PE 1150 Wellness/Fitness Assessment (0-2). A course that assists students in making an assessment of their level of fitness. Included are: cardiovascular fitness, muscular strength, body composition, flexibility, muscular coordination, and concepts of healthy living. May not be repeated for credit.
PE 1153 Individual Activities (0-2). Individual sports of Archery, Aerobics, Golf, and Weight Training and Conditioning. Course fee: $8
PE 1301 (PHED) Introduction to Physical Fitness and Sport (3-0). A course emphasizing the aims and objectives and historical background for sports and fitness and recreation. (Fall/Spring) This class must be completed with at least a grade of “C” or better prior to enrolling in an upper level Physical Education class.
PE 1306 (PHED 1306) First Aid (3-0). A course which includes class discussion, reading and units on the fundamentals of safe conduct at home, in traffic, in play and recreation, and in the community with a section devoted to first aid in accordance with the latest National Safety Council first aid techniques and Advanced First Aid and CPR certification (Fall/Spring)
PE 2101 Intercollegiate Activities (0-2). Participation as a member of an intercollegiate athletic team. Upon dismissal or voluntary withdrawal from the team, the student must report to the Chair of the Department for assignment to the regular activity claps. Elective credit only. May be repeated but may not be used to fulfill P.E. activity course requirements in General Education. Prerequisite: Membership on an intercollegiate athletic team. Course fee: $8
PE 2303 (PHED 1331) Activities for Children (3-0). This course is designed to give a foundation for a working knowledge of activities that are appropriate for children. These activities include elements that are deemed necessary for the complete physical development of the child. (Fall/Spring)
PE 2304 Skills and Techniques of Individual and Team Sports (3-0). A course that emphasizes the training in basic skills and techniques of a wide range of individual and team activities including but not limited to: tennis, golf, badminton, archery, speedball, softball, volleyball, basketball, soccer and other selected individual and team recreational activities. (Fall/Spring)
PE 3301 Theory of Practice of Football (3-0). A course giving emphasis to the theory of football, including policies in organization and administration of competitive sports programs. (Fall)
PE 3302 Theory and Practice of Basketball (3-0). A course which gives emphasis to the theory of basketball, including policies in the organization and administration of competitive sports programs. (Spring)
PE 3303 Theory and Practice of Baseball and Softball (3-0). A course which gives emphasis to the theory of baseball and softball, including policies in the organization and administration of competitive sports programs. (Spring) Prerequisite: PE 1303
PE 3304 Contemporary Health Problems (3-0). A study of current health problems and topics in society. Specific topics will include substance abuse, communicable diseases, mental health, environmental health, birth control, and nutrition and fitness. (Fall)
PE 3305 Motor Development (3-0). This course is designed to permit students to study the various aspects of motor development of children. This will give students the opportunity to study physical growth as a factor accompanying motor development, fundamental motor skill learning and refinement and physical fitness development. (Spring)
PE 3307 Kinesiology (3-0). A study of the analysis of human motion and posture subject to both mechanical and biological laws and principles. (Fall) Prerequisite: PE1301
PE 3308 Theory and Practice of Volleyball and Tennis (3.0). A course which gives emphasis to the theory of volleyball and tennis including organization and administration of competitive sports programs. (Fall) Prerequisite: PE 1301
PE 3309 Theory and Practice of Track and Soccer (3-0). A course which gives emphasis to the theory of track and soccer including organization and administration of competitive sports programs. (Spring)
PE 4104 Athletic Training Clinical Practicum II (0-3). A practical clinical experience course for student athlete trainers to work under direct supervision by a certified/licensed athletic trainer. Includes practical experience in bandaging and taping, athletic training Room management, medical referral and administration of injury care and related services. (Fall/Spring)
PE 4301 Tests and Measurements (3-0). A course emphasizing the application of tests and measurements to the field of sports and fitness, including medical, written, motor skills, and physical examinations and tests. (Fall/Spring) Prerequisite: Completion of Mathematics Requirement and make a C or better in PE 1301
PE 4302 Psychology and Physiology of Exercise (3-0). A study of the relation of physiological and psychological principles to physical fitness and exercise. (Fall/Spring). Prerequisite: PE 1301
PE 4303 Concepts of Kinesiology and Fitness (3-0). This course provides a health-related fitness knowledge base with skill and assessment techniques and a review of important kinesiological concepts. (Fall/Spring/Summer) Prerequisites: PE 1301, 3307, 4301, 4302 or permission of instructor
PE 4304 Athletic Training I (3-0). A course which deals with proper methods of conditioning for prevention of sports related injuries with a focus on care and treatment of common athletic injures. (Fall) Prerequisite: PE 1306, Safety and First Aid
PE 4305 Athletic Training II (3-0). An advanced study of the care and prevention of athletic injuries with a focus of assessment and evaluation of sports related injuries. (Spring) Prerequisite: PE 4304
PE 4306 Athletic Therapeutic Exercise (3-0). The study of therapeutic exercises used in the rehabilitation of athletic injuries and clinical techniques involved in muscle testing including goniometry. (Spring-Every third year) Prerequisite: PE 4304
PE 4307 Therapeutic Modalities of Athletic Training (3-0). The study of sports therapy physical agents used in athletic training setting such as cryotherapy, hydrotherapy, and electrotherapy as mechanical therapy. (Spring-Every third year) Prerequisite: PE 4304
PE 4308 Administration of an Athletic Training Program (3-0). The study of the administration and management strategies in athletics. Functions such as record keeping, insurance, public relations, pre-participation examinations, facility and equipment. Maintenance and budgets will be discussed. (Fall-Every third year)
PE 5302 Problems in Physical Education (3-0). This course covers special aspects of physical education. There is a critical review of selected studies, literature, practices and procedures in the field. This is all applied to the solution of individual problems. Course may be taken more than one time when course content varies.
PE 5303 Seminar in Health and Physical Education (3-0). A seminar with emphasis on research in health and physical education in both the elementary and secondary school fields. The course will include methods of research, selecting problems and preparing a written report on the study. Course may be taken more than once when course content varies.
PE 5306 Problems in Athletic Administration (3-0). A course designed to give the teacher/coach a better understanding of the special problems that arise in the administration of a physical education or athletic program in the public schools and colleges.
PE 5309 Sport and Exercise Psychology (3-0). A course designed to expose students to basic concepts and principles of exercise and sport psychology and applications in counseling, teaching, coaching, athletic training, and fitness instruction.