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Health, Human Performance, and Athletics

Health and Human Performance: Physical Education

Physical education is more important to children’s health and well-being than ever. If you have a passion for empowering children to live healthy lives, Linfield’s Human Performance: Physical Education major will give you the background and knowledge to be a dynamic and effective teacher. If teaching is your goal, you will pair this track with coursework within the Education department to earn your K-12 teaching license.
Physical Education majors at Linfield might take:
HHPA 262
Physical Activity for Youth
Study techniques to help youth value physical activity for a lifetime.
HHPA 287
Foundations of Leadership in Physical Activity
Learn to effectively lead children and adults in schools, clinics and fitness facilities.
HHPA 395
Physical Activity & Fitness Assessments
Use the most appropriate and up-to-date physical activity and fitness tools to evaluate student/client progress.
For more information about majoring in Exercise Science at Linfield, contact: Admission.