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Degree Plans - Kinesiology (AS)

Record details

A Kinesiology degree prepares you to enter a variety of fields associate with sports, exercise sciences, education and/or motor development. 

Begin your academic journey with us and work with some of the best in the business. In our close-knit classroom environment, our professors give you expert instruction and training to help you pursue your career in corporate, community and educational settings. 

After graduation, you will be well-prepared to enter the workforce or continue your education at any four-year institution for a baccalaureate or master’s level degree to prepare you for a career in coaching, exercise physiology, biomechanics, sport psychology, sport sociology, wellness, personal training or other related fields. 

At TJC we’ll provide you with the expertise you’ll need to obtain a successful career in the popular kinesiology field. 

Catalog Year
2021-2022
Degree Type
AS
Available Online
No
Available Hybrid
No
TSI
Complete
Degree Plan
Major Courses 16 Credits

KINE 1338 Concepts of Physical Fitness

 

KINE 1301 Foundations of Kinesiology

 

KINE 1321 Coaching/Sports/Athletics I

 

KINE 1104 Physical Conditioning I

 

KINE 1308 Sports Officiating I

 
KINE 1105 Physical Conditioning II  

Select 2*:
KINE 1102 Athletics Conditioning OR
KINE 1103 Athletics Conditioning OR
KINE 1107 Tennis OR
KINE 1140 Outdoor Recreation I OR
KINE 1147 Rec Dance – Belles I OR
KINE 1148 Rec Dance – Belles II OR
KINE 1149 Belle Conditioning OR
KINE 1150 Belle Conditioning OR
KINE 2101 Athletic Conditioning OR
KINE 2102 Athletic Conditioning OR
KINE 2109 Weight Training I OR
KINE 2118 Bowling I OR
KINE 2119 Martial Arts I OR
KINE 2127 Weight Training II OR
KINE 2135 Weight Training III OR
KINE 2136 Weight Training IV OR
KINE 2147 Rec Dance – Belles III OR
KINE 2148 Rec Dance – Belles IV OR
KINE 2149 Belle Conditioning OR
KINE 2150 Belle Conditioning OR

 

Select any number of elective hours needed to bring the total semester hours to no fewer than 60.

 
TJC Core Curriculum 44 Credits

In addition to the Major Courses, the student is required to take 44 credit hours from the TJC Core Curriculum. These courses must not duplicate courses taken to fulfill the major course requirement.

Major Courses: 16
TJC Core Curriculum: 44
Total Semester Hours: 60

Recommended Course Sequence:

First Semester Credit Hours
MATH 1314 College Algebra* OR
MATH 1342*
3

ENGL 1301 Composition I

3

HIST 1301 United States History I

3

KINE 1338 Concepts Physical Fitness

3

EDUC 1300 Learning Framework

3
Second Semester Credit Hours
ENGL 1302 Composition II OR
ENGL 2311
3
HIST 1302 United States History II* 3

KINE 1301 Foundations of Kinesiology

3

SPCH 1315 Public Speaking OR

1321 Business & Professional Communication

3

KINE 1308 Sports Officiating I OR

KINE 1321 Coaching/Sports/Athletics I OR

KINE 2356 Care & Prevention of Athletic Injuries

3
KINE 1104 Physical Conditioning I
Third Semester Credit Hours

BIOL 1408 Biology for Non-Science Majors I*

4

GOVT 2305 Federal Government

3

HUMA 1301 Intro to Humanities I*

3

ARTS 1301 Art Appreciation*

3
KINE 1105 Physical Conditioning II
KINE x1xx KINE Elective from 1102, 1103, 1107, 1113, 1136, 1141, 1142, 1144, 1145, 1147, 1148, 1149, 1150, 2101, 2102, 2109, 2118, 2119, 2127, 2135, 2136, 2147, 2148, 2149, 2150 1
Fourth Semester Credit Hours

XXXX X4XX Life & Physical Sciences Core Selection

4
GOVT 2306 Texas Government 3

XXX X3XX Social & Behavioral Sciences Core Selection

3

KINE 1308 Sports Officiating OR

KINE 1321 Coaching/Sports/Athletics I OR

KINE 2356 Care & Prevention of Athletic Injuries

3

KINE x1xx KINE elective from 1102, 1103, 1107, 1113, 1136, 1141, 1142, 1144, 1145, 1147, 1148, 1149, 1150, 2101, 2102, 2109, 2118, 2119, 2127, 2135, 2136, 2147, 2148, 2149, 2150

1
Total Semester Hours 60

ΔClasses chosen in major must be different from courses used for Core requirements.

*Some classes require acceptance into the team sport or group.