Undergraduate Catalog

B.S. in Physical Education and Recreation

Summary of Requirements

2020-2021
General Studies 37
Pre-Major Courses 10
Major and Related Courses 52-54
Free Elective Courses 19-21
TOTAL 120

Required pre-major courses 10 hours

To be taken during the freshman or sophomore year:

BIO 105Introduction to Human Biology

4

PER 110Wellness

3

PER 120Fndtns of PE and Recreation

3

Required physical education and recreation major courses 51 hours

BIO 203Anatomy and Physiology for Human Service Majors

4

PER 200Leading Physical & Recreation Activities

3

PER 201Outdoor Experiential Learning

2

PER 202Fundamental Movement

2

PER 203Concepts and Skills of Sports

2

PER 204Concepts and Skills of Physical Fitness

2

PER 205Concepts and Skills of Racquet Sports

2

PER 232Motor Learning

3

PER 275Practicum

1

PER 341Kinesiology

3

PER 350Event Planning and Management

3

PER 370Physiology of Exercise

3

PER 386Physical Education and Wellness in a School Environment

3

PER 387Athletic Coaching

3

PER 400Measurement and Evaluation in Physical Education and Recreation

3

PER 410Management of Physical Education, Recreation and Sports

3

PER 440Adapted Physical Education and Recreation

3

PER 490Physical Education and Recreation Capstone

3

PER 491Internship in Physical Education and Recreation

3

Required physical education and recreation major elective course 1-3 hours

Choose one course:

PER 223Aquatic Activities

1

PER 235Lifeguard Training

3

PER 238Methods of Water Safety Instruction

3

Free elective courses 19-21 hours

Students choose courses offered by the Department of Physical Education and Recreation or by other academic departments in consultation with their major advisors.

BIO 233Human Anatomy & Physiology I

4

BIO 251Nutrition

3

BUS 101Introduction to Business

3

COM 280Group Communication

3

COM 290Public Presentations

3

EDU 250Introduction to Education

3

LIN 101Sign Language & Sign Systems

3

PER 221Sports Activities

1

PER 222Outdoor Activities

1

PER 224Physical Fitness Activities

1

PER 345Care & Prevention of Athletic Injuries

3

PER 383Intramurals and Officiating

3

PER 495Special Topics

1-5

PHS 101Foundations of Public Health

3

PHS 203Introduction to Personal and Community Health

3

PSY 101Introduction to Psychology

3

PSY 317Health Psychology

3

PSY 325Sports Psychology

3

SWK 318Human Diversity

3

THE 250Dance and Fundamental Movement Activities

1

THE 315History of Dance

3

THE 325Choreography

3

THE 435Dance Production

3