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Exercise Science BS - Health Promotion Concentration - Curricular Plan

(HEGIS: 08.35 PHYSICAL ED METHODOLOGY, CIP: 26.0908 Exercise Physiology)

Curricular Plan

A Curricular Plan provides a roadmap for completing this academic program and the UB Curriculum on time. Your actual plan may vary depending on point of entry to the university, course placement and/or waivers based on standardized test scores, earned alternative credit and/or college transfer credit.

All students are encouraged to use this plan in conjunction with other academic planning resources such as your academic advisor, the HUB Academic Advisement Report, My Planner and Path Finder tool.

In addition to following this course roadmap, all other admission and academic requirements of this major as listed in the Undergraduate Catalog must be met in order to successfully complete this degree.

Freshman Year

Fall Semester
Course Category Credit
CHE 101LR General Chemistry and CHE 113LAB General Chemistry Lab or CHE 121LEC Intro Gen Org Biol Chem M/SLI1 or M 5 or 3
PSY 101LEC Introductory Psychology M 3
PUB 101LEC Introduction to Public Health M/P 3
UB Seminar UBS 3
UBE 110SEM Intro to Peer Education M 2
Total Credits: 14 or 16
Spring Semester
Course Category Credit
STA 119LEC Statistical Methods M/MQR 3
STA 119REC Statistical Methods M/MQR 1
ENG 105LEC Writing and Rhetoric CL1 4
NTR 108LEC Human Nutrition M/SLI2 3
Pathway/Diversity in the United States DIV/P 3
Total Credits: 14

Sophomore Year

Fall Semester
Course Category Credit
BIO 129LEC and LAB Perspectives in Human Biology or BIO 200LLB Evolutionary Biology or CHE 102LR General Chemistry and CHE 114LAB General Chemistry Lab M/SLI1 or M/SLI1 or M/SLI1 4 or 5 or 5
ES 207LLB Human Form and Function M 4
PHY 101LR College Physics M 4
NTR 109LEC Nutrition in Practice M 3
NTR 110LAB Nutrition in Practice M 1
Total Credits: 16 or 17
Spring Semester
Course Category Credit
PGY 300LEC Human Physiology M 4
ES 200LEC Intro to Exercise Science M/P 3
PUB 220LEC Behavioral & Soc Infl on Healt or PUB 230LEC Stress and Population Health or PUB 420LEC Social Determinants of Health M or M or M 3 or 3 or 3
Pathway P 3
Elective (from approved list) M/P 3
Total Credits: 16

Junior Year

Fall Semester
Course Category Credit
ES 380LEC Exercise Physiology M 3
ES 442LEC Intro to Ex Sci Lab Techniques M 1
ES 428LEC Hlth Promo Prev&Wellness M 3
NTR 402LEC Nutrition: Life Cycle M/P 3
PSY 325LEC Health Psychology or PSY 351LEC Biopsychology or PSY 403LEC Stress and Coping M or M or M 3 or 3 or 3
COM 326REC Public Speaking M 3
Total Credits: 16
Spring Semester
Course Category Credit
ES 310LLR Practical Applic in Ex Science M 2
ES 381LBR Exercise Physiology Laboratory M 2
ENG 285LEC Writing in the Health Sciences CL2 3
ES 370LLB Biomechanics 1 M 4
NTR 401LEC Nutrition and Health M 3
UBC 399 UB Curriculum Capstone CAP 1
Total Credits: 15

Senior Year

Fall Semester
Course Category Credit
ES 410LLB EX Assess and Prescription M 3
ES 450LEC Prof Devel M 1
Elective (from approved list) M 3
Elective (from approved list) M 3
ES 402LEC Exercise Nutrition M 2
ES 435LEC Health Coaching & Behavior Str M 3
Total Credits: 15
Spring Semester
Course Category Credit
ES 429LAB Internship M 12
Total Credits: 12
Total Credits Required for Degree:
Curricular Category Key
Category Description
M Course required for major (including pre-requisites needed for admission to major)
E Elective (course not required for major or UB Curriculum)
UB Curriculum
CAP UB Capstone
CL1/CL2 Communication Literacy (2 required)
DIV Diversity in the United States
MQR Math and Quantitative Reasoning
P Pathway Course (6 required: 3 Global, 3 Thematic)
SLI1/SLI2 Scientific Literacy and Inquiry (2 required)
UBS UB Seminar
Note: Some classes may count toward both a major (M) and UB Curriculum (UBC) requirement. Courses that count toward more than one requirement are indicated by a "/" (slash) in the category column, indicating which categories the course will satisfy.
Published: Nov 23, 2021 13:19:13