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Coaching Minor

Effective Fall Term 2012

This minor allows students to obtain the knowledge and skills needed to coach at the youth, interscholastic, and intercollegiate levels of sport. Completion of the minor requirements results in certification by the Ohio High School Athletic Association and the National Federation of State High School Associations (required for interscholastic coaches).

This minor is open to all university students except Sport Leadership and Management majors, who are excluded from this minor.

PROGRAM REQUIREMENTS (20 credit hours)

Take All (17 hrs):

  • KNH 184 Motor Skill Learning and Performance (3)
  • KNH 184L Motor Skill Learning and Performance Lab (1)
  • KNH 244 Functional Anatomy (3)
  • KNH 244L Functional Anatomy Lab (1)
  • KHH 337 Fitness Training for Coaches (3)
  • KNH 338 Psychosocial Aspects of Coaching (3) OR
    KNH 438 Principles of Effective Coaching (3)
  • KNH 447 Sport Pedagogy (3)

Choose One (3 hrs):

  • KNH 279 African-Americans in Sport (3)
  • KNH 378 Sport, Power, and Inequality (3)
  • KNH 448 International Perspectives in Sport (3){Study Abroad option - see instructor}
  • KNH 453.M Ethics in Sport (3)
  • KNH 471 Sport, Leisure and Aging (3)
  • KNH 473 Children and Youth in Sport (3)
  • KNH 475 Women, Gender Relations and Sport (3)