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Kinesiology minors

Department of Kinesiology

Three different minors are available in kinesiology:

EC-12 PE Certification Minor

This minor is designed to serve education students who have or are pusuing a major in another teaching discipline and aspire to advhice an additional certification in physical education. However, non-teaching majors who are interested in supplementing their majors with an added knowledge of physical education may also pursue this minor. A minimum of 12 hours must be taken at Texas A&M University-Corpus Christi. For additional information, contact a COE academic advisor.

EC-12 PE Certification Minor courses (18 semester hours)

  • KINE 2317 - Reinventing Games
  • KINE 2375 - Nutrition for Human Performance
  • KINE 3338 - Motor Development / Motor Learning
  • KINE 3339 - Elementary Physical Education Programs
  • KINE 3341 - Secondary Physical Education Programs
  • KINE 4339 - Special Populations in Kinesiology

Exercise Science Minor

This minor is designed to serve education students who are interested in supplementing their majors with an added knowledge of exercise science. A minimum of 12 hours must be taken at Texas A&M University-Corpus Christi. For additional information, contact a COE academic advisor.

Exercise Science Minor courses (20 semester hours)

  • KINE 2375 - Nutrition for Human Performance
  • KINE 3337 - Psychology of Sport
  • KINE 4311 - Measurement and Evaluation
  • KINE 4312 - Physiology of Exercise
  • KINE 4112 - Physiology of Exercise Lab
  • KINE 4325 - Kinetic Anatomy
  • KINE 4327 - Biomechanics
  • KINE 4127 - Biomechanics Lab

Sport Management Minor

This minor is designed to serve education students who are interested in supplementing their majors with an added knowledge of sport management. A minimum of 12 hours must be taken at Texas A&M University-Corpus Christi. For additional information, contact a COE academic advisor.

Sport Management Minor courses (18 semester hours)

  • KINE 2314 - Sport Management
  • KINE 2357 - Sport Officiating OR KINE 3301 - Outdoor Adventure Programs
  • KINE 3330 - Promotion of Sport
  • KINE 3335 - Legal Issues in Sport
  • KINE 3366 - Managing Leisure Services
  • KINE 4308 - Facilities Design and Planning