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Undergraduate Course Details
Number SMS 382
Title Physical Education and Health for Children with Special Needs
Credits 3.0


This course will present legislative interpretation assisting students planning to work with children with special needs. The intent of the course is to familiarize students with the variety of special needs disabilities, which one may encounter in a classroom or client setting. Teaching methodologies will be considered. Three lecture hours per week. Ten hours of field-based experiences in physical education or health and consumer science classrooms are required. Students should have completed one of the following: SFL200, SMS200, SFL221, or SMS201. Required course in the Physical Education and Health and Consumer Science Concentrations. Not open to students who have received credit for SFL324 or SFL324B.