Bachelor of Science in Kinesiology: Concentration in Physical Education Roadmap

120 Total Units Required
Minimum Number of Units in the Major: 64

Plan of Study Grid
First SemesterUnits
MATH 124 Elementary Statistics 1 3
GE Area A: Oral Communication (A1) or Critical Thinking (A3) 2 3
GE Area A: Written English Communication (A2) 3 3
GE Area C: Arts (C1) or Humanities (C2) 3
GE Area D: U.S. History (D2) or U.S. and California Government (D3) 3
 Units15
Second Semester
BIOL 100
BIOL 101
Human Biology
and Human Biology Laboratory
4
GE Area A: Written English Communication II (A4) 3
 
Movement Experience (5–7 Units Total) 4 1
GE Area A: Oral Communication (A1) or Critical Thinking (A3) 3
GE Area C: Arts (C1) 3
 Units14
Third Semester
BIOL 220
Principles of Human Anatomy
or Human Anatomy
4
Movement Experience (5–7 Units Total) 4 1
GE Area A: Written English Communication II (A4) if not already satisfied 3
 
GE Area B: Physical Science (B1) 3
GE Area C: Humanities: Literature (C3) 3
 Units14
Fourth Semester
KIN 250 Introduction to Kinesiology 3
KIN 255 Health-related Fitness and Wellness 3
Movement Experience (5–7 Units Total) 4 1
GE Area B: Life Science (B2) and Laboratory Science (B3) if Not Already Satisfied 3-4
 
GE Area D: U.S. History (D2) or U.S. and California Government (D3) 3
 Units13-14
Fifth Semester
KIN 251 Success in the Kinesiology Major 2
KIN 355 Science, Sport and Fitness 3
KIN 384GW Research Methods in Kinesiology - GWAR 3
Movement Experience (5–7 Units Total) 4 1
GE Area UD–C: Upper Division Arts and/or Humanities (Consider SF State Studies Course) 3
SF State Studies or University Elective 3
 Units15
Sixth Semester
KIN 340 Orientation to Teaching Physical Education 3
KIN 457 Culture, Gender, and Movement 3
KIN 480 Anatomical Kinesiology 4
KIN 486 Motor Learning 3
SF State Studies or University Elective 3
 Units16
Seventh Semester
KIN 401
KIN 402
Elementary School Physical Education, K-5
and Practicum in Physical Education, N-5
4
KIN 487 Motor Development 3
KIN 504 Sport and Exercise Psychology 3
Movement Experience (5–7 Units Total) 4 1
GE Area UD-D: Upper Division Social Sciences (Consider SF State Studies Course) 3
SF State Studies or University Elective 3
 Units17
Eighth Semester
KIN 489 History and Philosophy of Sport and Physical Activity 3
KIN 536 Movement for Individuals with Mild Disabilities 4
KIN 580 Instructional Strategies for Middle and High School Physical Education, Grades 6-12 3
KIN 581 Practicum in Middle and High School Physical Education 1
Movement Experience (5–7 Units Total) 4 1
SF State Studies or University Elective 4
 Units16
 Total Units120-121