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Department of Movement Sciences

Mailing Address:
College of Education, Health and Human Sciences
University of Idaho
875 Perimeter Drive MS 2401
Moscow, Idaho 83844-2401

Phone: (208) 885-7921

Fax: (208) 885-5929

Email: movementsciences@uidaho.edu

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M.S. Physical Education – Movement & Leisure Science

This program focuses on addressing how we can improve physical activity in our schools and communities through education and programs.

  • MVSC 570: Research in Physical Activity, Theory and Design (3 cr)
  • PEP 570: Ethical Practice and Communication in Physical Activity (3 cr)

OR

  • REC 575: Leadership, Programming and Marketing (3 cr)
  • PEP 530: Contemporary Issues in Health and Activity (3 cr)

OR

  • PEP 532: Health and Community Development in HPERD

  • PEP 522: Pedagogy Applied to HPERD (3 cr)
  • PEP 523: Physical Activity Assessment (3 cr)
  • PEP 544: Program Development in HPERD

Students may select 6-9 credits from the following courses (or other courses outside the department), in consultation with your major professor:

  • PEP 504: Special Topics (3 cr)
  • PEP 518: Advanced Physiology of Exercise (3 cr)
  • PEP 530: Contemporary Issues in Health Activity (3 cr)
  • PEP 532: Health and Community Development (3 cr)
  • PEP 560: Sport Psychology (3 cr)
  • PEP 561: Motivation in Sport & Recreation (3 cr)
  • PEP 563: Physical Activity, Health and Metabolic Disease (3 cr)
  • PEP 593: Fitness Assessment & Prescription (3 cr)
  • REC 596: Recreation and Sport Management Behavior (3 cr)
  • PEP 599: Research (3 cr)

  • PEP 502 Project (3 cr) and/or PEP 599 Research (3 cr) – negotiated and developed with major professor

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Department of Movement Sciences

Mailing Address:
College of Education, Health and Human Sciences
University of Idaho
875 Perimeter Drive MS 2401
Moscow, Idaho 83844-2401

Phone: (208) 885-7921

Fax: (208) 885-5929

Email: movementsciences@uidaho.edu

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