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SJSU ARTICULATION AGREEMENT
Lower Division Requirements
Fall 2015 - Spring 2016

BS - Kinesiology

Preparation for Teaching

San José State University -to- Lake Tahoe Community 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

Second Course in English Composition:

ENGL 002 Critical Thinking and WritingENG 103 Critical Reasoning: Wtiting the Research Paper
or
ENGL 001B Argument and AnalysisNo Current Equivalent

Preparation for the Major:

BIOL 065 Human AnatomyNo Current Equivalent
or
BIOL 065O Human Anatomy
(or approved equivalent transfer course)
BIO 203 Human Anatomy and Physiology I
   AND
BIO 204 Human Anatomy and Physiology II
   AND
BIO 205 Human Anatomy and Physiology III
BIOL 066 Human PhysiologyBIO 203 Human Anatomy and Physiology I
   AND
BIO 204 Human Anatomy and Physiology II
   AND
BIO 205 Human Anatomy and Physiology III
CHEM 030A Introductory ChemistryCHM 100 Introduction to General Chemistry
   AND
CHM 116 Introduction to Organic Chemistry
   AND
CHM 117 Introduction to Biological Chemistry
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:

KIN 070 Introduction to KinesiologyNo Current Equivalent
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. Must earn a grade of "C-" or better in these courses.


IMPORTANT TRANSFER INFORMATION:

Prior to transferring to San Jose State University all transfers must earn at least 60 transferable semester units (90 quarter), including the CSU four basic skill courses required for CSU admission eligibility. Within those 60 semester/90 quarter units students are strongly encouraged to complete the following:

1. Lower Division Major Course Requirements (especially for STEM Majors):
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.

2. 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 Jose State University.

3. Second Semester English Composition highly recommended:
Complete the second semester English composition course (or equivalent) with a grade of "C" or better prior to registering for the WST and 100W course at SJSU. 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.

4. 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.