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Kinesiology

About Our Program

Kinesiology classes introduce you to the basic physiological, psychological, sociological and mechanical principles of human movement.

Our Kinesiology Department provides

  • a broad selection of PE activity classes for all students
  • degrees and a certificate related to this field of study, including sports medicine and personal training

PE Activity Courses for Everyone

We encourage you to take a 1-unit physical activity class quarterly as part of your academic schedule — to develop life-long health and wellness habits.

Select from these course listings:

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We've got something for everyone whether your goal is to

  • relieve stress between classes with yoga or a fun game of ping pong
  • improve your golf or bowling game
  • learn the art of archery in a fun environment with new friends
  • or strengthen and condition your body for a summer backpacking trip

Check out a sampling of PE activity classes offered throughout the year:

  • Aquatics: Swimming, Water Exercise and Awareness
  • Cardiovascular Fitness: Walking, Running, Hiking and Indoor Cycling
  • Combatives: Tai Chi and Kickboxing
  • Cross Training: Thighs, Abs and Glutues; Interval, Bootcamp and Survivor Training and more
  • Flexibility: Pilates, Yoga, Core Conditioning and Stretching
  • Individual Sports: Golf, Tennis, Table Tennis (Ping Pong), Archery, Badminton and Bowling
  • Strength Development: Nutritional Assessment/Fitness; Circuit Training; Weight Lifting and more
  • Team Sports: Water Polo, Softball, Indoor Soccer, Basketball, Volleyball
  • Dance: Ballet, Modern Dance, Jazz, Ballroom & Social Dance; Hip Hop

 

Degree & Program Types

Check out this list for a quick view of our Kinesiology programs. For program requirements and full course listings, view degrees and certificates information below.

Associate in Science Degree

Associate Degree for Transfer

Certificate of Achievement

 

 

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Questions?We're Here to Help!

Kinesiology & Athletics Division

650.949.7742

hunterelizabeth@foothill.edu

RM 2701, Main Campus

Division Office Contacts

KINESIOLOGY & ATHLETICS DIVISION
Office: Building 2700, Room 2701
Simon Pennington, Division Dean
Phone: 650.949.7156
Email: penningtonsimon@foothill.edu
Mike Teijeiro, Athletic Director
Phone: 650.949.7380
Email: teijeiromike@foothill.edu
Liz Hunter
Division Administrative Assistant
Phone: 650.949.7742
Email: hunterelizabeth@foothill.edu
Kinesiology & Athletics Division

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