, specific food nutrients, nutritional controversies, and a study of convenience foods and their impact on present day diets. (3 units; Fall/Spring & OPS)

KIN300-A
Gillum, Trevor L.
09/07/2021 MWF 9:30 AM - 10:30 AM Health Science Campus L248

KIN390 Sport Performance Techniques

An application of body mechanics, movement screening, and resistance training techniques to improve sport performance outcomes. The course uses a case study approach to challenge the student to apply content in a variety of sport, exercise and physical activity settings. Prerequisite: KIN 274. (3 units; As offered)

KIN390-A
Leisz, Sydney
09/07/2021 M 3:45 PM - 5:45 PM Health Science Campus ONLN

KIN433 Sports and Activities Practicum

Practical field experience in a professional Kinesiology setting. Prerequisite: Open to juniors and senior or graduate students by permission of the department. Students must arrange the field experience under the guidance and approval of the Kinesiology Department Chair. Clinical practicum fee. Prerequisite: KIN 101, permission of the Department Chair and Junior, Senior, or Graduate status. (3 units; Fall/Spring/Summer)

KIN433-B
Hauck, Lauri M.
09/07/2021 M 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM Instructor OFFC
KIN433-A
Boyer, William
09/07/2021 W 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM Instructor OFFC

KIN490 Prin of Conditioning Athletes

A study of the physiological and biomechanical basis of conditioning for different sports. Topics include bioenergetics, specificity of training, periodization, and organization and administration of the strength and conditioning facility. Prerequisites: KIN 274 and KIN 383. (3 units; Fall/Spring & OPS)

KIN490-A
Miller, Amy
09/07/2021 TTh 2:00 PM - 3:30 PM Health Science Campus G122

KIN495 Fnctnl Mvmnt for Sport Perfrmnce

Course focusing on proper body mechanics for physical activity and fitness programming. A review of relevant anatomy and pathology by joint with emphasis on proper body mechanics and various movement screening techniques to discern and correct improper mechanics. Classroom and lab hybrid. Lab experiences focused on developing motion analysis and movement screening skills. Prerequisites: KIN 274 and 390. Pre- or Co- Requisite: KIN 490. (3 units; As offered)

*Students must also complete one (1) unit of KIN 106 - KIN 126 as well as an additional activity course, not including varsity sport participation, KIN 108, 109, 114, or 115.

 


*Curriculum subject to change. Please see the current catalog for more information.