Undergraduate Catalog

PER 203 Concepts and Skills of Sports

This course will focus on the concepts, techniques, and skills inherent in various sports utilized in physical education and recreation programs such as soccer, softball, volleyball, and basketball. The course focuses on skills, strategies, and conceptual similarities and differences of the sports and their lead-up activities. Students will develop an intermediate skill level; and incorporate developmentally appropriate learning progressions, learning cues, and assessment techniques while leading activities for peers. Students will acquire knowledge of the value of participation and develop strategies for promoting lifespan health and fitness within various sports.

Credits

2

Prerequisite

Prerequisite: PER 200 and PER Majors only; or permission of the instructor

Distribution

Bachelors, Undergraduate