Proposal for Physical Education Degree

Scope and Content

Contains:

  • Progress Report (July 1943-March 1944) from the Research Board
  • draft of a scheme (and related correspondence) for a state certificate and a university degree in physical education drawn up by Brigadier Frank Howitt and submitted to the Policy Committee of the Research Board
  • note of verbal report from the Ling Physical Education Association on the draft scheme

Administrative / Biographical History

One of the areas in which the Research Board for the Correlation of Medical Science and Physical Education sought information was the possibility of physical education as a degree or diploma subject.