Recreation and Sport Course Listings

Minor in recreation and sport

21 credit hours

  • Kin 206, Badminton 1
  • Kin 216, Cycling 1
  • Kin 218, Golf 1
  • Kin 224, International Folk Dance 1
  • Kin 230, Racquetball or 236 Beginning Tennis 1
  • Kin 232, Beginning Swimming 1
  • Kin 250, Introduction to Kinesiology 3
  • Kin 255, Camping & Recreation 3
  • Kin 308, Teaching Sport Skills & Strategies 3
  • Kin 310, Sport Management 3
  • Kin 320, Adaptive Physical Activity & Sport 3

Student learning outcomes

In addition to general student learning outcomes described in the physical education catalog section, graduates in recreation and sport will:

  1. Describe historical, sociological, psychological and cultural aspects of sport in kinesiology.
  2. Demonstrate competency in a variety of sport skills, strategies, and recreational physical activities.
  3. Demonstrate honesty, fair play, and a willingness to serve others.
  4. Demonstrate sound but basic teaching/coaching skills in the context of sport and recreation.
  5. Demonstrate professional ethical leadership behavior nd skills: attire, communication, relationships, responsibility, initiative, and the ability to empower others.

Advising note

The sport and recreation minor is not available to students with a major in physical education or exercise science.