Kinesiology Department

Minor - Kinesiology

Through advisement, students can develop the electives that help to focus their minor program of study. Contact the department for academic advisement.

University Graduation Requirements

To be awarded a minor, at least 12 units of coursework must be completely distinct and separate from the coursework in the major (University Policy S16-4).

Course Requirements

Requirements of the Minor18
KIN 070. Introduction to Kinesiology3
Complete one course from:
KIN 160. History of Sport and Physical Education3
KIN 161. Philosophical Perspectives of Sport3
KIN 164. Sociocultural Perspectives3
KIN 167. Sports Psychology3
KIN 168. Psychology of Coaching3
Complete one course from:
KIN 155. Exercise Physiology3
KIN 158. Biomechanics3
KIN 165. Motor Development3
KIN 166. Motor Learning3
Three activity courses from three different movement areas approved by the advisor; these courses are in addition to the two unit university graduation requirement3
Kinesiology upper division electives6

Total Units:18