Keiser University’s Online Master of Science in Golf Teaching and Learning program prepares students for careers in the golf instruction industry. This intensive program provides current and aspiring golf instructors with theoretical and practical knowledge in teaching and learning concepts applicable to golf, including the science of the golf swing, the science of learning, motor skill acquisition, coaching adult golfers, teaching youth golfers, and the business of teaching.
The overall objective of the program is to provide the student with the highest level of educational value to provide the tools necessary for success in teaching the game of golf. The program goals are:
To receive a Master of Science in Golf Teaching and Learning degree, students must earn graduate semester credit hours as described below. The length of this program is approximately 24 months.
|Master of Science in Golf Teaching and Learning Major Courses (36.0 credit hours)|
|The Science of the Golf Swing||3.0 credit hours|
|The Science of Learning||3.0 credit hours|
|Motor Skill Acquisition||3.0 credit hours|
|Impact-based Golf Instruction||3.0 credit hours|
|Facilitating the Adult Golfer||3.0 credit hours|
|Teaching the Youth Golfer||3.0 credit hours|
|Golf Fitness and Nutrition||3.0 credit hours|
|The Mental Aspect of Teaching: Problem Solving and Critical Thinking in Golf||3.0 credit hours|
|History of the Golf Profession||3.0 credit hours|
|The Business of Teaching Golf||3.0 credit hours|
|Action Research I||3.0 credit hours|
|Action Research II||3.0 credit hours|
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