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Department of Health and Exercise Science

Overview

Health and Exercise Science is a multi-dimensional field of study which provides professional careers in an exciting range of vocational options. Career opportunities exist in many areas including education, fitness, health, sports and leisure.

UWFox  VolleyballAt UW-Fox Valley, students can begin their Health and Exercise Science major with foundation courses in liberal arts studies along with specific Health and Exercise Science courses.

Classes usually offered for the Health and Exercise Science major at UW-Fox Valley include:

  • HES 002 Badminton
  • HES 005 Basketball
  • HES 006 Beginning Bowling
  • HES 007 Intermediate Bowling
  • HES 009 Beginning Golf
  • HES 016 Beginning Tennis
  • HES 018 Beginning Volleyball
  • HES 019 Weight Training
  • HES 102 Basketball Fundamentals
  • HES 104 Badminton
  • HES 109 Golf
  • HES 115 Volleyball
  • HES 116 Tennis
  • HES 118 Weight Training
  • HES 123 CPR - Certification in adult, child, and infant CPR
  • HES 124 Alcohol and Other Drugs
  • HES 127 Fitness for Life - The major course of the department
  • HES 205 Prevention and Treatment of Athletic Injuries
  • HES 206 PERSONAL HEALTH & WELLNESS
  • HES 208 Developmental Activities for Children
  • HES 209 Nutrition and Weight Control
  • HES 210 Theory of Coaching
  • HES 211 Health and Exercise Science for Elementary Schools
  • HES 213 First aid and Emergence Medical Care - Certification in adult CPR
  • HES 217 Social Aspects of Sports - Also offered as part of a learning community
  • HES 218 Women and Sport

The UW Fox Valley Cyclones Athletic Department offers the following sports throughout the school year:

  • UWFox  SoccerWomen's Volleyball
  • Soccer
  • Men's & Women's Basketball
  • Men's & Women's Tennis
  • Men's Club Volleyball

There are also intramural flag football, volleyball and basketball leagues throughout the year.