Summary of Requirements
All new students are required to complete the university's General Education (GenEd) curriculum.
All Temple students must take a minimum of two writing-intensive courses as part of the major. The specific writing-intensive courses for this major are KINS 3196 and KINS 4196.
All College of Public Health undergraduates must successfully complete the College Core Course, HRPR 1001 Public Health: The Way We Live, Work and Play.
|Kinesiology Core Courses|
|KINS 1201||Introduction to Kinesiology in Public Health||3|
|KINS 1223||Human Anatomy and Physiology I||4|
|KINS 1224||Human Anatomy and Physiology II||4|
|KINS 2203||Physiology of Physical Activity||4|
|KINS 2204||Motor Behavior||3|
|KINS 3101||Historical and Philosophical Dimensions of Physical Activity||3|
|KINS 3196||Psychology of Physical Activity||3|
|KINS 3202||Biomechanics of Physical Activity||4|
|KINS 3213||Human Movement and Development||3|
|KINS 3364||The Science of Health-Related Fitness||3|
|KINS 3501||Research Methods in Kinesiology||4|
|KINS 4242||Exercise, Nutrition and Behavior||3|
|KINS 4196||Sociology of Physical Activity||3|
|Kinesiology Physical Activity Program (KPAP) Courses||8|
|Select six from the following:||18|
|Functional Anatomy for Kinesiology|
|Physical Activity Across the Lifespan|
|Physical Activity for Individuals with Disabilities|
|Exercise Psychology and Adherence|
|Principles of Health Fitness Program Management|
|Self-Development Through Physical Activity|
|Program Planning and Leading Physical Activity and Fitness|
|Movement Injuries: Prevention and Care|
|An Introduction to Holistic Practices and Integrative Medicine|
|Health Psychology and Human Behavior|
|Ethnicity, Culture and Health|
|Total Credit Hours||70|
Note: All degree program courses noted above must be completed with a minimum grade of C.
The degree of Bachelor of Science in Kinesiology may be conferred upon a student by recommendation of the faculty upon the satisfactory completion of 120 semester hours of credit.