Physical Performance & Sports Studies

B.S., Major in Physical Performance and Sports Studies

Important note: This major addresses physical performance and sport studies; it does not lead to any Kansas secondary teacher licensure.

Major requirements:

Swimming proficiency

In Physical Education and Sports Studies:

Complete any six of the following:

103 Fundamentals of Weightlifting
105 Fundamentals of Golf
106 Fundamentals of Archery
107 Fundamentals of Badminton
108 Fundamentals of Tennis
109 Fundamentals of Volleyball
110 Fundamentals of Soccer
111 Fundamentals of Basketball

Complete the following courses:

126 First Aid and Safety
213 Principles of Physical Education
215 Applied Motor Learning
225 Fitness Assessment
314 Measurement and Evaluation in Physical Education
323 Exercise Physiology
326 Adapted Physical Education
332 Kinesiology
335 Psychology of Sport
414 Exercise Prescription
435 Organization and Administration of Physical Education

Electives: Complete six hours from the following:

In Physical Education and Sports Studies:

202 Lifesaving
203 Advanced Strength Training
212 Swimming
220 Introduction to Sport Management
302 Water Safety Instruction
415-419 Theory of Coaching (Sport)
420 Theory of Coaching 34

In Dance:

130 Jazz 1
131 Tap 1
132 Musical Theatre
133 Ballet 1

Cognate requirements:

In Athletic Training:

230 Introduction to Athletic Training

In Biology:

101 Essentials of Biology

Suggested Cognate:

In Natural Science:

230 Drugs: Research and Reward

Degree Plan

Physical Performance & Sports Studies Degree Plan (2016 - PDF)

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