Kinesiology Department Minors

Coaching Health Education Physical Education

Coaching Minor

PEAKS | Professional Studies & Enhancements |

Coaching Minor

18 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-202

Sports Officiating

3

KIN-210

Coaching Methods

2

KIN-300

Applied Sport Psychology

3

KIN-319

Mechanical Analysis of Sport

3

KIN-497

Internship

1

Student Learning Outcomes

  • Students will gain skills, knowledge and concepts to understand sport officiating
  • Students will develop their skills in officiating.
  • Students will develop problem solving and interpretation of rules and regulations
  • governing officiating.
  • Students will communicate using oral and written language explanations of rules

Health Education Minor

PEAKS | Natural Sciences & Mathematics |

Health Education Minor

19-20 credits (Total does not include prerequisite courses)

Course Course Title Credits

MINOR REQUIREMENTS

BIO-102

Biology of Human Disease

4

KIN-201

Introduction to Health

3

KIN-244

Care and Prevention of Injury

3

KIN-317

Drug Use and Abuse

3

PSY-128

Human Sexuality

3

Complete 1 course from the following:

MAT-111

Contemporary Mathematics

3

MAT-125

Data Analysis and Statistics

3

MAT-150

Applied Calculus: A Modeling Approach

4

MAT-212

Advanced Statistical Methods

3

Student Learning Outcomes

  • To develop a philosophy and understanding of the role that Health Education plays within the scope of a community’s needs, beliefs and values.
  • To identify health needs, interests, attitudes, behaviors and principals involved in Health instruction.
  • To demonstrate knowledge of the direct, integrated, correlated and conceptual approaches to humanistic instruction.
  • Understand the concepts, principles and relationships of sexuality, disease, recovery, and death as they relate to exercise, health and behavior of the individual, school or community.
  • Develop positive learning strategies and outcomes that link the individual, school and community to positive health and behavioral changes.
  • To encourage individuals, schools and communities to promote healthy choices and practices.

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

Course Course Title Credits

KIN-102

First Aid and CPR

1

KIN-318

Nutrition

3

KIN-350

Organization & Administration of School Health Program

3

KIN-351

Instructional Methods in Health

3

PSY-370

Health Psychology and Behavioral Medicine

3

Physical Education Minor

PEAKS | Natural Sciences & Mathematics |

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