General Education: Health and Physical Education Program
mission of the Health & Physical Education program is to
prepare students for lifelong health and wellness and Kinesiology majors for
academic pursuits and careers in Health, Fitness, and Sport related
industries. We empower all students with
the knowledge to discriminate between healthy and unhealthy lifestyle choices
as well as competence in many and proficiency in a few movement-based
skills. We encourage students to explore
the personal challenge, self-expression, and social interaction benefits
associated with regular physical activity.
& Physical Education Student Learning Outcomes:
will be able to describe the role of Kinesiology-Physical Education in health
promotion and disease prevention
will be able to demonstrate competence in at least 1 physical activity.
will be able examine personal health-related behavioral patterns, select goals,
and formulate appropriate health & fitness strategies.
will be able synthesize knowledge of the 5 components of well-being
to discriminate between healthy and detrimental lifestyle choices.
will be able to recognize various environmental conditions then select and
execute appropriate health-related plans of action.