Rock Valley College

Course Requirements

Degree conferred: Associate in Applied Science - 64 credits
Program contact: Division of Social Sciences/Humanities/and Fitness, Wellness and Sport, (815) 921-3317

General Education Course Requirements (15 credits)

Number Title
  ENG-101 Composition I
  ENG-103 Composition II
  MTH-115 General Education Mathematics
  MTH-120 College Algebra
  SPH-131 Fundamentals of Communication
  PSY-170 General Psychology

FWS Core Course Requirements: (9 credits)

Number Title
  FWS-255 Sociology of Sport
  FWS-256 History of Physical Education & Sport
  FWS-258 Sport & Exercise Psychology

Work-based Learning Course Requirements

Number Title
  FWS-270 FWS Practicum I
  FWS-271 FWS Practicum II
  FWS-272 FWS Practicum III

Select courses from Track 1 or Track 2: 

Select 3 credit hours from the following:

Number Title
  FWS-110 Fitness Walking
  FWS-113 Low Impact Aerobics
  FWS-116 Step Aerobics
  FWS-119 Cardio Kickboxing
  FWS-121 Cardiovascular Fitness & Conditioning
  FWS-126 Beginning Weight Lifting
  FWS-127 Advanced Weight Lifting

Select 3 credit hours from the following:

Number Title
  FWS-110 Fitness Walking
  FWS-113 Low Impact Aerobics
  FWS-116 Step Aerobics
  FWS-119 Cardio Kickboxing
  FWS-121 Cardiovascular Fitness & Conditioning
  FWS-126 Beginning Weight Lifting
  FWS-127 Advanced Weight Lifting