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 4296, and KINS 4196 or KINS 4596.
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 3202||Biomechanics of Physical Activity||4|
|KINS 3213||Physical Growth, Development & Aging||3|
|KINS 3364||The Science of Health-Related Fitness||3|
|KINS 4242||Exercise, Nutrition and Behavior||3|
|KINS 4296||History and Philosophy of Kinesiology||3|
|Select one of the following:||3|
|Kinesiology Physical Activity Program (KPAP) Courses||8|
|Select seven from the following:||21|
|Movement Injuries: Prevention and Care|
|Functional Anatomy for Kinesiology|
|Physical Activity Across the Lifespan|
|Physical Activity for Individuals with Disabilities|
|Principles of Health Fitness Program Management|
|Self-Development Through Physical Activity|
|An Introduction to Holistic Practices and Integrative Medicine|
|Health Psychology and Human Behavior|
|Holistic Health and Aging|
|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.