Sport Coaching Leadership

Courses

SCL 501 Coaching Theory and Principles 3.0 Credits

This course will include understanding the various roles of the coach and introduce students to the field of coaching. An emphasis is placed on creating an athletic environment to enhance the social-emotional growth of athletes.

College/Department: Center for Hospitality and Sport Management
Repeat Status: Not repeatable for credit

SCL 502 Ethical Considerations in Coaching 3.0 Credits

This course will include the various ethical situations coaches encounter within their organizations and with other coaches and athletes. Students will gain an understanding of the ethical considerations in sport and develop strategies to become ethical coaches and develop athletes who understand the importance of ethics in sport.

College/Department: Center for Hospitality and Sport Management
Repeat Status: Not repeatable for credit

SCL 614 Sport Performance & Energy Systems 3.0 Credits

This course covers nutrient categories and how they function in the body, with a particular emphasis on how to instill in athletes the advantages of healthy eating, and how to impart good information regarding food and food choices to a group of athletes in a team environment.

College/Department: Center for Hospitality and Sport Management
Repeat Status: Not repeatable for credit

SCL 615 Athletic Recruiting 3.0 Credits

This course is designed to provide students with the necessary tools to become effective recruiters of athletic talent. Students will learn how to identify and recruit talent that will have a high impact within their athletic programs and be compliant with NCAA, NAIA, and NJCAA rules when recruiting.

College/Department: Center for Hospitality and Sport Management
Repeat Status: Not repeatable for credit

SCL 616 Sport Conditioning 3.0 Credits

This course will take a multi-faceted approach to the general science of strength training and sports conditioning. Students will gain a basic understanding behind training principles by covering the following topics: exercise physiology concepts and applications, testing and evaluation, flexibility and exercise techniques, program design, periodization, aerobic and anaerobic training considerations.

College/Department: Center for Hospitality and Sport Management
Repeat Status: Not repeatable for credit

SCL 617 Prevention & Care of Athletic Injuries 3.0 Credits

This course is designed to introduce the student to the care and prevention of athletic injuries. The course content will include a review of pertinent anatomical structures and their relationship to injuries. The course will also cover mechanisms of injuries, intrinsic and extrinsic variables of injuries, and basic preventative and treatment measures for common sports related injuries.

College/Department: Center for Hospitality and Sport Management
Repeat Status: Not repeatable for credit

SCL 618 NCAA Compliance 3.0 Credits

This course is designed to provide students with the opportunity to learn the basic regulatory and due process rules that govern NCAA competition. Students will be introduced to the basic elements of NCAA regulations, rules interpretations, enforcement decisions and sanctions.

College/Department: Center for Hospitality and Sport Management
Repeat Status: Not repeatable for credit

SCL 619 Global Coaching Seminar 6.0 Credits

This course is designed to expose coaches to a variety of international coaching methods and concepts via a study abroad experience for 7-10 days. This seminar is offered each summer and locations vary by year. Each student in the Sport Coaching Leadership program will attend this study abroad experience. An emphasis is placed on athlete interaction and engagement, practice planning, recruiting, and sport for development.

College/Department: Center for Hospitality and Sport Management
Repeat Status: Not repeatable for credit

SCL 695 Coaching Practicum I 0.5 Credits

This is the first practicum in a series of three coaching practicums. This practicum experience will focus on using basic coaching theory and principles under the guidance of the current coaching or administrative staff.

College/Department: Center for Hospitality and Sport Management
Repeat Status: Not repeatable for credit

SCL 696 Coaching Practicum II 0.5 Credits

This is the second practicum in a series of three coaching practicums. This practicum experience will focus on gaining experience in the administrative aspects of coaching under the guidance of the current coaching or administrative staff.

College/Department: Center for Hospitality and Sport Management
Repeat Status: Not repeatable for credit

SCL 697 Coaching Practicum III 2.0 Credits

This is the final practicum in a series of three coaching practicums. This practicum experience will focus on designing and completing a coaching project for a particular team under the guidance of the current coaching or administrative staff.

College/Department: Center for Hospitality and Sport Management
Repeat Status: Not repeatable for credit
Prerequisites: SCL 696 [Min Grade: C]

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