Course Description

Explores the promising practices of programs incorporating success-oriented delivery systems and authentic assessments. Covers academic concepts through movement, as well as alternative fitness activities.


Applies Towards the Following Certificates

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Section Title
Foundations and Methods of Teaching Health Fitness
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Delivery Options
Course Fee(s)
SPU Tuition credit (3 units) $347.00
Available for Credit
3 Quarter Credits
Reading List / Textbook

1. Armbruster, C., Evans, E.M., Sherwood-Laughlin, C.M. (2019) Fitness and Wellness With Web Study Guide. Champaign, IL. Human Kinetics.

2. Dishman, R.K. Heath, G. Lee, I. (2013) Physical Activity Epidemiology 2nd Edition. Champaign, IL. Human Kinetics.

3. Rowland, T. W. (2005) Children's Exercise Physiology. 2nd Edition. Champaign, IL. Human Kinetics.

Section Notes

Course is self-paced. Completion time: up to one year from date of enrollment.

Refund Policy: Withdrawals submitted online through SPU within 7 days of enrollment will receive a 95% refund. Withdrawals received after that point will not receive a refund and no withdrawals will be accepted after the completion deadline for the course. Instructions on how to withdraw are located on our website under Students/Withdrawal and Refund Policies.


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