Curriculum in Kinesiology

Leading to the Degree of Bachelor of Science

Concentration in Exercise Science

(see footnotes at bottom)


First Semester

*PSYC 101G General Psychology I 3 hours
*GBIO 151G General Biology I 3 hours
*BIOL 152 General Biology Laboratory I 1 hour
*ENGL 101G Freshman Composition 3 hours
*MATH 161G College Algebra 3 hours
SE 101 Freshman Academic Success at Southeastern                2 hours
  Total: 15 hours


Second Semester

*CHEM 121G General Chemistry I for Science Majors 3 hours
*CLAB 123 General Chemistry Laboratory I for Science Majors 1 hour
*ENGL 102G Critical Reading and Writing 3 hours
*MATH 162G Plane Trigonometry 3 hours
*ZOO 250G Human Anatomy and Physiology Lecture I 3 hours
*ZOOL 252 Anatomy and Physiology Laboratory I 1 hour
††KIN 191 Introduction to Health Studies and Kinesiology 1 hour
  1 hour
  Total: 16 hours



First Semester

*ENGL 230, or
ENGL 231, or
World Literature
English Literature
American Literature
3 hours
*CHEM 122 General Chemistry II for Science Majors           3 hours
*CLAB 124 General Chemistry Laboratory II for Science Majors 1 hour
*ZOO 251 Human Anatomy and Physiology Lecture II
3 hours
*ZOOL 253 Anatomy and Physiology Laboratory II 1 hour
*MATH 241 Elementary Statistics 3 hours
  1 hours
  Total: 15 hours


Second Semester

COMM 211G Introduction to Public Speaking 3 hours
  3 hours
*GBIO 200 Cell Biology 3 hours
*PHYS 191 General Physics
3 hours
*PLAB 193 General Physics Laboratory 1 hour
††KIN 275 Anatomy and Anatomical Kinesiology                                   3 hours
  Total: 16 hours




First Semester

Music, Art,
Dance, or
  3 hours
*PHYS 192 General Physics
3 hours
*PLAB 194 General Physics Laboratory 1 hour
††HS 133 Healthy Lifestyles in the 21st Century                         3 hours
††KIN 321 Motor Learning 3 hours
††KIN 392 Physiology of Exercise 3 hours
  Total: 16 hours


Second Semester

*CHEM 261 and
CLAB 263 or
CHEM 265 and
CLAB 267
Survey of Organic Chemistry
Survey of Organic Chemistry Laboratory
General Organic Chemistry I
General Organic Chemistry Laboratory I
4 hours
*ENGL 322 Introduction to Professional and Technical Writing 3 hours
*FCS 342 Nutrition 3 hours
††KIN 424 Fitness Testing and Prescription 3 hours
††KIN 426 Strength Development and Conditioning Programs 3 hours
  Total: 16 hours




First Semester

††HS 131 Emergency Health Care 2 hours
††FCS 345, or
FCS 411, or
FCS 421, or
FCS 432
Nutrition Through the Life Cycle
Diet Therapy
Weight management Principles
Advanced Nutrition
3 hours
*PSYC 204, or
Developmental Psychology
Abnormal Psychology
3 hours
††KIN 372 Biomechanics 3 hours
††KIN 434 Clinical Aspects of Exercise Testing and Prescription 3 hours
††KIN 436 Psychsocial Dimensions of Physical Activity 3 hours
  Total: 17 hours



Second Semester

††KIN 410 Internship in Exercise Science, Fitness or
Sport Management
6 hours
Electives   3 hours
  Total: 9 hours


Total semester hours required 120

Southeastern 101 is not required of transfer or readmit Southeastern students with 30 hours or more. Those students will replace Southeastern 101 with 2 hours of electives.

GGeneral Education Courses

††Major course, grade of "C" or higher is required.
*Grade of "C" or higher is required.
Recommended electives for Pre-Physical Therapy students include Psychology 204 and 422, Microbiology 223, General Biology 153/154, Zoology 332 and 392.