Coaching Education minors have the opportunity to gain both theoretical and practical knowledge regarding psychological, physiological, pedagogical, philosophical and management aspects of coaching.

Admission to the Coaching Education is by application only. Please contact Dr. Sherry Salyer for an application.  Or fill out this application form and send to Dr. Salyer.  Space is limited.

Required Classes

EXSS 288 (Emergency Care of Injuries and Illness)

EXSS 207 (Coaching Principles) – [ Fall Only 11:15am-1:05pm M/W/F ]

Two Classes From the Following

EXSS 141 (Personal Health)

EXSS 181 (Sport Psychology)

EXSS 211 (Adapted Physical Education)

EXSS 221 (Introduction to Sport and Recreation Administration)

EXSS 360 (Sport Nutrition)  Prerequisite EXSS 175 (Human Anatomy) and EXSS 276 (Human Physiology) or Biol 252

EXSS 380 (Neuromuscular Control and Learning)  Prerequisite EXSS 175 (Human Anatomy) or Biol 252

EXSS 376 (Physiological Basis of Human Performance)  Prerequisite EXSS 175 (Human Anatomy) and EXSS 276 (Human Physiology) or Biol 252

EXSS 385 (Biomechanics) Prerequisite of EXSS 175 (Human Anatomy) or BIOL 252

EXSS 408 (Theory and Application of Strength Training and Conditioning for Fitness Professionals).  Prerequisite of EXSS 175 (Human Anatomy) and EXSS 276 (Human Physiology) or Biol 252

EXSS 478 Performance Enhancement for Health Professionals

RECR 430 (Introduction to Leadership and Group Dynamics)

One Class from the Following

EXSS 205 (Analysis of Sport Skill I–track and field, softball, basketball)
[ Fall Only 11:15am-1:05pm M/W/F ]

EXSS 206 (Analysis of Sport Skills II–soccer, tennis, volleyball)
[ Spring Only 11:15-1:05pm M/W/F ]

 

Dr. Sherry Salyer, Director of Undergraduate Studies

Department of Exercise and Sport Science, 211 Fetzer Hall, CB# 8700 – The University of North Carolina Chapel Hill, NC 27599-8700

Phone: (919) 962-6947 Fax: (919) 962-0489

EMAIL: salyer@email.unc.edu