Minor in Physical Education and Sport (15 credits)


The minor in Physical Education and Sport  offers students a basic understanding of major concepts in PES through classroom and field courses. PES is a domain which brings together sport science courses as well as courses whose objective it is to encourage physical fitness and wellness in others.

Curriculum Requirements

Students enrolled in the Physical Education minor must complete 15 credits of PES courses as follows:

PES 204 Foundations of Physical Education (3cr.)
PES 321 Physical Exercise (2cr.)

One 3-credit course
PES 301 Anatomical Kinesiology (3cr.)
OR
PES 358 Physiology of Exercise (3cr.)

One 3-credit course
PES 421 Coaching (3cr.)
OR
PES 422 Biomechanics (3cr.)

One individual sports course from the following pool of courses (2cr.)
PES 333 Swimming I
PES 322 Dancing
PES 335 Track and Field I
PES 336 Track and Field II
PES 337 Track and Field III
PES 329 Tennis
PES 330 Badminton
PES 331 Table Tennis
PES 332 Weight-lifting
PES 338 Combat Sports I
PES 339 Combat Sports II
PES 340 Gymnastics I

One team sports course from the following  pool of courses  (2cr.)
PES 326 Basketball
PES 327 Volleyball
PES 328 Football
PES 347 Handball