PEAK Minors

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Physical Education Minor

17 credits (Total does not include prerequisite courses)

Course Course Title Credits

MINOR REQUIREMENTS

BIO-104

Introduction to Human Anatomy

3

BIO-105

Introduction to Physiology of Exercise and Laboratory

4

KIN-151

Personal Fitness

1

KIN-200 or
KIN-201

Foundations of Physical Education or
Introduction to Health

3

KIN-319

Mechanical Analysis of Sport

3

Complete 1 course from the following:

MAT-125

Data Analysis and Statistics

3

MAT-212

Advanced Statistical Methods

3

Student Learning Outcomes

  • Demonstrate a competence in Human Anatomy, Human Physiology and Mechanical
  • Analysis of Human movement.
  • Understand the concepts and the variety of adaptations associated with fundamental sport skills.
  • Create avenues for personal wellness/fitness and using sound information, select appropriate principles of application.
  • Development and implement a personalized wellness plan.
  • Use critical and reflective approaches to assess teaching, learning, activity, fitness
  • and sport participation.

NOTE: Students seeking Idaho State Department of Education, grades 6-12, must also take these additional courses (14 credits):

Course Course Title Credits

KIN-170

Team Sports Skills

2

KIN-171

Lifetime/Leisure Activities

2

KIN-201

Introduction to Health

3

KIN-244

Care and Prevention of Injury

3

KIN-324

Management of PE, Recreation and Athletics

2

KIN-328 or
KIN-329

Elementary Curriculum Planning in Health and PE or
Secondary Curriculum Planning in PE

2