Bachelor of Science in Kinesiology: Concentration in Integrated Teacher Education Program in Physical Education Roadmap

133 Total Units Required

This roadmap is a suggested plan of study and does not replace meeting with an advisor. Please note that students may need to adjust the actual sequence of courses based on course availability. Please consult an advisor in your major program for further guidance.

Plan of Study Grid
First SemesterUnits
Select One (Major Prerequisite): 4-5
Human Biology
and Human Biology Laboratory (B2, B3)
Introductory Biology I
ENG 114 Writing the First Year: Finding Your Voice (A2) 1 3
GE Area A: Oral Communication (A1) (COMM 150 Recommended) 2 3
GE Area C: Arts (C1) (H ED 290 Recommended) 3
GE Area D: Social Sciences (D1) (S ED 200 Recommended) 3
Second Semester
Select One (Major Prerequisite): 3 4
Principles of Human Anatomy
Human Anatomy
CHEM 101 Survey of Chemistry (Major Prerequisite, B1) 3
Quantitative Reasoning Option (Major Prerequisite, B4) 4,5 3-4
GE Area A: Critical Thinking (A3) (HSS 110 Recommended) 3
GE Area E 3
Third Semester
BIOL 212 Principles of Human Physiology (Major Prerequisite) 3 3
KIN 240 Introduction to Teaching Physical Education (Concentration Requirement) 3
GE Area C: Humanities (C2) (H ED 120 Recommended) 3
GE Area C: Humanities (C2) (RPT 230 Recommended) 3
GE Area D: U.S. History (D2) (H ED 241 Recommended) 3
GE Area F ± 3
Fourth Semester
KIN 314 Principles of Strength and Conditioning (Concentration Requirement) 3
KIN 331 Peak Performance (Concentration Requirement, UD-D, GP, SJ) 3
KIN 384GW Research Methods in Kinesiology - GWAR (Major Core) 3
KIN 487 Motor Development (Concentration Requirement, UD-B) 3
GE Area UD-C: Upper-Division Arts and/or Humanities (H ED 455 Recommended) 6 3
Fifth Semester
KIN 310 Youth Development Instructional Analysis I (Major Concentration) 3
KIN 401 Elementary School Physical Education: K-5 (Major Concentration) 3
KIN 480 Anatomical Kinesiology (Major Core) 4
KIN 486 Motor Learning (Major Core) 3
KIN 489 History and Philosophy of Sport and Physical Activity (Major Concentration) 3
Sixth Semester
KIN 312 Youth Development Instructional Analysis II (Major Concentration) 3
KIN 457 Culture, Gender, and Movement (Major Core, GP) 3
KIN 482 Exercise Physiology (Major Core) 3
KIN 536 Introduction to Adapted Physical Education (Major Concentration) 3
KIN 580
KIN 581
Middle and High School Physical Education: Grades 6-12
and Practicum in Middle and High School Physical Education (Major Concentration)
Seventh Semester
KIN 750 Curriculum and Instruction I: Physical Education (Credential) 3
S ED 640 Supervised Observation and Participation in Public Schools (Credential) 3
S ED 701 Teaching for Equity in Secondary Schools (Credential) 3
S ED 720 Critical and Digital Literacy Across Content Areas (Credential) 3
S ED 751 Classroom Environment and Management (Credential) 3
S ED 800 Adolescent Development (Credential) 3
Eighth Semester
KIN 751 Curriculum and Instruction II: Physical Education (Credential) 3
S ED 660 Student Teaching - Single Subject (Credential) 9
S ED 752 Professional Perspectives and Practices (Credential) 3
S ED 790 Teaching Multilingual Learners in Secondary Schools (Credential) 3
 Total Units133-135

ENG 114 can only be taken if you complete Directed Self-Placement (DSP) and select ENG 114; if you choose ENG 104/ENG 105 through DSP you will satisfy GE Area A2 upon successful completion of ENG 105 in the second semester; multilingual students may be advised into alternative English courses.


To avoid taking additional units, it is recommended that you meet the SF State Studies (AERM, GP, ES, SJ) requirements within your GE or major.


GE Area B2 (Life Science) is satisfied upon completion of either BIOL 212 and BIOL 220 or BIOL 328.


To determine the best B4 course option, students should complete the online advising activity at Questions? Contact Gator Smart Start.


Quantitative Reasoning Option - Select One:

ETHS 116 Algebra and Statistics for Social Justice (4 units) (B4, SJ)

ETHS 117 Statistics for Social Justice (3 units) (B4, SJ)

ISED 160 Data Analysis in Education (3 units) (B4)

MATH 124 Elementary Statistics (3 units) (B4)

PSY 171 Quantitative Reasoning in Psychology (3 units) (B4)


To avoid taking additional units, it is recommended that you meet U.S. and California Government (USG/CSLG) within Upper-Division GE.


Given catalog rights, fall 2023 transfer students do not need to complete an Area F course.