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2016-2017 General Catalog
Louisiana State University
   
 
  Oct 21, 2017
 
 
    
2016-2017 General Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Kinesiology, B.S.



Courses offered are of two types: (1) basic activity courses such as tennis, golf, etc. open to all students of the university; and (2) professional courses in kinesiology. All basic activity courses are offered on a pass/fail grade basis. Students in basic activity courses must furnish and wear clothing suitable to the activity.

Areas of Concentration


Fitness Studies


CRITICAL REQUIREMENTS

SEMESTER 1: “C” or better in ENGL 1001 ; MATH 1021 ; 2.2 Cumulative and LSU GPA.
SEMESTER 2: “C” or better in MATH 1022 ; 2.3 Cumulative and LSU GPA.
SEMESTER 3: “C” or better in BIOL 1201 ; 2.4 Cumulative and LSU GPA.
SEMESTER 4: “C” or better in BIOL 1202  and KIN 2504 ; 2.5 Cumulative and LSU GPA; Admission to the College.
SEMESTER 5: “C” or better in ENGL 2000  and KIN 2500 ; 2.5 Cumulative and LSU GPA.

Semester 1


Total Semester Hours: 16

Semester 2


Total Semester Hours: 15

Semester 3


Total Semester Hours: 15

Semester 4


Total Semester Hours: 17

Total Semester Hours: 15

Semester 6


Total Semester Hours: 15

Total Semester Hours: 15

Total Semester Hours: 12

120 Total Sem. Hrs.


1 - Select 18 hours from a list of approved electives from the Office of Student Services, College of Human Sciences and Education.

2 - Select 12 hours from: KIN 3605 , KIN 3608 , KIN 3660 , KIN 4501 , KIN 4509 , KIN 4513 , KIN 4525 , KIN 4571 , KIN 4601 , KIN 4605 , KIN 4900 ; BIOL 2083 ; CHEM 1201  ;EXST 2201 ; NFS 1110 ; PSYC 3050 , PSYC 4072 .
 

Health and Physical Education Teacher Certification


CRITICAL REQUIREMENTS

SEMESTER 1: “C” or better in ENGL 1001 ; MATH 1021 ; 2.2 Cumulative and LSU GPA.
SEMESTER 2: “C” or better in MATH 1022 ; 2.3 Cumulative and LSU GPA.
SEMESTER 3: “C” or better in BIOL 1201 ; 2.4 Cumulative and LSU GPA.
SEMESTER 4: “C” or better in BIOL 1202  and KIN 2504 ; 2.5 Cumulative and LSU GPA; Admission to the College.
SEMESTER 5: “C” or better in ENGL 2000  and KIN 2500 ; 2.5 Cumulative and LSU GPA.

Semester 1


Total Semester Hours: 15

Total Semester Hours: 17

Total Semester Hours: 15

Semester 4


Total Semester Hours: 17

Total Semester Hours: 14

Total Semester Hours: 15

Total Semester Hours: 15

Semester 8


Total Semester Hours: 12

120 Total Sem. Hrs.


* 2.5 Cumulative/LSU GPA and passing scores on Praxis Core Academic Skills for Educators (PRAXIS CORE) or an official ACT/SAT composite of 22/1030 are required for enrollment in 3000+ level EDCI/KIN Methods courses.

1 - Select from: KIN 2600 , KIN 2603 , KIN 2604 , KIN 3605 , KIN 3608 , KIN 3660 , KIN 4601 , KIN 4605 .
 

Human Movement Science


CRITICAL REQUIREMENTS

SEMESTER 1: “C” or better in ENGL 1001 ; MATH 1021 ; 2.2 Cumulative and LSU GPA.
SEMESTER 2: “C” or better in MATH 1022 ; 2.3 Cumulative and LSU GPA.
SEMESTER 3: “C” or better in BIOL 1201 ; 2.4 Cumulative and LSU GPA.
SEMESTER 4: “C” or better in BIOL 1202  and KIN 2504 ; 2.5 Cumulative and LSU GPA; Admission to the College.
SEMESTER 5: “C” or better in ENGL 2000  and KIN 2500 ; 2.5 Cumulative and LSU GPA.

Semester 1


Total Semester Hours: 16

Semester 2


Total Semester Hours: 14

Semester 3


Total Semester Hours: 16

Semester 4


Total Semester Hours: 15

Semester 5


Total Semester Hours: 16

Total Semester Hours: 16

Total Semester Hours: 14

Total Semester Hours: 13

120 Total Sem. Hrs.


1 - Select from the following five areas:

Occupational Therapy (17 hours)-CHEM 1201 , CSC 1100  or ISDS 1100 , KIN 2509 , KIN 2601 , KIN 3500  or KIN 3519 ; PSYC 2070  or PSYC 4070 , PSYC 3082 ;

Electives (13 hours).

Physician Assistant (16 hours)-CHEM 1201 , CHEM 1202 , CHEM 1212 , KIN 2509 , KIN 3500  or KIN 3519 ; BIOL 2051 ;

Electives (14 hours).

Pre-Physical Therapy Graduate Study (23-24 hours)-CSC 1100  or ISDS 1100 ; CHEM 1201 , CHEM 1202 , CHEM 1212 ; PSYC 2070 , PSYC 3082 ; BIOL 2051  or BIOL 3090  or BIOL 4104 ; ENGL 2001  or ENGL 2002  or ENGL 3003 ;

Electives (7-6 hours).

Premedicine (16 hours)-CHEM 1201 , CHEM 1202 , CHEM 1212 , CHEM 2261 , CHEM 2262 , CHEM 2364 ;

Electives (14 hours).

Prekinesiology Graduate Study (15 hours)- fifteen hours of approved electives (list available from the school);

Electives (15 hours).

2 - Human Movement Concentration PA & PT options must choose PSYC 2000  for three of six hours of General Education Social Sciences.

      Human Movement Concentration OT option must choose PSYC 2000  and SOCL 2001  as General Education Social Sciences.
 

Physical Activity and Health


CRITICAL REQUIREMENTS

SEMESTER 1: “C” or better in ENGL 1001 ; MATH 1021 ; 2.2 Cumulative and LSU GPA.
SEMESTER 2: “C” or better in MATH 1022 ; 2.3 Cumulative and LSU GPA.
SEMESTER 3: “C” or better in BIOL 1201 ; 2.4 Cumulative and LSU GPA.
SEMESTER 4: “C” or better in BIOL 1202  and KIN 2504 ; 2.5 Cumulative and LSU GPA; Admission to the College.
SEMESTER 5: “C” or better in ENGL 2000  and KIN 2500 ; 2.5 Cumulative and LSU GPA.

Semester 1


Total Semester Hours: 16

Semester 2


Total Semester Hours: 15

Semester 3


Total Semester Hours: 14

Semester 4


Total Semester Hours: 14

Semester 5


Total Semester Hours: 14

Semester 6


Total Semester Hours: 17

Semester 7


Total Semester Hours: 15

Semester 8


Total Semester Hours: 15

120 Total Sem. Hrs.


1 - Select 15 hours from a list of approved KIN courses available from the Office of Student Services, College of Human Science and Education.

2 - Select from: KIN 1600 , KIN 2577 , KIN 2600 , KIN 2603 , KIN 2604 , KIN 3605 , KIN 3608 , KIN 3660 , KIN 4601 , KIN 4605 .

3 - Select from a list of approved KIN activity courses available from the Office of Student Services, College of Human Science and Education.