Exercise, Sport & Wellness-Coaching Emphasis (R)
This program prepares individuals to apply business, coaching, and physical education principles to the organization, administration, and management of athletic programs and teams, fitness/rehabilitation facilities and health clubs, sport recreation services, and athletic training programs. This includes instruction in program planning and development; business and financial management principles; sales, marketing and recruitment; event promotion, scheduling and management; facilities management; public relations; legal aspects of sports; and applicable health and safety standards.
Program Learning Outcomes
Upon successful completion of this program, students should be able to:
- Demonstrate and apply knowledge of health-related fitness and wellness, injury prevention and management, strength and conditioning, and nutrition.
- Identify, utilize and apply necessary principles of sport management, event management, emergency management, legal liability, and problem solving.
- Demonstrate an organized approach to communication while utilizing appropriate behavior skills and recognizing different social attitudes.
- Recognize, describe, utilize and apply the basic principles of coaching theory including goal setting and solution-oriented practice planning.
|Required Courses (24 units)||Units|
|KIN 10||Introduction to Kinesiology||3|
|KIN 12||Sport Psychology||3|
|KIN 14||Athletic and Fitness Organization and Administration||3|
|KIN 16||Introduction to Athletic Training||3|
|KIN 30||First Aid and CPR||3|
|KIN 35||Foundations for Fitness and Wellness||3|
|Electives||Choose from the list below||3|
|Electives (3 units)||Units|
|KIN-24||Sports Officiating, Fall Sports||3|
|KIN-25||Sports Officiating, Spring Sports||3|
|KIN-26||Foundations of Coaching||3|
Associate of Science Degree
The Associate of Science Degree in Exercise, Sport and Wellness: Coaching will be awarded upon completion of the degree requirements, including general education and other graduation requirements as described in the college catalog.