Coursework includes classes that address physical, social, psychological and managerial topics related to coaching as well as injury care and prevention. This minor prepares future coaches interested in youth sports, community recreation leagues, scholastic sport (elementary through high school) and intercollegiate athletics.
Students who minor in coaching will….
Learn how to construct efficient practice plans; how to motivate athletes;
how to build group cohesion and team culture; and so much more!
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A minor in Coaching requires the following courses:
Choose one course from the following:
|PEH||212||Sports Injury Care and Prevention||2sh|
|PEH||310||Motor Learning Theory for Teaching and Coaching||4 sh|
|PEH||345||Principles of coaching||4 sh|
|PEH||423||Physical Education Pedagogy, Grades 6-12||4 sh|
|PEH||481||Internship in Coaching||2 sh|
The Coaching Minor curriculum is based on the national coaching standards developed by the National Association for Sport and Physical Education (NASPE). Competencies are addressed from each of the NASPE domains.