Honors In Major
12 Credits: Each student must successfully complete
the following courses:
- KIN 655H: Middle School & Secondary Physical Education
- KIN 781H: Inclusion in Physical Education
- KIN 696H: Independent Study
4 Credits: Each student must successfully complete KIN 699H: Honors Project (honors thesis equivalent). During this course, students will complete their thesis. A thesis is a significant research project that enables the student to demonstrate, synthesize or elaborate on their developing expertise in their field of study. Students should meet with their Pedagogy faculty advisor to discuss the research project by the fourth week of their fall semester, senior year. Development of the research question(s), with subsequent review of relevant literature and exploration of appropriate methods will generally be completed by December, and the study will be completed by the end of the spring semester. A final written presentation as well as an oral defense of the research project is expected for successful completion of the course.
Each student then will have completed the Honors in Major requirements for Kinesiology: Physical Education.
Faculty liaison for Athletic Training, Exercise Science, Health and Physical Education or Sport Studies:
New Hampshire Hall Rm 211
Please go to the following website for requirements and application procedures into the Honors in Major program: