Physical Activity for Children and Youth

Physical Activity for Children and Youth - FIT121

In this course students will develop effective leadership skills to design and implement age-appropriate physical activity programs for children and youth. Students will explore current research of active living as it applies to children and youth to create programs that will improve the physical fitness of this age group. Barriers to physical activity for children and youth and the necessity of supportive environments will be investigated. Leadership skills will be developed through various practical experiences.