Master of Science in Kinesiology
Four options are under the Master of Science degree in Kinesiology. The core courses for thesis/project students are KIN 696 and 698. The core course for comprehensive examination students is KIN 696.
Option in Exercise Science
1. Required Coursework (12 units):
- KIN 530 Neuromotor Control (3)
Prerequisites: Graduate standing, KIN 312 or equivalent.
- KIN 540 Biomechanical Factors in Human Movement (3)
Prerequisites: KIN 300 or equivalent.
- KIN 551 Advanced Exercise Physiology (3)
Prerequisites: KIN 301 or equivalent and BIOL 207 or equivalent.
- KIN 696 Research Methods and Statistical Analysis (3)
Prerequisites: Undergraduate major in Kinesiology or related field, undergraduate Statistic course or equivalent.
2. Elective Courses (18 units):
Select six of the following courses:
- KIN 541, 552, 553, 562, 565, 566, 568, 594, 630, or 697
3. Select option A, B, or C (6 units):
- A. Comprehensive exam students also complete 6 units of electives from within or outside of the department offerings selected from appropriate areasof interest in consultation with advisor.
- B. Thesis/Project: Complete KIN 698 (6 units)
- C. Capstone Course: Complete KIN 694 (3) plus an additional 3 units of electives from within or outside of the department offerings selected from appropriate areas of interest in consultation with advisor.