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Kinesiology

Required Core Courses (13 units)

Course Number Course Title Units
KINT 030 Introduction to Kinesiology 3 units
BIOL 047 Human Anatomy 5 units
BIOL 048 Human Physiology 5 units

Required Core: Movement Based Courses (3-5 units)

Select a maximum of one (1) course from any three (3) of the following areas for a minimum of three units.

Aquatics

Course Number Course Title Units
KINS 2.02 Lifeguard Training 1 unit
KINS 2.04 Swimming – Beginning 1 unit
KINS 2.05 Swimming – Intermediate 1 unit
KINS 2.06 Swimming – Advanced 1 unit
KINS 2.07 Master's Swimming 1 unit

Combatives

Course Number Course Title Units
KINS 6.01 MMA  Mixed Martial Arts 1 unit
KINS 6.02 Karate – Beginning 1 unit
KINS 6.03 Self-Defense 1 unit 
KINS 6.06 Karate – Intermediate 1 unit
KINS 6.07 Kickboxing 1 unit
KINS 6.08 Boxing 1 unit 
KINS 6.10 Karate  Advanced 1 unit 

Dance

Course Number Course Title Units
DANC 001 Ballet  Beginning Level 1 1 unit
DANC 002 Ballet – Beginning Level 2 1 unit
DANC 003 Ballet – Intermediate 1 unit
DANC 011 Jazz Dance  Beginning Level 1 1 unit 
DANC 012 Jazz Dance – Beginning Level 2 1 unit
DANC 013 Jazz Dance – Intermediate 1 unit
DANC 021 Modern Dance  Beginning Level 1 1 unit
DANC 022 Modern Dance – Beginning Level 2 1 unit
DANC 023 Modern Dance – Intermediate 1 unit
DANC 041 Ballroom and Latin Dance Beginning 1 unit
DANC 042 Ballroom and Latin Dance – Intermediate 1 unit

DANC 051A

World Dance: Flamenco Dance of Spain – Beginning 1 unit

DANC 051B

World Dance: Flamenco Dance of Spain  Intermediate 1 unit

Fitness

Course Number Course Title Units
KINS 4.03 Fitness Aerobics 1 unit
KINS 4.05 Fitness  Aqua Aerobics 1 unit
KINS 4.12 Fitness  Stretch and Flex 1 unit
KINS 4.13 Fitness Walking 1 unit
KINS 4.14 Fitness, Water Exercise 1 unit 
KINS 4.16 Fitness Weight Training 1 unit
KINS 4.20 Fitness Weight Training II 1 unit 
KINS 4.24 Total Fitness for Men 1 unit
KINS 4.25 Total Fitness for Women 1 unit
KINS 4.28 Fitness Jogging 1 unit 
KINS 4.29 Body Sculpting 1 unit 
KINS 4.30 Functional Fitness 1 unit
KINS 4.31 Core Training 1 unit
KINS 4.32 Boot Camp 1 unit 
KINS 4.33 Cardio Cross Training 1 unit 
KINS 4.35 Trail Running 1 unit 
KINS 11.01 Yoga for Health 1 unit
KINS 11.02 Intermediate Yoga 1 unit
KINS 11.03 Gentle Restorative Exercise 1 unit 
KINS 11.04 Advanced Yoga 1 unit 
KINS 11.08 Pilates Mat Workout 1 unit
KINS 11.09 Intermediate Pilates Mat Workout 1 unit

Individual Sports

Course Number Course Title Units
KINS 7.02 Badminton – Beginning 1 unit
KINS 7.03 Badminton – Intermediate 1 unit
KINS 7.10 Golf – Beginning 1 unit
KINS 7.11 Golf – Intermediate 1 unit
KINS 7.12 Golf – Advanced 1 unit
KINS 7.18 Beginning Tennis 1 unit
KINS 7.20 Intermediate Tennis 1 unit
KINS 7.21 Advanced Tennis 1 unit
KINS 7.23 Scuba Diving 2 units
KINS 7.24 Scub Diving - Advanced 2 units 
KINS 7.26 Studio Cycling 1 unit
KINS 7.27 Studio Cycling Advanced 1 unit 
KINS 12.20 Open Water Diver 1.5 units
KINS 12.22 Advanced Marine Diver 1.5 units 

Team Sports

Course Number Course Title Units
KINS 8.03 Baseball/Softball – Advanced 1 unit
KINS 8.04 Beginning Basketball 1 unit 
KINS 8.05 Intermediate Basketball 1 unit
KINS 8.06 Advanced Basketball 1 unit
KINS 8.08 Soccer – Beginning 1 unit
KINS 8.09 Soccer – Advanced 1 unit
KINS 8.10 Soccer – Intermediate 1 unit
KINS 8.12 Baseball/Softball – Beginning 1 unit
KINS 8.13 Baseball/Softball – Intermediate 1 unit
KINS 8.15 Volleyball – Beginning Skills 1 unit
KINS 8.16 Volleyball – Intermediate Skills 1 unit
KINS 8.17 Volleyball – Advanced Skills 1 unit
KINS 8.18 Beach Volleyball 1 unit

List A: Select Two Courses (8–10 units)

Course Number Course Title Units
MATH 010/H Elementary Statistics or Honors 4 units
CHEM 030A Fundamentals of Chemistry 4 units
CHEM 001A General Chemistry 5 units
PHYS 002A General Physics – Mechanics 5 units
PHYS 004A Engineering Physics – Mechanics 5 units
BIOL 011 Human Biology 4 units 

Major Requirements: 24-28 units

CSU GE Breadth or IGETC for CSU Requirements: 37 or 39 units

Elective Units As Needed To Total 60 CSU Transferable Units

The Associate Degree for Transfer (ADT) is intended for students who plan to transfer and complete a bachelor's degree in a similar major at a CSU campus. Students completing this transfer degree:

  • will earn an Associate’s Degree from West Valley College
  • are guaranteed admission to a campus in the CSU system
  • will be prepared to start upper division coursework at the CSU
  • will not need to complete more than 60 units after transfer

CSUs with Similar Majors

A complete and up-to-date listing of the similar CSU majors can be found by visiting adegreewithaguarantee.com

For more information, please speak with a counselor from Counseling or Transfer.

Important Notes

  • Completion of 60 CSU-transferable semester units with an overall GPA of at least 2.0
  • While a minimum of 2.0 GPA is required for CSU admission, some majors may require a higher GPA. Please consult with a counselor for more information.
  • Completing courses prior to transfer that satisfy the U.S. History, Constitution and American Ideals requirement as part to the CSU GE-B or IGETC is highly recommended.

Learn more about Associate Degree for Transfer at West Valley College.

Last Updated 9/18/20