Bachelor of Arts in Physical Education and Sport and Teaching Diploma

Mission

The mission of the B.A. in Physical Education and Sport is to prepare students to pursue a career as teachers, coaches, or trainers by increasing their theoretical knowledge, developing their practical skills in various sports activities.

Total Credits
120
Apply Before
January 2018
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Program Educational Objectives

The graduates of the program should be able to:

  1. 1.Lead a productive career in physical education and sports;
  2. 2.Apply the theoretical and practical skills learned to the different sports curricula;
  3. 3.Participate in the development of a Lebanese sports culture.

Program Learning Outcomes

Upon graduation, students should be able to:

  1. 1.Define the basic theoretical subjects of physical education and sports;
  2. 2.Demonstrate evidence of expertise in various sports activities, including sports required in international baccalaureate programs;
  3. 3.Employ a problem based approach to motor performance and motor learning;
  4. 4.Utilize basic research skills in the field of sports science;
  5. 5.Apply skills and knowledge in the areas of first aid, CPR and personal safety;
  6. 6.Develop a sense of community service;
  7. 7.Analyze the application of scientific mechanisms to the field of sports;
  8. 8.Relate the application of social, economic, political, and psychological domains to the field of sports.

 

The B.A. in Physical Education and Sport is designed to meet the needs of those who plan on pursuing careers as teachers, coaches, or trainers. Students majoring in Physical Education and Sport must also study for their Teaching Diploma (TD) in Physical Education.

 

The B.A. in Physical Education will increase students’ theoretical knowledge, develop students’ practical skills in various sports activities, including sports required in international baccalaureate programs, instill a commitment to health and fitness, and prepare students to practice their skills and compete in the job market.

 

  1. 1.Students must either pass PES 321 before taking major elective courses or register concurrently in PES 321 and other major elective courses;
  2. 2.Courses are part lecture and part activity.

 

Graduation Requirements

To graduate, students must successfully complete a total of 120 credits with a minimum overall GPA of 2.0/4.0 and a minimum average of 2.4/4.0 in the core and major requirements.

 

Courses

Liberal Arts Curriculum (30cr.)

Free Electives (4cr.)

Teaching Diploma (21cr.)

GRADUATION REQUIREMENTS

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