Approved by Faculty Senate.
University Studies Course Approval
Department of Physical Education and Recreation
College of Education
PER Course Number: 100
Course Title: Soccer
Semester Hours: 1 SH
Frequency of Offering: Each Semester
This is a 1 credit University Studies course that satisfies the "Physical
Development and Wellness"
component of the students Basic Skills program. Designated University Studies outcomes for this
course are listed below
Outcome #1 Learn skills that will improve the quality and length of their lives.
Outcome #2 Make proactive choices leading to a healthier lifestyle.
Outcome #3 Explore dimensions of personal health promotion and disease prevention.
Outcome #5 Understand health as multidimensional, involving the whole persons relationship to the total environment.
Outcome #6 Utilize physical activity to reduce medical risks and provide relaxation, socialization and balance in their lives.
Outcome #8 Enhance creative use of leisure time.
Outcome #9 Develop skills consistent with efficient levels of human movement.
Fundamental skills and knowledge necessary for the recreational purposes of the participant.
Includes rules, conditioning and strategy.
and soccer etiquette. (Outcome #2)
willing to meet on a regular basis. (Outcome #2,8)
II. Offensive Skills (outcome #1 and 9)
III. Defensive Skills (Outcomes #1,9)
IV. Rules of the game
Basic Instructional Plan and Methods
Lectures, demonstrations, video tapes, and group activity sessions. (outcomes #1, 2,3,5, 6, 8, 9)
and defensive skill
Textbook - None Required
Widdows, Richard. The Arco Book of Soccer Techniques and Tactics. Arco
Brown, Michael J. Soccer Rules in Pictures. Putman