ESL Milestone Certificate: Pathway to Kinesiology and Public Health

Division: Language Arts

PROGRAM CODE: 1C37708NA

The ESL Milestone Certificate: Pathway to Kinesiology and Public Health  is designed to prepare English Language learners (ELLs) for the academic rigor of degree-applicable coursework in various Guided Pathways. Students completing these certificates have achieved academic English reading and writing skills at an advanced, post-secondary level; they have also achieved success in prerequisite or introductory coursework in a variety of degree, certificate, or general education patterns. These two elements combine to demonstrate significant achievement of a milestone along their pathways to Kinesiology degrees, certificates, or transfer. To earn a certificate, complete the required courses as listed with a grade of C or better. At least 50% of all course work must be completed at Cypress College. This certificate requires a total of 18 units.

Required ESL courses listed in suggested sequence (15 units):
ESL 107 C High-Intermediate Academic Reading and Writing (formerly ESL 183 C)5
ESL 108 C Advanced Academic Reading and Writing I (formerly ESL 184 C)5
ESL 109 C Advanced Academic Reading and Writing II (formerly ESL 185 C)5
Select One Pathway (3 units):3
For the AA-T in Kinesiology or AA Degree in Kinesiology Pathway, complete one of the following (3 units):
Introduction to Kinesiology (formerly PE 252 C)3
First Aid, CPR and Emergencies (formerly PE 235 C)3
For the Fitness Specialist Certificate, Aquatics Specialist Certificate, or Athletic Coach Certificate Pathway, complete the following (3 units):
First Aid, CPR and Emergencies (formerly PE 235 C)3
For the AS-T in Public Health Pathway or Community Health Worker Certificate, complete one of the following courses (3 units):
Introduction to Public Health (formerly KIN 280 C)3
Honors Introduction to Public Health (formerly KIN 280HC)
Contemporary Personal Health (formerly KIN 284 C)3
For the Recreation Assistant Certificate Pathway, complete one of the following (3 units):
First Aid, CPR and Emergencies (formerly PE 235 C)3
Foundations of Recreation and Leisure Services3
Principles of Community Recreation3
Recreation Leadership and Diverse Groups3
Total Units18