Associate in Arts in Kinesiology for Transfer (AA-T)
Students completing the Associate in Arts in Kinesiology for Transfer Degree will be able to seamlessly transfer in the CSU system to pursue a baccalaureate degree in Kinesiology.
Students completing Kinesiology for Transfer (AA-T) degree will have an introductory foundation for the field of Kinesiology through the study of biomechanics, exercise physiology, theory and analysis, prevention, care and rehabilitation of sport injury. Students will acquire skills in analysis and assessment of human movement and the internal environment of the human body through a variety of activities and development of a program related to a specific condition.
- Identify and relate anatomical, physiological, and biomechanical systems to physical activity and sport.
- Understand the philosophical aspects involved in the various aspects of Kinesiology and sport, and apply such knowledge to their daily lives and possible occupations.
Transfer & Career Opportunities
This Associate in Arts in Kinesiology for Transfer (AA-T) Degree is intended to meet the lower division requirements for Kinesiology for all CSU campuses. Students planning to transfer to institutions other than the CSU are encouraged to consult ASSIST.org and a COS counselor for program planning and course selection. Most common career opportunities with a baccalaureate degree include: athletic trainer, physical education teacher, exercise physiologist, pre-requisite for a doctoral program in physical therapy.
|General Education (37-39 Units)||37-39|
|Select one of the following General Education patterns:|
California State University General Education (CSU-GE) *
Intersegmental General Education Transfer Curriculum (IGETC-CSU) **
|Required Major Courses (11 Units)||11|
|Human Anatomy *|
|Introduction to Kinesiology|
|Restricted Movement Based Courses (3-4 Units)||3-4|
|Select three courses from the following areas. Maxiumum one course per area:|
|Modern Dance 1|
|Jazz Dance 1|
|Tap Dancing 1|
|Swimming for Fitness|
|Stretch and Tone|
|Pilates Mat Class|
|Introduction to Yoga|
|Hatha Yoga Fundamentals|
|Walk/Jog for Aerobic Fitness|
|Beginning Weight Training|
|Intermediate Weight Training|
|Fundamentals of Baseball|
|Fundamentals of Football|
|Restricted Electives (7-10 Units)||7-10|
|Select two of the following courses. Minimum six units:|
|General Chemistry 1 *|
|General Physics 1 *|
or PHYS 055
|Physics 1: Mechanics & Waves|
|Statistics - Social Sciences *|
or MATH 021
|Introduction to Statistics|
|Electives (6-10 Units)||6-10|
|Select additional transferable courses numbered 1-199 to achieve 60 units.|
Course(s) meets General Education requirement and 6-9 units may be double counted above in 1A (CSUGE).
7-10 units may be double counted above in 1B (IGETC-CSU). IGETC-CSU requires completion of IGETC AREA 1C.
The Associate in Arts Degree for Transfer requirements include completion of the 60 unit program defined above with at least 12 units taken in residence at College of the Sequoias with a "C" (2.0) average and a "C" or better grade in all required major and unrestricted electives courses (see Transfer Information and Requirements section for additional details).