Physical Education Associate in Arts Degree


Curriculum leads to the Physical Education Associate in Arts Degree. Specifically, it is designed for student who will transfer to a four-year institution, obtaining a bachelor’s degree through a California State University program. Course and degree requirements vary at respective universities. It is important to consult with a Fullerton College Counselor and respective university transfer representatives to confer program requirements and transferable work. The Program requires a total of 18-20 units of which 16-17 units are in required courses. An additional 2-3 units must be chosen from the restricted units listed below.

Required Courses
PE 235 F First Aid, CPR, and Safety Education 13
PE 236 F Prevention and Care of Athletic Injuries3
PE 248 FPsychology of Sport3
PE 252 FIntroduction to Kinesiology3
ANAT 231 FGeneral Human Anatomy4-5
or ANAT 240 F Human Physiology
Restricted Electives
2-3 Different Activity Courses2-3
Total Units18-20

Program Level Student Learning Outcomes

Outcome 1: Identify concepts and theories of sport exercise psychology that can be applied, in coaching and teaching.

Outcome 2: Identify and apply four related fields of Physical Education: Fitness/Wellness, Teaching/Coaching, Sport Careers, Sport/Exercise.

Outcome 3: Identify athletic injuries and demonstrate a physical remedy for each.