Curriculum in Kinesiology

Leading to the Degree of Bachelor of Science

Fitness and Human Performance Concentration

(see footnotes at bottom)


First Semester

*ENGL 101G,H Freshman Composition 3 hours
*GBIO 151G General Biology I 3 hours
*BIOL 152 General Biology Laboratory I 1 hour
*MATH 151/161G College Algebra with FundamentalsCollege Algebra 3 hours
††KIN 191 Introduction to Health Studies and Kinesiology 1 hour
††HS 133 Healthy Lifestyles for the 21st Century 3 hours
SE 101 Freshman Academic Success at Southeastern 2 hours
  Total: 16 hours


Second Semester

*ENGL 102G,H Critical Reading and Writing 3 hours
*ZOO 250G Human Anatomy and Physiology Lecture I             3 hours
*ZOOL 252 Anatomy and Physiology Laboratory I 1 hour
*MATH 162, or
Plane Trigonometry
Elementary Statistics
3 hours
  3 hours
*PSYC 101G General Psychology I 3 hours
  Total: 16 hours



First Semester

*ENGL 230, or
ENGL 231, or
World Literature
English Literature
American Literature
3 hours
  3 hours
*ZOO 251 Human Anatomy and Physiology Lecture II        
3 hours
*ZOOL 253 Anatomy and Physiology Laboratory II 1 hour
††HS 162 Drugs and Society 3 hours
††KIN 275 Anatomy and Anatomical Kinesiology 3 hours
  Total: 16 hours



Second Semester

Visual Arts,
Dance, or
  3 hours
*CHEM 101, or
General Chemistry I
General Chemistry I for Science Majors
3 hours
*CLAB 103, or
CLAB 123
General Chemistry Laboratory I
General Chemistry Laboratory I for Science Majors
1 hour
COMM 211G,H Introduction to Public Speaking 3 hours
  1 hour
  1 hour
††KIN 362 History of Sport and Physical Education 3 hours
  Total: 15 hours




First Semester

*ENGL 322 Introduction to Professional and Technical Writing 3 hours
*FCS 342 Nutrition 3 hours
††HS 362 Promoting Health in the Worksite 3 hours
††KIN 392 Physiology of Exercise 3 hours
††KIN 321 Motor Learning 3 hours
  1 hour
  Total: 16 hours


Second Semester

*FCS 345, or
FCS 411, or
FCS 421, or
FCS 424, or
FCS 432
Nutrition Through the Life Cycle
Diet Therapy
Weight Management Principles
Nutrition for Sport and Fitness
Advanced Nutrition
3 hours
††KIN 372 Biomechanics 3 hours
††KIN 424 Fitness Testing and Prescription 3 hours
††KIN 426 Strength Development and Conditioning Programs 3 hours
††HS 453 Health Assessment and Promotion 3 hours
  Total: 15 hours




First Semester

*Management or
  3 hours
*PSYC 204, or
Developmental Psychology
Abnormal Psychology
3 hours
††HS 131 Emergency Health Care 2 hours
††HS 454 Health Behavior Change 3 hours
††KIN 434 Clinical Aspects of Exercise Testing and Prescription         3 hours
††KIN 436 Psychosocial Dimensions of Physical Activity 3 hours
  Total: 17 hours



Second Semester

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


Total semester hours required 120

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

GGeneral Education Courses
HHonors students to take Honors course option:
ENGL 101 or 121H or 123H
ENGL 102 or 122H or 124H
ENGL 230 or 231 or 232 or 210H or 291H or 292H
HIST 101 or 102 or 201 or 202 or 101H or 102H or 201H or 202H
COMM 211 or 211H
GBIO 106 or 151H
GBIO 151 or 151H
Art Elective or HONR 191 

††Major course; grade of C or higher is required
1Social/Behavioral Electives must be selected from Anthropology, Criminal Justice, Economics, Geography, Political Science, Psychology, and Sociology.
*Grade of "C" or higher is required.