Exercise, Sport & Wellness – Fitness Professions Emphasis (R)
This program prepares individuals to apply business, coaching, and physical education principles to the organization, administration, and management of athletic programs and teams, fitness/rehabilitation facilities and health clubs, sport recreation services, and athletic training programs. This includes instruction in program planning and development; business and financial management principles; sales, marketing and recruitment; event promotion, scheduling and management; facilities management; public relations; legal aspects of sports; and applicable health and safety standards.
Program Learning Outcomes
Upon successful completion of this program, students should be able to:
- Demonstrate an acceptable level of health-related fitness.
- Demonstrate appropriate knowledge of fitness testing and of issues specific to different populations.
- Identify physiological principles of human movement in exercise and sport settings.
- Identify, explain, and apply appropriate principles of physical activity and nutrition for physical well-being and life-long learning.
|Required Courses (24 units)||Units|
|KIN 10||Introduction to Kinesiology||3|
|KIN 12||Sport Psychology||3|
|KIN 14||Athletic and Fitness Organization and Administration||3|
|KIN 16||Introduction to Athletic Training||3|
|KIN 30||First Aid and CPR||3|
|KIN 35||Foundations for Fitness and Wellness||3|
|Electives||Choose from the list below||3-4|
|Elective Courses (3-4 units)||Units|
|KIN 42||Lifeguard and Water Safety Instructor Certification||4|
|KIN 43||Personal Training||3|
|KIN 44||Yoga Instructor Training||3|
|KIN 45||Group Fitness Instructor||3|
Associate of Science Degree
The Associate of Science Degree in Exercise, Sport and Wellness: Fitness Professions will be awarded upon completion of the degree requirements, including general education and other graduation requirements as described in the college catalog.