PED 360: Adapted Physical Education

Class Program
Credits 3

A study of the special physical activity and exercise needs, interests, and problems of the exceptional learner, with considerable emphasis on the development of methods and competencies in modifying physical activities. This course will enhance the skills of the teacher to orchestrate the learning environment for students with special needs. Students will gain health education and wellness instructional procedures based on mental, emotional, physical, and social characteristics of the exceptional learner. (Also listed as PED 560.)