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Exercise Science

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Exercise Science


Alex Lowen

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B.S. Exercise Science


Kinesiology Core Curriculum

ITEM #

TITLE

CREDITS


KINT 110

Fundamentals of Kinesiology

3


KINT 201

Introduction to Kinesiology Research

1


KINT 241

Care and Prevention of Athletic Injuries

3


KINT 310

Motor Learning

3


KINT 321

Exercise Physiology

3


KINT 331

Biomechanics

3


KINT 420

Adapted Physical Activity, Sports, & Exercise Assessment

3


KINT 490

Senior Seminar (Capstone/Portfolio)

1


Sub-Total Credits

20

Required Courses

ITEM #

TITLE

CREDITS


KINA 115

Resistance Training

1


KINA 215

Advanced Resistance Training

1


KINT 216

Nutrition

3


KINT 252

ACSM Certified Personal Trainer

3


KINT 260

First Aid, CPR, and First Responder Training

2


KINT 354

NSCA Certified Strength & Conditioning Specialist

3


KINT 452

ACSM Certified Health & Fitness Specialist

3


KINT 460

Applied Social Research Methods

3


KINT 480

Internship

3 - 6


Sub-Total Credits

22 - 25

Required Cognates:

ITEM #

TITLE

CREDITS


BIOL 101

Anatomy & Physiology I

4


BIOL 102

Anatomy & Physiology II

4


CHEM 111

General Chemistry I

4


CHEM 112

General Chemistry II

4


MATH 141

Introduction to Probability and Statistics

3


MATH 180

Precalculus

4


PHYS 121

General Physics I

4


PSYC 212

General Psychology

3


PSYC 220

Human Growth & Development

3


Sub-Total Credits

33

Total Credits

75 - 78

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