Coaching Minor

Required credits to graduate with this degree: 27

This minor does not qualify a student to teach physical education. It is recommended that all Physical Education majors and minors complete the additional HPER courses required for this minor to qualify for a coaching certificate in those states that require such certification. The coaching minor will give the student a more comprehensive understanding of the many facets of coaching.

Requirements

Required Courses

Pre-requisites: BIOL 111/BIOL 111L or BIOL 150/BIOL 150L, BIOL 220/BIOL 220L and HPER 210

HPER 207Prevention & Care Of Injuries

3

HPER 222Nutrition

3

HPER 233Individual Fitness

2

HPER 321Foundations and Methods of Coaching

2

HPER 360Sport and Exercise Psychology

2

or

HPER 380Sport Sociology

2

HPER 402Exercise Physiology

4

HPER 440Organization and Administration of Physical Education and Athletics

2

HPER 441Applied Kinesiology

3

HPER 442Field Experience And Practicum

2

or

HPER 485Summer Camp Leadership

2

Coaching Methods

Choose four SH from the following:

HPER 361Football Coaching/Officiating

2

HPER 362Basketball Coachiing and Officiating

2

HPER 363Track and Field Coaching

2

HPER 364Baseball/Softball Coaching and Officiating

2

HPER 365Wrestling Coaching and Officiating

2

HPER 366Volleyball Coaching and Officiating

2

Total Credit Hours: 27