Athletic Coaching Minor

Catalog Year

Years 2019-2020

Degree

Minor

Credits

20

Accreditation

Program Requirements

Core

Provides the knowledge and skills necessary in an emergency to help sustain life, reduce pain, and minimize the consequences of injury or sudden illness. Includes First Aid certification for the non-professional and all aspects of CPR for the non-professional and professional.

Prerequisites: none

Goal Areas: GE-11

Basic recognition, prevention, and care of injuries/illnesses suffered by athletes and other physically active individuals. Designed for coaching, physical education, and sports medicine minor students.

Prerequisites: BIOL 220, HLTH 210 

The purpose of this course is to acquaint the student with an understanding of basic scientific principles essential to working successfully with athletes as a coach.

Prerequisites: none

Basic understanding of the theoretical and practical applications of the sport science areas of physical education related to coaching. Current issues and topics addressing the principles and problems of the prospective interscholastic coach.

Prerequisites: none

The course provides students with fundamental theoretical and practical knowledge in management principles and techniques. Philosophy, leadership, communications, public relations, marketing, ethical and legal issues, finances and facilities are also studied.

Prerequisites: none

To introduce interested students, professionals, and coaching licensure candidates to the psychological literature and latest techniques associated with coaching in an athletic setting. Prereq: PSYC 101 or equivalent

Prerequisites: PSYC 101 or equivalent 

Supervised experience in a public school varsity/junior varsity sport setting. Prereq: First aid and coaching theory and HP 340

Prerequisites: HP 340, HP372, HP 451 

Electives - Choose 2 Credit(s). Choose two of the following.

Methods, procedures, and philosophy of coaching competitive swimming. Prereq: competitive swimming experience

Prerequisites: Competitive swimming experience. 

Methods and procedures used in coaching. Prereq: wrestling experience or wrestling class

Prerequisites: Wrestling experience or wrestling class. 

Methods and procedures used in coaching volleyball. Prereq: volleyball experience or consent

Prerequisites: Volleyball experience or consent. 

Methods and procedures used in coaching.

Prerequisites: none

Methods and procedures used in coaching baseball.

Prerequisites: none

Course designed to teach the various techniques and philosophies of the game of football for prospective coaches. Open enrollment-male or female.

Prerequisites: none

The course is designed for those interested in coaching hockey at the youth and high school level.

Prerequisites: none

Methods and procedures used in coaching.

Prerequisites: none

Methods and procedures used in coaching. Prereq: softball experience or consent

Prerequisites: Softball experience or consent. 

Methods and procedures used in coaching.

Prerequisites: none

Methods and procedures used in coaching.

Prerequisites: none

Methods and procedures used in coaching.

Prerequisites: none

Methods and procedures used in coaching.

Prerequisites: none