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Guided Pathways

Guided Pathways

Kinesiology, AA-T (CSU) A0454

Program: A0454
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Suggested Sequence of CourseworkIndicates Courses Offered Online
Fall Semester (Year 1)
Course Prefix Title Units
ENGL 1A Freshman Composition 4.0
KIN 17 Intro to Kinesiology 3.0
CHEM 40 Intro General Chemistry 5.0
Total:   12.0
Aquatics, Combative, Dance, Fitness, Individual Select 1-3 movement courses from list Sports, Team Sports
Winter Semester (Year 1)
Course Prefix Title Units
SPCH 1A Public Speaking 4.0
Total:   4.0
Spring Semester (Year 1)
Course Prefix Title Units
CSU ART/H CSU GE C-1 or C-2 Art/Hum Crse 4.0
CSU CRTTH CSU Area A-3 Crit Thnkg Course 3.0
MATH 110 Elementary Statistics 6.0
BIOL 1 (or) General Biology
BIOL 4 (or) Biology for Majors
CHEM 50 (or) General Chemistry I
PHYS 2AG (or) General Physics
KIN 3 (or) First Aid & CPR
Total:   13.0
Aquatics, Combative, Dance, Fitness, Individual Select one course from 3 movement courses Sports, Team Sports
Summer Semester (Year 1)
Course Prefix Title Units
CSU AMIST CSU GE American Institutions 3.0
Total:   3.0
Fall Semester (Year 2)
Course Prefix Title Units
ANAT 10A Intro Human Anatomy 4.0
CSU AMIST CSU GE American Institutions 3.0
CSU ARTS CSU GE C1 Arts Crse 3.0
CSU ETHS CSU GE Area F Ethnic Studies 3.0
Total:   13.0
Aquatics, Combative, Dance, Fitness, Individual Select one course from 3 movement courses Sports, Team Sports
Winter Semester (Year 2)
Course Prefix Title Units
CSU SELF CSU GE E Lifelong n SelfDev cr 3.0
Total:   3.0
Spring Semester (Year 2)
Course Prefix Title Units
ANAT 10B Intro Human Physiology 4.0
CSU HUM CSU GE C2 Humanities Crse 3.0
CSU BEHAV CSU GE D Social Sciences Crse 3.0
CSU ELECT CSU Trnsf Course (Elective) 3.0
Total:   13.0
CSU elective is placeholder for the 3 movement courses-no elective course is needed
Program Notes

AA-T Kinesiology-CSU Pomona 

Does not accept

AA-T Kinesiology-CSUs
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Required Courses

Course Prefix Course Name Units
Core Courses 14
Introduction to Kinesiology  
Introductory Human Anatomy  
Introductory Human Physiology  
Movement Based Course List - Select one (1) course from three (3) separate areas for a total of three (3) units:  
Swimming - Beginning  
Swimming - Intermediate  
Water Polo  
Aquatic Fitness  
Mixed Martial Arts  
Jeet Kune Do - Beginning  
Jeet Kune Do - Intermediate  
Self Defense and Martial Arts  
Filipino Martial Arts - Beginning  
Filipino Martial Arts - Intermediate  
Jiujitsu - Beginning  
Jiujitsu - Intermediate  
Women's Self Defense  
Tai Chi Chuan - Beginning  
Tai Chi Chuan - Intermediate  
Kickboxing Beginning  
Kickboxing Intermediate  
Ballet I  
Ballet II  
Modern I  
Jazz I  
Tap I  
Pilates Fundamentals  
Social Dance Forms I  
Social Dance Forms II  
Ballet Fundamentals  
Latin Dance I  
Modern Fundamentals  
Modern II  
Jazz II  
Jazz Fundamentals  
Tap II  
Theater Dance I  
Theater Dance II  
Classical Dance  
Commercial Dance  
Commercial Dance II  
Pilates I  
Pilates II  
Weight Training - Beginning  
Weight Training - Intermediate  
Strength Training  
Core Performance and Foundation Movement  
Cardiorespiratory Training Beginning  
Cardiorespiratory Training Intermediate  
Circuit Training Beginning  
Circuit Training Intermediate  
Individual Sports
Badminton - Beginning  
Badminton - Intermediate  
Golf - Beginning  
Golf - Intermediate  
Tennis - Beginning  
Tennis - Intermediate  
Tennis - Advanced  
Team Sports
Basketball Beginning  
Basketball Intermediate  
Beginning Soccer  
Soccer Intermediate  
Volleyball - Beginning  
Volleyball - Intermediate  
Volleyball - Advanced  
Required Electives 6
Select two (6 units minimum)  
Elementary Statistics  
Elementary Statistics - Honors
General Biology  
or BIOL 4
Biology for Majors
Biology for Majors - Honors
General Chemistry I  
General Chemistry I - Honors
General Physics  
Engineering Physics
First Aid and CPR


Effective Fall 2021

Ethnic Studies General Education Requirement (AREA F)

New California law, AB 1460, requires CSU students to take a class in one of four ethnic studies disciplines: Native American studies, African American studies, Asian American studies, or Latina and Latino studies.

All new Fall 2021 community college CSU-transfer bound students will be required to complete the new general education requirement Mt. SAC refers to it as the Fall 2021 CSU General Education Breadth requirements.

What are the area F-Ethnic Studies course options?

Area F courses are yet to be identified-June 2022. Check the Mt. SAC General Education (CSU) website site for updates


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