Stephen F. Austin State University

Kinesiology

ATHLETIC COACHING MINOR

An Athletic Coaching Minor is available (21 hours) nine semester hours must be in-residence. Students who are majoring in a field of study other than kinesiology, health or dance are eligible for this minor. The purpose of this minor is to prepare students who want to coach athletic teams and teach subjects other than physical education, health or dance in the school system. This minor also would be beneficial for anyone wishing to coach sports, city parks and recreation teams, YMCA teams, etc. Required Courses KIN 120, 357, 460, 433 Coaching Practicum (15 hours). Choice of KIN 271, 272, 273, 274, 275 (Theory of Sport-2 hours)- (4 hours needed). Electives KIN 234, 235, 236, 431, 487 or KIN 335 - (minimum of 2 hours of electives required).

FITNESS AND HUMAN PERFORMANCE MINOR (18 HOURS), NINE SEMESTER HOURS MUST BE IN RESIDENCE.

KIN 100, 340, 451, 467 are required (11 hours)

Choice of KIN 253, 353L or KIN 417. 417L (four hours)

One course from KIN 357, 463, KIN 335

This minor is designed for students majoring in a field of study other than kinesiology. The purpose of this minor is to provide students with a specific knowledge base and tangible skill set that can lead to various certifications in the field of fitness and human performance. In addition, this minor can enhance opportunities for students seeking admission to graduate school and programs in the area of physical therapy and cardiac rehabilitation.

KINESIOLOGY MINOR

Kinesiology Minor A kinesiology minor is available (21 hours) nine semester hours must be in-residence. Required Courses KIN 100, 120, 330, 353, 353L, 417, 417L (16 hours) Choice of KIN 234, 235, 236, 340, 431, 460, 470, 487 (5 hours). Kinesiology minor (21 hours), nine semester hours must be in-residence.