Health and Human Performance Education (HHPE) Courses

HHPE 200 History and Principles of Physical Education
2 hours. This is a survey of the history and development of physical education and athletics in America. The course will also emphasize fundamental principles of physical education and sport.

HHPE 221 Basketball/Golf
1 hour. Course provides intermediate to advanced instruction in skills, teaching techniques, rules and strategy for basketball and golf.

HHPE 222 Field Sports
1 hour. Course covers beginning to intermediate instruction in skills, teaching techniques, rules and strategy. Flag football, soccer, speedball and korfball are emphasized.

HHPE 223 Tumbling/Gymnastics
1 hour. Course covers beginning to intermediate instruction in skills, teaching techniques, spotting and safety factors involved in tumbling and gymnastics.

HHPE 226 Tennis/Volleyball
1 hour. Covers intermediate to advanced skills and techniques, with emphasis on learning how to teach basic skills and drills. Tournament organization and game administration are included.

HHPE 228 Principles of Conditioning
1 hour. Instruction covers concepts related to developing and maintaining physical fitness and movement skills.

HHPE 275 Field Experience
1-3 hours. This is a supervised experience in the discipline, including internships and practica required for professional programs. This introductory experience must have an on-site supervisor and/or a departmental instructor overseeing, designing and evaluating the content of the course.
Prerequisite: instructor's permission.

HHPE 285 Selected Topics
2-3 hours. A seminar dealing with various topics, as announced, that represent current faculty interests and competencies.

HHPE 295 Special Study
1-3 hours. Individual research under the guidance of the faculty.
Prerequisite: instructor's permission.

HHPE 300 Coaching Theory and Practice
2 hours. This involves the development of a philosophy of coaching. Class emphasizes the psychological, sociological and technical aspects of athletic participation.

HHPE 301 Sports Psychology
2 hour. This course is designed to enhance the understanding of how personality, self-esteem, goal setting and behavior can influence performance and performance preparation. It is also designed to provide future teachers/coaches with coping skills and observational techniques, which will serve them well in coaching as well as in managerial settings.

HHPE 310 Coaching Basketball
2 hours. Class is an analysis of systems of play, principles of offense and defense, and strategies of the game. The organization of practice sessions, administration of games, and techniques of scouting are stressed.
Prerequisite: instructor's permission.

HHPE 320 Coaching Baseball/Softball
2 hours. This is a study of systems of play, principles of offense and defense, and strategies of the game. The organization of practice sessions, administration of games, and techniques of scouting are stressed.

HHPE 330 Coaching Soccer
2 hours. This is an analysis of systems of play, principles of offense and defense, and strategies of the game. The organization of practice sessions, administration of games, and techniques of scouting are stressed.
Prerequisite: instructor's permission.

HHPE 340 Coaching Track
2 hours. Course is a study of the techniques and principles of coaching each event. The organization of practice sessions and the strategy for, and administration of, track meets are discussed.
Prerequisites: varsity experience and instructor's permission.

HHPE 350 Coaching Volleyball
2 hours. This is an analysis of systems of play, principles of offense and defense, and strategies of the game. Organization of practice sessions, administration of games, and techniques of scouting are stressed.

HHPE 360 Organization and Administration of Sport and Physical Education
2 hours. Course provides instruction in the planning and implementation of health, physical education and athletics programs. Course content will include curriculum design, budget formation, facility design and coordination. Professional conduct and ethics will be stressed.

HHPE 363 Organization and Administration for Athletic Training
2 hours. This course exposes students to the organization and administration in athletic training, including management, leadership, legalities, historical perspectives as well as in-depth exploration of the requirements set forth by federal, national and state organizations governing the practices of athletic trainers. Course is offered every otehr year.

HHPE 364 Psychosocial Intervention and Referral in Athletic Training
3 hours. Course examines the knowledge, skills and values that the entry-level certified athletic trainer must possess to recognize and intervene, and when appropriate, refer to a recognized professional. Also covers the socio-cultural, mental, emotional and physical behaviors of athletes and others involved in physical activity.

HHPE 366 General Medical Conditions in Athletic Training
2 hours. Class examines the knowledge, skills and values that the entry-level certified athletic trainer must possess to recognize, treat, and refer, when appropriate, the general medical conditions and disabilities of athletes and others involved in physical activity. Students will be introduced and exposed to various health care providers.

HHPE 370 Camp Programming and Counseling
2 hours. A camping overview: its historical development and philosophy. Types of camps, program activities, teaching-learning models, leadership recruitment and training - with special emphasis on methods of camp counseling - are covered. Overnight campout is required. Additional course fee is required. (Identical to CHMN 370.)

HHPE 374 Athletic Training Practicum I
1 hour. This is a supervised experience in an athletic training environment. Additional study required, with an emphasis on athletic training techniques and athletic injury management. Additional course fee is required.
Prerequisites: HHPE 390 Care and Prevention of Athletic Injuries, HLTH 233 Responding to Emergencies, acceptance into the Athletic Training Education Program, and permission.

HHPE 375 Athletic Training Practicum II
1 hour. This is a supervised experience in an athletic training environment. Additional study required, with an emphasis on athletic training techniques and athletic injury management.
Prerequisites: HHPE 374 Athletic Training Practicum I.

HHPE 376 Athletic Training Practicum III
3 hours. This is a supervised experience in an athletic training environment. Additional study required, with an emphasis on athletic training techniques and athletic injury management.
Prerequisite: HHPE 375 Athletic Training Practicum II.

HHPE 377 Athletic Training Practicum IV
3 hours. This is a supervised experience in an athletic training environment. Additional study required, with an emphasis on athletic training techniques and athletic injury management.
Prerequisites: HHPE 376 Athletic Training Practicum III.

HHPE 378 Athletic Training Practicum V
3 hours. This is a supervised experience in an athletic training environment. Additional study required, with an emphasis on athletic training techniques and athletic injury management.
Prerequisites: HHPE 377 Athletic Training Practicum IV.

HHPE 379 Athletic Training Practicum VI
3 hours. This is a supervised experience in an athletic training environment. Additional study required, with an emphasis on athletic training techniques and athletic injury management.
Prerequisites: HHPE 378 Athletic Training Practicum V.

HHPE 380 Experiential Recreational Leadership
3 hours. Course is a study of theory and practice of experiential leadership in adventure and recreation education/programming. Leadership styles, techniques, methods and practices will be the core subjects taught in this highly experiential class involving an outdoor lab component. Additional course fee required.

HHPE 384 Pharmacology in Athletic Training
1 hour. Course emphasizes the knowledge, skills and values required of an athletic trainer on pharmacologic applications, including indications, contraindications, precautions, interactions and governing regulations relevant to the treatment of injuries and illnesses of the physically active.
Prerequisites: BIOL 221 Human Anatomy and Physiology I and BIOL 222 Human Anatomy and Physiology II.

HHPE 390 Care and Prevention of Athletic Injuries
3 hours. This is an introductory survey of athletic training. Emphasis will be on terminology, injury prevention, evaluation, treatment and emergency care procedures. Common taping techniques also will be presented. Additional course fee is required.

HHPE 394 Kinesiology
3 hours. Application of human anatomy and physical laws to the explanation of movement activities is covered. Special emphasis is given to detailed analysis of various sports activities.
Prerequisites: BIOL 221 Human Anatomy and Physiology I and BIOL 222 Human Anatomy and Physiology II.

HHPE 399 Cross-Cultural Study
3 hours. This course offers in-depth discipline-specific cross-cultural study designed to enhance the intercultural emphasis of various academic majors. The course includes class meetings followed by travel to various locations throughout the world. Students will use core disciplinary knowledge to serve, learn and interact with other cultures. (Offered in May Term. Students must meet eligibility requirements.) Additional course fee is required.

HHPE 401 Physical Exam of the Lower Extremities in Athletic Training
3 hours. Course is an in-depth study of the lower extremities, including skills of injury evaluation, physical examination and treatment. One one-hour lab per week.

HHPE 402 Physical Exam of the Spine and Upper Extremities in Athletic Training
3 hours. Course is an in-depth study of the spine and upper extremities, including skills of injury evaluation, physical examination and treatment. One one-hour lab per week.

HHPE 410 Teaching Physical Education
2 hours. Development of competence, style and confidence in teaching physical education for the physical education major is covered. Emphasis is given to analysis of objectives, unit and lesson planning, instruction methods, means of evaluation, and class procedures and control.

HHPE 413 Therapeutic Exercise
2 hours. Course will examine exercise procedures as the first modality for rehabilitation of the injured athlete. Also examines the role of exercise for the prevention of injuries, as well as rehabilitation to all major joints and musculature of the body. Includes a lab for practice.
Prerequisites: HHPE 390 Care and Prevention of Athletic Injuries.

HHPE 414 Therapeutic Modalities
2 hours. Course will examine the role of therapeutic modalities including thermal modalities, electrical agents, deep heating agents and mechanical modalities in the rehabilitation of the injured athlete. Includes a lab for practice.
Prerequisites: HHPE 390 Care and Prevention of Athletic Injuries.

HHPE 420 Exercise Prescription
3 hours. Application of exercise testing and prescription of individuals, ranging from athletes to special populations, is covered. Includes aspects of nutrition, disease, training methods and exercise responses. Additional course fee required.
Prerequisites: BIOL 221 Human Anatomy and Physiology I and BIOL 222 Human Anatomy and Physiology II.

HHPE 430 Exercise Physiology
3 hours. Covers application of principles of physiology to physical activity. Special attention is given to the effect of exercise on the various body systems and the construction of training programs. The laboratory component explores the assessment of resting metabolic rate, energy expenditure, body composition, cardio-respiratory function, maximum oxygen uptake, lactate threshold, strength and flexibility, and other physiological responses to exercise. Three lectures and one laboratory per week.
Prerequisites: BIOL 221 Human Anatomy and Physiology I and BIOL 222 Human Anatomy and Physiology II.

HHPE 440 Camp Administration
2 hours. Designed is designed to develop a basic understanding of programming, business and leadership at an administrative level. A weekend camping trip is required. Additional course fee is required. (Identical to CHMN 440, but doesn't include a prerequisite.)

HHPE 460 Physical Education for the Exceptional Student
3 hours. This course considers the nature and etiology of disability and handicapping conditions, as well as the implications for and development of appropriate physical education programs.

HHPE 470 Motor Development and Motor-Skill Learning
3 hours. Course is a study of the development of motor skills. Psychological principles of learning are applied to motor-skill learning. Includes a review of research and an inquiry into the effect of various conditions on the learning and performance of motor skills from early childhood through the adult years.

HHPE 475 HHP Field Experience: Selected Topics
3-6 hours. This is a supervised experience in the discipline, including internships and practica required for professional programs. This experience must have an on-site supervisor and a departmental instructor overseeing, designing and evaluating the content of the course. Prerequisite: instructor's permission.

HHPE 480 Tests and Measurements in Physical Education
2 hours. Emphasis is given to methods of evaluation in programs of physical education. Testing procedures, standard tests, physical examinations and evaluation activities are discussed.

HHPE 485 Selected Topics
2-3 hours. A seminar dealing with various topics, as announced, that represent current faculty interests and competencies.

HHPE 490 Senior Seminar
1 hour. Course includes research of current issues in health, physical education and athletics. Senior thesis and public presentation of thesis is required.

HHPE 495 Special Study
1-3 hours. Individual research under the guidance of the faculty.
Prerequisite: instructor's permission.

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