Exercise and Sport Sciences
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NumberDepartmentCredits
PE001/PE002Exercise and Sport Sciences.5-1
Physical Education Activity: Non-Major Physical Education Activity CoursesInstructs in various areas such as weight training, badminton, archery, volleyball, basketball, softball, tennis, and games classes. Credit is also given for participation in any varsity sport that does not exceed two credit hours. Other options under this course are scuba, volleyball, tennis, basketball, speedball, soccer, weight training (men, women, or coed classes available), badminton, games, varsity physical education, team sports, and softball. 
PE222Exercise and Sport Sciences.5 cr. – non-majors
First Aid and CPRProvides opportunity to become Red Cross Certified in (1) First Aid care and prevention of school related injuries, and (2) CPR for babies, children and adults. Occurs in a modified lecture format, supplemented by audiovisual teaching methods. Assessment is based on written examinations and skill performance. 
SM110Exercise and Sport Sciences3
Introduction to Sport ManagementStudies the development of man, education, and man and movement. Emphasizes the philosophical and historical foundations of Sport Management, as well as the current and future trends in Sport Management. 
SM118Exercise and Sport Sciences3
Individual Sport SkillsBadminton, Track/Field, Golf, Tennis Theory and Skills. Concentrates on teaching the development of fundamental skills, techniques, and progressions. Provides an in-depth study of fundamental strategy and systems of play. 
SM119Exercise and Sport Sciences3
Team Sports SkillsBaseball, Basketball, Soccer, Volleyball Theory and Skills. Concentrates on teaching the development of fundamental skills, techniques, and progressions. Provides an in-depth study of fundamental strategy and systems of play. 
SM252Exercise and Sport Sciences3
Personal Health and WellnessAn introduction to concepts and application of lifetime personal health and wellness. Topics include components of cardiovascular disease and risk factors, nutrition, weight management, relaxation techniques, sexually transmitted diseases, and substance abuse. The course includes practical application of certain topics through activities and portfolio assessment. The focus is upon individualization of activities so as to address particular needs and circumstances. 
SM350Exercise and Sport Sciences3
Psychology of SportApplies psychological principles to the understanding and coaching of sport. Emphasizes the emotional and attitudinal aspects of athletic performance and their impact on the performer. Offered in alternate years.
SM353Exercise and Sport Sciences3
Sociology of SportAcquaints students with the parameters that influence sport. Raises a number of issues regarding the nature and value of sports in our society. Topics cover violence in sports, sports and the media, the black athlete, women in sports, and the influence of behavior issues. Offered alternate years.
SM397Exercise and Sport Sciences3
Facilities and Event ManagementThis course introduces students with the scope and complexity of design, operation and upkeep of sport and recreation facilities. Predominant areas of focus will include facility design, trends, risk management, crowd management and event planning. 
SM440Exercise and Sport Sciences3
Organization and Administration PrinciplesA study of the aims and objectives of Sport Management as it relates to those of general education. This course focuses on the principles dealing with finance, facilities, sport marketing, scheduling and purchasing. It stresses legal issues and personnel management. 
SM445Exercise and Sport Sciences9
Internship in Sport ManagementThis experience, for a minimum of 350 hours, is designed to provide the student with a unique experience in a sport environment of his or her interest. The student is assigned to an agency that will allow the student experience in program planning, management instruction, or marketing. Prerequisites: Senior standing and approval of advisor.
SM498Exercise and Sport Sciences3
Practicum in Sport ManagementA hands-on 100-hour minimum experiential learning opportunity that includes working under direct supervision as an administrative assistant with a sport or fitness program, assisting in Lahue Center, or working in ENC athletics. Prerequisite: Approval of advisor and department chair.
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