Coaching Minor

The coaching minor may be completed by any Gustavus student. It satisfies standards created by the state of Minnesota and the National Association for Sport and Physical Education. Students complete coursework designed to improve knowledge of coaching fundamentals, facilitate skill development, and enhance safety.

Please contact Bonnie Reimann for additional information.

Requirements for a Minor in Coaching:

Required Courses (5.75 credits)

Number Name Credits
HES 200 First Aid and CPR .25 course
HES 207 Motor Learning .5 course
HES 208 Exercise Physiology for Health Education and Coaching .5 course
HES 209 History & Philosophy of Health, PE, & Sport 1.0 course
HES 218 Foundations of Coaching .5 course
HES 304 Methods for Teaching Health and Physical Education 1.0 course
HES 306 Special Populations 1.0 course
One of the following:
HES 212  Lifespan Development 1.0 course
HES 344 Sport Psychology 1.0 course
PSY 234 Child Development 1.0 course
EDU 330 Developmental Educational Psychology 1.0 course

The Gustavus General Catalog is available online allowing you to check current information about Gustavus majors, minors, and courses.