PHED 311. Physical Activities for Persons with Disabilities

A course designed to prepare the pre-service teacher having no background or limited experience with theory and techniques for adapting physical activities in the inclusion setting.  Students will study historical and contemporary trends and issues related to adapted physical education, experiencing the assessment and IEP process, parent issues, the nature of well recognized physical, cognitive and emotional behavior disorders, and learn to modify and adapt individual, dual and team sports.  Safety concerns will be stressed throughout the course. Taken in Elementary Field block. 
Offered: On Occasion
Credits: 3