Exercise and Sport Science Electives

The Bachelor of Science (B.S.) with a major in Exercise and Sport Science requires the completion of 21 credits of approved program electives. Students can use these electives to pursue university minors in certain areas or fulfill requirements for admission to a professional program. Other electives not listed can be approved by your assigned academic advisor.

Courses Cr. Hrs.
HE 2310 Dynamics of Personal Health 3
HE 3300 Health of the School Child 3
HE 3440 Nutrition & Health Education (Prereq: HE 2310) or NFS 2030 Nutrition & Health 3
HE 5522 Health Psychology (Prereq: IC, and PSY 1010 or higher) 3
HE 6310 Family and Reproductive Health 3
HE 6320 Mental Health and Substance Abuse (Prereq: HE 2310 or HE 3300, and IC) 3
HE 6330 Health Behavior Change (Prereq: IC, and PSY 1010 or higher) 3
KHS 6540 Workshop in Kinesiology, Health and Sport Studies (Prereq: IC, and PSY 1010 or higher) 6 max.
KIN 2560 Individual Problems in KIN (Individually arranged w/ supervising faculty) 1-3
KIN 5360 Senior Research Project (Junior or Senior status with supervising faculty) 4
KIN 5520 Sport Psychology (Prereq: IC, and PSY 1010 or higher) or KIN 5523 Physical Activity & Exercise Psychology (Prereq: IC, and PSY 1010/1020) 3
HPE 6400 Physical Activity in Pediatric Disabilities 3
HPE 6410 Teaching Adapted Physical Activity and Sport 3
HPE 6420 Teaching Aquatics to Special Populations 3
HPE 6430 Physical Activity Assessment in Special Populations 3
KIN 6120 Strength and Conditioning (Prereq: KIN 6300, and KIN 3580) or KIN 6100 Methods of Group Instruction (Prereq: KIN 6300) 3
KIN 6150 ECG Interpretation (Prereq: BIO 2870, and KIN 6300) 3
KIN 6160 Pharmacology for the Physical Activity Professional (Prereq: Junior or Senior status, KIN 6300, and KIN 3580) 3
KIN 6210 Physical Activity and Cognition (Prereq: KIN 5523) 3
KIN 6310 Physiology of Exercise II (Prereq: BIO 2870, and KIN 6300) 3
SAM 3010 Ethics in Sport 3
SAM 3020 Sociology of Sport 3
SAM 4020 Sport Governance (Prereq: SAM 2100) 3
SAM 4030 Sport Finance (Prereq: SAM 2100) 3
SAM 4040 Sport Communication (Prereq: SAM 2100) 3
SAM 5510 Principles of Coaching (Prereq: SAM 2100) 3
SAM 5700 Sport Leadership 3
IE 3120 Work Design 3
Lifestyle Fitness Activity (LFA) Courses (4 Crs. maximum, excludes LFA 2330) *LFA 1020 cannot be used to meet elective credit 2-4
LFA 2330 First Aid & CPR 3
Business Course (6 Crs. maximum)
MKT 2300 Marketing Management (Prereq: ECO 2010)
MGT 2530 Organizational Behavior (Prereq: PSY 1010 or 1020)
EI 5000 Introduction to Entrepreneurship and Innovation

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3
3
PSL 5010 Individual Research I (Departmental permission required) 3
Psychology (PSY) Course(s) at the 2000+ level (8 Crs. maximum) 3-4
Sociology (SOC) Course (4 Crs. maximum) 4
Additional Nutrition & Food Science (NFS) Course (6 Crs. maximum, excludes NFS 2030)
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3
Credits completed in an university minor  
Other elective course will need to be approved by an advisor  
Total Elective Credits 21+