Info.sjsu.edu

San José State University

Main Navigation

Shortcut Icons

Main Content

SJSU Articulation Office

info.sjsu.edu artic image

SJSU ARTICULATION AGREEMENT
Lower Division Requirements
Fall 2013 - Spring 2014

BS - Kinesiology

Preparation for Teaching

San José State University -to- Cabrillo College

Community College students should meet with a counselor as soon as possible to determine the equivalent courses offered at that institution. Students should complete as many as possible of the lower division requirements listed below, prior to transfer.

Lower Division Course Requirements

Community College Course Equivalents

Listed below are lower division course requirements necessary for: BS - Kinesiology, Preparation for Teaching.

Preparation for the Major:

BIOL 065 Human AnatomyBio 4 Human Anatomy
or
BIOL 065O Human AnatomyNo Current Equivalent
BIOL 066 Human PhysiologyBio 5 Human Physiology
CHEM 030A Introductory ChemistryChem 30A Inorganic Chemistry for Health Occupations (*)
   OR
CHEM 32 Chemistry for the Allied Health Major (*)
Math Concepts Course - Any course approved for CSU GE Area B-4 - Mathematical Concepts (A grade of "C" or better is required).

Lower Division Requirements of the Major (a minimum passing grade of "C-" in all major courses is required for all kinesiology majors (not to include preparation classes):

KIN 070 Introduction to KinesiologyKIN 2 Introduction to Kinesiology
Teaching emphasis students need 9 units of KIN activity classes to include Adventure, Dance, Fitness, Gymnastics, Individual Dual, Racket Sport, Self Defense, Swimming, Team Sport. One activity must be taken from 4 different movement areas. Two of these KIN courses count for P.E. graduation requirement. Must earn a grade of "C-" or better in these courses.

All students must satisfy the following prerequisite (or equivalent) prior to registering for the WST and 100W courses at SJSU {Academic Senate policy S05-8}.

Once the following course requirement is completed (earning a grade of C or better), students should contact http://testing.sjsu.edu to register for the WST exam at SJSU. Passing the WST prior to your first semester at SJSU will prevent delays in registering for upper division courses:
ENGL 001B Composition 2
A "C" or better is required in English 1B (a "C-" is not acceptable).
Engl 1B Composition and Literature
   OR
ENGL 1BH Honors Composition and Literature
   OR
Engl 1BMC Composition and Literature: Multicultural Emphasis
   OR
Engl 2 Composition and Critical Thinking
   OR
ENGL 2H Honors Composition and Critical Thinking
   OR
ENGL 2MC Composition and Critical Thinking: Multicultural Emphasis
   OR
ENGL 2MCH Honors Composition and Critical Thinking: Multicultural Emphasis
or
2nd English Composition Equivalent Transfer CoursePhilo 49 Introduction to Critical Thinking
A course articulated to SJSU's English 1B is recommended, however any course approved for the IGETC second semester composition area would be accepted to meet this requirement (a grade of "C" or better is required).

LDTP Approved Courses (*)

The following Cabrillo College courses are approved for the following LDTP course descriptors shown on the right.
Chem 30AGeneral Chemistry for Allied Health Majors, with Lab
CHEM 32Survey of General, Organic, and Biological Chemistry
LDTP courses are acceptable "in lieu of" each other.
LDTP courses are not necessarily "equivalent" or "identical" in content.


IMPORTANT TRANSFER INFORMATION:

Prior to transferring to San José State University all transfers must earn at least 60 transferable semester units (90 quarter). Within those 60 semester/90 quarter units students are strongly encouraged to complete the following:

1. General Education Requirements:
Complete all the CSU GE Breadth requirements at the community college (39 semester units/58 quarter units). The approved courses for each area can be found at www.ASSIST.org under the link "CSU GE-Breadth Certification Courses" for your college. Many of these courses can be double counted to meet the major requirements shown above, so choose your courses wisely. Please see your college counselor/advisor to review your general education in order to receive FULL OR PARTIAL CERTIFICATION PRIOR TO TRANSFER to San José State University.

2. Second Semester English Composition:
Complete the second semester English composition course (or equivalent) as it is a prerequisite to registering for the WST and 100W courses at SJSU. Students must earn a grade of "C" or better in this course (a "C-" is not acceptable). Approved courses can be found above within the lower division major requirements. Be sure to select this course as part of your CSU GE-Breadth 39 semester unit requirements. Once this course is complete, students are encouraged to take the WST exam at SJSU to avoid delays in enrollment for other SJSU required courses. To register for the WST contact our Testing office at testing.sjsu.edu.

3. American Institutions Requirement (US 1, US 2, and US 3 must be completed):
This requirement is normally 2 courses and can be taken as part of your CSU GE-Breadth 39 semester unit requirements (GE Area D and sometimes Area C). The approved courses can be found at www.ASSIST.org under the link "CSU US History, Constitution, and American Ideals Courses" for your college.

4. Physical Education Requirement:
Two courses are required and must include at least two different activities. Completion of these courses will clear the graduation requirement at SJSU.

5. Lower Division Major Course Requirements:
Complete as many of the lower division courses required for the major as possible. Many of these courses may be double counted as part of the CSU GE-Breadth 39 semester unit requirements. These requirements are shown above.

loading