Recreation/Leisure A.S.

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Recreation/Leisure A.S.

Department: Kinesiology

Total Credit Hours: 65 credits

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General Education Requirements (30 credits)
Mathematics MAT 158 College Algebra* 4
Communications ENG 101 English Composition I* 3
ENG 102 English Composition II* 3
COM 101 Oral Communication 3
COM 110 Interpersonal Communication**
Social Science HIS 101 or US History to 1877  3
HIS 102 or US History Since 1877 
HIS 115 or US History Since 1945 
HIS 270 or History of Missouri 
POL 101 or American Government 
POL 102 U.S. History or American Government
Natural Science
One lecture course from group 1 and corresponding lab
BIO 110/113 or Human Biology with Lab 4
BIO 105/106 Essentials of Biology with Lab
Natural Science
One lecture course from group 2 and corresponding lab
PHY 111/113  Introduction to Physical Science with Lab  4
PHY 125/127 Introduction to Physical Geology with Lab 
PHY 130/131  Astronomy with Lab 
CHM 101/103  Introduction to Chemistry with Lab 
Elective + Humanities or Social Sciences Elective 3
CPT 105 Ethics in Technology 3
Core Course Requirements (29 credits)
Physical Education PHE 210 First-Aid/Safety 3
PHE 215 Personal Wellness 2
PHE 230 Concepts: Health 2
PHE 250 Foundations of PE, Health & Sport 3
PHE 255 History & Philosophy of PE & Sport 3
PHE 270 Sociology of Sport  3
PHE 275  Psychology of Sports 3
Physical Activity Courses (1 hour each semester) 4
Recreation & Leisure PHE 204 Introduction to Recreation & Leisure 3
PHE 208 Outdoor Recreation & Leisure 3
Elective (6 credits)
BUS 101 Introduction to Business
ENG 125 Business Writing
MAT 175 Introduction to Statistics
Total Required Hours: 65 credits

+ Humanities/Social Science Electives – Typical social science courses include history, political science, sociology, psychology and economics. Humanities courses typically include literature, philosophy and non-applied art, music and theater courses. Check transfer school's requirements before choosing these courses.

* The Academic Skills assessment or appropriate ACT scores are required before enrolling in math or English courses.

* Check with thetransfer institution to see which course is required for the desired physical education degree.

Per College policy Individual students may be required to take COL 101.

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Mark Eller,
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