Education - Secondary Education with an Endorsement in Physical Education (K-6, 7-12) and Health Education, Bachelor of Science

The educator preparation programs in physical education are designed to prepare candidates to teach physical education in elementary and/or secondary schools. Candidates achieving teaching certification may also pursue a coaching endorsement and/or adapted physical education endorsement.

Requirements

Courses Required for Major (Core Curriculum)

Candidates seeking K-6, 7-12 teacher certification in physical education are required to complete the university general education requirements and the following required program course work:

Professional Education Sequence
TED 2100EDUCATIONAL FOUNDATIONS3
TED 2200HUMAN RELATIONS FOR BIAS-FREE CLASSROOMS3
TED 2300HUMAN GROWTH AND LEARNING3
TED 2400PLANNING FOR EFFECTIVE TEACHING6
Professional Physical Education Course Requirements
PE 1800FITNESS FOR LIVING3
PE 2220THEORY AND PRACTICE OF TEACHING RESISTANCE TRAINING2
PE 2310TEACHING GAMES 13
PE 2320TEACHING GAMES 23
PE 2330OUTDOOR/ADVENTURE ACTIVITIES3
BMCH 2400HUMAN PHYSIOLOGY & ANATOMY I4
PE 2430FOUNDATIONS IN PHYSICAL EDUCATION3
PE 2800MOTOR BEHAVIOR3
PE 3060METHODS OF PRESCHOOL AND PRIMARY SCHOOL PHYSICAL EDUCATION3
PE 3300TEACHING DANCE IN THE SCHOOLS3
PE 3350TEACHING & CURRICULUM DEVELOPMENT IN ELEMENTARY PHYSICAL EDUCATION3
PE 4000TEACHING & CURRICULUM DEVELOPMENT IN SECONDARY PHYSICAL EDUCATION3
PE 4150ADAPTED PHYSICAL EDUCATION THEORY AND PRACTICE3
BMCH 4630BIOMECHANICS3
PE 4930MEASUREMENT AND EVALUATION OF PHYSICAL EDUCATION3
PE 4940PHYSIOLOGY OF EXERCISE3
HED 3030FIRST AID3
PHYS 1110
PHYS 1154
GENERAL PHYSICS I WITH ALGEBRA
and GENERAL PHYSICS LABORATORY I
5
PEA 111VBEGINNING/INTERMEDIATE SWIMMING1
SPED 3800DIFFERENTIATION AND INCLUSIVE PRACTICES3
TED 4600CLINICAL PRACTICE AND SEMINAR: ELEMENTARY OR SECONDARY LEVEL12
Select 1 credit from any PEA 111 or PEA 112 course.1
Total Credits88