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Undergraduate Course Details
Number SMS 200
Title Perceptual Motor Development
Credits 3.0

Description

Through lecture, discussion and laboratory, this course emphasizes the understanding of physical growth and motor behavior across the lifespan. Developmental levels of fundamental motor skills are studied as well as structural development. Evaluation and theories of perceptual motor development are included. Three lecture hours plus ten hours of required field-based experience. SMS200 or SMS201 is required of all SMS majors. Required for the Elementary Physical Education Concentration. Not open to students who have received credit for SFL200.