Programs in the Department of Sports & Exercise Science

370 - Sports & Exercise Science

AY 2013-2014 Student Learning Outcomes

  1. Sport and fitness management students will define and describe discipline-specific scientific and theoretical concepts critical to the development of physically educated individuals.
  2. Sports and exercise science students will identify and recall critical elements of the bones and muscles involved in motor skills and exercise performance.
  3. Sports and exercise science students will examine and apply exercise physiology principles that underlie performance of physical activity and exercise.
  4. Sports and exercise science students will design, prescribe, and analyze exercise testing procedures for participants within a variety of diverse settings.
  5. Sports and exercise science students will identify and interpret principles of exercise, health behavior, and/or nutrition that play a key role in the prevention and/or management of most major diseases.
  6. Sports and exercise science students will formulate and evaluate a variety of strategic perspectives emphasizing administrative functions in various career-related settings.
  7. Sports and exercise science students will illustrate use of technologies to support inquiry and professional practice.
  8. Sports and exercise science students will create, appraise, and employ safe, ethical and legal practices in various career-related settings.