Associates Degree for Transfer in Kinesiology

Required Core Courses: (11 total units)

KINES 20 Introduction To Kinesiology (3 units)
BIOL 4 Human Anatomy (4 units)
BIOL 5 Human Physiology (4 units)

Choose one course from the following team sport courses (minimum 1 unit):

KINES 1.71 Basketball (1.5 units)
KINES 1.75 Soccer (1.5 units)
KINES 1.77 Volleyball-Beginning (1.5 units)
KINES 1.79 Volleyball-Intermediate (1.5 units)

Choose one course from the following individual sport courses (minimum 1 unit):

KINES 1.25 Badminton (1.5 units)
KINES 1.31 Golf-Beginning (1.5 units)

Choose one course from the following fitness courses (minimum 1 unit):

KINES 1.21 Aerobic Exercise (1.5 units)
KINES 1.22 Step Aerobics (1.5 units)
KINES 1.57 Weight Training (1.5 units)

Select two courses from the following courses (minimum of 6 units):

CHEM 1A General Chemistry (5 units)
HLTH 3 First Aid and CPR for Kinesiology Majors (3 units)
PHYS 2A General Physics (3 units)
PHYS 3A General Physics Laboratory (1 unit)
STAT 1 Introduction To Statistical Methods (4 units)

Total Units ……………………………………………. 21– 26

In addition, Associate in Arts in Kinesiology for Transfer requirements (as stated in SB1440 law) requires students to also complete the following:

  • a minimum of 18 semester units in the major or area of emphasis as determined by the community college district
  • 60 semester CSU transferable units
  • California State University General Education-Breadth (CSU GE-Breadth) pattern of 39 units; OR the Intersegmental General Education Transfer Curriculum (IGETC) pattern of 37 units.
  • Obtainment of a minimum grade point average (GPA) of 2.0.
  • Earn a grade of “C” or better in all courses required for the major or area of emphasis.