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  • Sport Based Youth Development

    Sport Based Youth Development

    Dean provides the opportunity for a rewarding career with a certificate in Sport Based Youth Development from Dean College.  

    This program aims to address an increased demand for professionals that have a deep understanding of how to integrate intentional youth development programs within a sport context.

    This new certificate will ensure that professional in the field will be able to develop and work within and organization who employs a sports based youth development methodology; using sports to provide the supports and opportunities youth need to be healthy contributing citizens now and as adults. 

    Graduates with a certificate in Sport Based Youth Development are ready to enter a four year program or segue directly into the profession. 

     

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    Course Sequence

    Sport Based Youth Development

    Sport Based Youth Development Credits
    SBD 100
    Introduction to Sport Based Youth Development
    3
    SBD 300
    Sport in Society
    3
    SBD 305
    Administration of Sport Based Youth Development Programs
    3
    SBD 310
    Sport Pedagogy
    3
    SBD 315
    Coaching Techniques and Practice
    3
    SBD 320
    Capstone
    3


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