Health and Human Performance

BACHELOR OF SCIENCE

Students and faculty in the Health and Human Performance Department work together using Experience One hands-on learning experiences to explore a range of critical questions.

Ranging from how the human body functions during conditions of physical stress to how physical educators can create learning experiences that develop fundamental motor skills while improving health and fitness, our commitment to experiential learning is evident in each aspect of our curriculum.

Education majors work closely with K-12 students throughout their courses, exercise science students have access to cutting edge technology for use in class and during self-directed research, and students in both majors learn together during collaborative learning experiences developed by our outstanding faculty.

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In the HHP Department, we are able to apply what we are learning to real-life situations.

TediJo Todd, Health and Human Performance
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The HHP Department has provided many hands-on learning experiences combined with lab work.

Taylor Canright, K-12 Physical Education
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The HHP faculty are very supportive and have provided me with several unique field experiences.

Brandon Piazzola, K-12 Physical Education
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I really like the professors, they are always there to answer any questions you may have.

Michelle Switzer, K-12 Physical Education

OFFICE

Health and Human Performance

CONTACT

T (406) 683-7392

E janelle.handlos@umwestern.edu

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