Human Performance Major (HHP)

human performance Major (proposed)

Core curriculum

  • BIO 201 + Bio 202 (8 cr)  OR Cellular Basis of Human Physiology (BIO 159; new course) (4 cr)
  • Human A&P I (224; requires B201-202 or 159)  (4 cr)
  • Human A&P II (225; requires 224)  (4 cr)
  • Nutrition (2xx; New Course) (3 cr)
  • Statistics or Applied Calculus (3-4 cr)

Total core units: 18 to 23, including math course

Human Performance is one of three majors based on this core. Some course options below have pre-requisites.

* = New course. HHP prefix replaces KIN.


Above Core, plus:

  • Care & Prevention of Injury (HHP 244) (3 cr)
  • Motor learning (HHP 304) (3 cr)
  • Fitness & Exercise Prescrip. (HHP 312) (3 cr)
  • Research Methods (HHP 314) (3 cr)

One of the following courses:

  • Applied Sport Psychology (HHP 300) (3 cr)
  • Selected topics/ Anatomy (BIO/HHP 354) (3 cr)
  • Gross Anatomy (BIO/HHP 3xx*) (3 cr)
  • Physiology of exercise I (HHP 343) (4 cr)
  • Mechanical Analysis of Sport (HHP 319) (3cr)
  • Biomechanics (HHP 3xx*) (3 cr)
  • Functional motor skills testing (HHP 3xx*) (3 cr)

A total of 3 credits from:

Total units: 33 to 38, not including prerequisites. Some graduate and professional programs have additional course requirements.


HHP Curriculum Summary for Download

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