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Associate Degrees

The Department of Health, Physical Education and Recreation at the University of North Georgia offers the following associate degree programs:


Associate of Science Degree in Core Curriculum with Pathway Courses related to Health and Physical Education

Gainesville Campus ONLY

Associate of Science Degree in Core Curriculum with Pathway Courses related to Exercise Science

Gainesville Campus ONLY

Current Plan of Study

The major in Health and Physical Education is a curriculum designed to prepare students to transfer to four-year schools where they can pursue further study with the goal to teach health and physical education in the P-12 school system. Students who study health and physical education are exposed to the instructional techniques and acquire the cognitive skill that will enable them to be successful at all school levels. The Health and Physical Education curriculum also includes classes in anatomy and physiology, contemporary classroom issues, and health and wellness principles.

 

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Program Contact

Warren Caputo
Phone: 678.717.3582

Paula Edney
Phone: 678.717.3453

 

 

Current Plan of Study

The major in Exercise Science program is a curriculum designed to prepare students tot transfer to four-year schools where they can pursue further study.  The program focuses on the anatomy, physiology, biochemistry, and biophysics of human movement, and applications to exercise and therapeutic rehabilitation. It includes instruction in biomechanics, motor behavior, motor development and coordination, motor neurophysiology, performance research, rehabilitative therapies, the development of diagnostic and rehabilitative methods and equipment, and related analytical methods and procedures in applied exercise and therapeutic rehabilitation.

 

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Program Contact

Lisa Watson
Phone: 678.717.3646

 


 

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