Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey
Undergraduate-New Brunswick
 
About the University
Undergraduate Education in New Brunswick/Piscataway
Programs of Study For Liberal Arts Students
Faculties Offering the Programs
Programs, Faculty, and Courses
Availability of Majors
Course Notation Information
Accounting 010
African Area Studies 016
Africana Studies
Aging 018
American History 512
American Literature
American Studies 050
Anthropology 070
Archaeology
Armenian 078
Art 080, 081
Art History 082
Arts and Science 090
Asian Studies 098
Astrophysics 105
Biochemistry
Biological Sciences
Biomathematics
Biomedical Sciences
Botany
Business Law 140
Catalan 145
Cell Biology
Chemistry 160
Chinese 165
Cinema Studies 175
Classics
Cognitive Science 185
Communication
Community Development
Comparative Literature 195
Computer Science 198
Criminal Justice 202
Criminology
Dance 203, 206
Dentistry
Douglass College Courses
East Asian Languages and Area Studies 214
Economics 220
Education 300
Engineering
English
Entomology
Environmental Certificates
European Studies 360
Exercise Science and Sport Studies 377
Major Requirements
Internship Program
Departmental Honors Program
Courses
Film Studies
Finance 390
Food Science 400
Foreign Language Proficiency Certificates
French 420
Genetics
Geography 450
Geological Sciences 460
German 470
Gerontology
Greek 490
Greek, Modern Greek Studies 489
Hindi 505
History
History/French Joint Major 513
History/Political Science Joint Major 514
Hungarian 535
Individualized Major
Interdisciplinary Studies
Italian 560
Japanese 565
Jewish Studies 563
Journalism and Media Studies 567
Junior Year Abroad
Korean 574
Labor Studies 575
Latin 580
Latin American Studies 590
Life Sciences
Law
Linguistics 615
Livingston College Courses
Management 620
Marine Sciences 628
Marketing 630
Mathematics 640
Medical Technology 660
Medicine and Dentistry
Medieval Studies 667
Microbiology
Middle Eastern Studies 685
Military Education, Air Force 690
Military Education, Army 691
Molecular Biology
Music
Nursing
Nutritional Sciences 709
Operations Research 711
Pharmacy
Philosophy 730
Physics 750
Physiology and Neurobiology
Planning and Public Policy 762
Polish 787
Political Science 790
Portuguese 810
Psychology 830
Public Health
Puerto Rican and Hispanic Caribbean Studies 836
Religion 840
Russian 860
Russian, Central and East European Studies 861
Rutgers College Courses
Science, Technology, and Society
Social Work 910
Sociology 920
South Asian Studies 925
Spanish 940
Statistics 960
Statistics-Mathematics
Study Abroad 959
Theater Arts 965, 966
Ukrainian 967
University College–New Brunswick College Courses
Urban Studies
Visual Arts
Women's and Gender Studies 988
Douglass College
Livingston College
Rutgers College
University College
Cook College
Mason Gross School of the Arts
Ernest Mario School of Pharmacy
Rutgers Business School: Undergraduate-New Brunswick
School of Communication, Information and Library Studies (SCILS)
School of Engineering
Edward J. Bloustein School of Planning and Public Policy
General Information
Camden Newark New Brunswick/Piscataway
Catalogs
New Brunswick/Piscataway Undergraduate Catalog 2005-2007 Programs of Study For Liberal Arts Students Programs, Faculty, and Courses Exercise Science and Sport Studies 377 Major Requirements  

Major Requirements

The major in exercise science and sport studies offers four options: exercise science option, exercise physiology option, sport management option, and general option (requires a double major).

To graduate with the exercise science and sport studies major, students must have at least a 2.0 grade-point average from the required courses within their specific option. An interview with the department chair is required prior to admission to the program.

Required core courses for all majors include:

01:198:110 Introduction to Computers and Their Application (3)

01:377:140 Foundations of Exercise Science and Sport Studies (1.5)

01:377:275 Statistics and Research Design in Exercise Science (4)

Exercise Science Option

The exercise science option provides the student with a strong science foundation that emphasizes preparation for further specialized graduate study or direct entrance into a related career. Opportunities include pre-athletic training, biomechanics, fitness management, medicine, and pre-physical therapy. The following are the required courses in addition to core courses:

01:119:101-102 General Biology (4,4)

01:146:356, 357 Systems Physiology and Systems Physiology Laboratory (3,1)

01:160:161-162 General Chemistry (4,4)

01:160:171 Introduction to Experimentation (1)

01:377:213 Functional Human Anatomy (4)

01:377:301 Psychology of Sport and Exercise (3)

01:377:303 Neuromechanical Kinesiology (3)

01:377:310 Motor Learning (3)

01:377:324 Movement Experiences for Individuals with Disabilities (3)

01:377:370 Exercise Physiology (3)

01:377:371 Exercise Physiology Laboratory (1)

01:377:406 Management in Exercise Science and Sport (3)

01:377:410 Exercise Testing and Prescription (4)

01:377:490 Internship I (3 or 6)

01:377:___ Exercise science and sport studies electives, 3 credits of which must be at the 300 or 400 level (6)

01:640:135 Calculus (4)

01:750:193 Physics for the Sciences (4) or 01:750:203, 205 General Physics and Laboratory (3,1) or 01:750:201 Extended General Physics (5)

01:750:194 Physics for the Sciences (4) or 01:750:204, 206 General Physics and Laboratory (3,1) or 01:750:202 Extended General Physics (5)

01:830:101 General Psychology (3)

Exercise Physiology Option

The exercise physiology option provides students with a strong science foundation that emphasizes preparation for graduate study in a variety of fields related to sport medicine and/or direct entrance to upper-level certifications in the rehabilitation and fitness industries. The following are the courses required in addition to the core courses:

01:119:101-102 General Biology (4,4)

01:146:356, 357 Systems Physiology and Systems Physiology Laboratory (3,1)

01:160:161-162 General Chemistry (4,4)

01:160:171 Introduction to Experimentation (1)

01:377:213 Functional Human Anatomy (4)

01:377:303 Neuromechanical Kinesiology (3)

01:377:319 Risk Management for Health and Fitness Professionals (1.5)

01:377:350 Biomechanics (3)

01:377:370 Exercise Physiology (3)

01:377:371 Exercise Physiology Laboratory (1)

01:377:381 Biochemistry of Exercise (3)

01:377:410 Exercise Testing and Prescription (4)

01:377:454 Advanced Exercise Physiology (3)

01:377:490 Internship I (3 or 6)

01:377:496 EKG-Use and Interpretation (2)

01:377:___ Exercise science and sport studies electives, 3 credits of which must be at the 300 or 400 level (6)

01:640:135 Calculus (4)

01:750:193 Physics for the Sciences (4) or 01:750:203, 205 General Physics and Laboratory (3,1) or01:750:201 Extended General Physics (5)

01:750:194 Physics for the Sciences (4) or 01:750:204, 206 General Physics and Laboratory (3,1) or01:750:202 Extended General Physics (5)

Sport Management Option

The sport management option is designed to prepare students to enter the field of sport management including, but not necessarily limited to, sport marketing, sport business, sport administration, and facilities management. The following are the courses required in addition to the core courses:

33:010:272 Introduction to Financial Accounting (3)

04:189:101 Introduction to Communication and Information Systems and Processes (3) or04:192:201 Interpersonal Communication Processes (3)

04:189:102 Introduction to Media Systems and Processes (3)

04:192:380 Public Speaking (3)

01:220:102 Introduction to Microeconomics (3)

01:220:103 Introduction to Macroeconomics (3)

01:355:101 Expository Writing I (3)

01:355:303 Writing for Business and the Professions (3)

01:377:301 Psychology of Sport and Exercise (3)

01:377:305 Sport Sociology (3)

01:377:311 Sport Marketing (3)

01:377:320 Risk Management in Exercise Science and Sport (3)

01:377:323 Sport and the Law (3)

01:377:330 Organizational Behavior in Sport Management (3)

01:377:406 Management in Exercise Science and Sport (3)

01:377:490 Internship I (6)

01:377:___ Exercise science and sport studies electives (6)

01:640:115 Precalculus College Mathematics (4) or 01: 640:111-112 Precalculus I,II (2,2) or placement into calculus

01:830:101 General Psychology (3)

01:920:101 Introduction to Sociology (3)


 
For additional information, contact RU-info at 732/932-info (4636) or colonel.henry@rutgers.edu.
Comments and corrections to: Campus Information Services.

2005 Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey. All rights reserved.