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Program Learning Outcomes

Students who graduate with a Bachelor of Science in Kinesiology will be able to:

  • Describe fundamental principles of Kinesiology, including anatomy and physiology, teaching movement related skills, health promotion, physiological response to exercise, and the mechanics and control of movement.
  • Apply Kinesiology related skills to real-world problems through empirical research, internships, field experience, and/or service learning.
  • Evaluate movement science questions through:
    • 1) the performance of health, fitness, and movement assessment
    • 2) the acquisition, analysis, and interpretation of original data
    • 3) the appraisal and application of information from current literature.
  • Utilize oral and written communication that meets appropriate professional and scientific standards in Kinesiology.
  • Model behavior consistent with that of a Kinesiology professional, including:
    • 1) advocacy for a healthy, active lifestyle
    • 2) adherence to professional ethics
    • 3) service to others
    • 4) shared responsibility and successful collaboration with peers
    • 5) pursuit of learning beyond CSUSM.