1997-98 UAF Catalog

Degrees and Programs

Course Description Index

Athletic Coaching

College of Liberal Arts
Department of Physical Education
(907) 474-7382

Minor only

A minor in athletic coaching (20 credits) is available for those students more interested in coaching athletic teams, in schools or communities, than in the more general discipline of physical education.

Undergraduate Degree Requirements

MINOR in Athletic Coaching

  1. Complete the following required courses: Credits
    PE 411 -- History and Philosophy of Sport and Physical Activity (3 credits)
    PE 412 -- Principles and Problems in Athletic Coaching (3 credits)
    PE 421 -- Physiology of Exercise (4 credits)
    PE 432 -- Biomechanics of Human Performance (4 credits)
    PE 440 -- Prevention and Care of Athletic Injuries (3 credits)
  2. Complete the remaining credits in approved courses which will develop competency in the area selected for coaching (3 credits)

(Note: This minor is not available with a physical education major.)