University Catalogue

Curriculum in Kinesiology

Leading to the Degree of Bachelor of Science

Fitness and Human Performance Concentration

(see footnotes at bottom)


FIRST YEAR

First Semester

*ENGL 101G Freshman Composition 3 hours
*GBIO 151G General Biology I 3 hours
*BIOL 152 General Biology Laboratory I 1 hour
*MATH 151 or
MATH 161G
College Algebra with Fundamentals 
College Algebra
3 hours
††KIN 120 Foundations of Kinesiology 3 hours
SE 101 Freshman Academic Success at Southeastern 2 hours
  Total: 15 hours

 

Second Semester

*ENGL 102G 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
MATH 241G
Plane Trigonometry
Elementary Statistics
3 hours
*PSYC 101G General Psychology I  3 hours
††HS 133 Healthy Lifestyles for the 21st Century 3 hours
  Total: 16 hours


 

SECOND  YEAR

First Semester

*ENGL 230 or
ENGL 231 or
ENGL 232G
World Literature
English Literature
American Literature
3 hours
History
ElectiveG
  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

Social/
Behavioral 
Elective1
  3 hours
*CHEM 101 or
CHEM 121G
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 Introduction to Public Speaking 3 hours
††Kinesiology
Lab
  1 hour
††Kinesiology
Lab
  1 hour
††KIN 362 History of Sport and Physical Education 3 hours
  Total: 15 hours

 

 

THIRD YEAR

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
††Kinesiology
Lab
  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
Music, 
Visual Arts, 
Dance, or 
TheatreG
  3 hours
  Total: 15 hours

 

 

FOURTH YEAR

First Semester

*Management or
Marketing
Elective
  3 hours
*PSYC 204, or
PSYC 422G
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
Electives   4 hours
  Total: 10 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

††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.