Curriculum & Courses

Curriculum & Courses

The Bachelor of Health and Physical Education is comprised of

  • eight core requirements
  • 15-28 major course in Athletic Therapy, Ecotourism and Outdoor Leadership, Physical Literacy, Sport and Recreation Management
  • General Education (GNED) courses
    • Athletic Therapy: five GNED courses
    • Ecotourism and Outdoor Leadership: 12 GNED courses
    • Physical Literacy: nine GNED courses (three specified)
    • Sport and Recreation Management: 12 GNED courses
  • four Electives in each Ecotourism and Outdoor Leadership, Physical Literacy and Sport and Recreation Management
    • An elective is a course which is not specified for a program, but is required for a degree. They can be any three-credit course, at any level.

Core Requirements

  • HPED 1000 - Issues in Health and Physical Education
  • HPED 1010 - Historical and Philosophical Foundations
  • HPED 1020 - Leadership and Communication
  • HPED 1040 - Wellness and the Student: From Personal Health to Community Action
  • HPED 1070 - Foundations for Outdoor Leadership
  • HPED 2030 - Statistics and Research Methods
  • HPED 2050 - Professional Practice
  • HPED 3010 - Sociological Perspectives