On Monday June 15th the summer online course HCS 3370 begins! This online course covers topics on athletic field management and is offered via short lectures, instructional videos and podcasts. Assessment is done by quizzes, games and an assignment.
The course has 6 modules:
- An introduction to sports turf management
- Athletic field construction
- Best management practices
- Turf problems
- Baseball fields
Students from all over the university have taken this course, which is offered in both maymester and summer. You don’t have to be a turf expert – just someone with an interest in sports and science, who’d like to know how they get those athletic fields ready for play!