Teaching Specialty - Physical Education
Major: Physical Education
Degree Type: B.A. or B.S.
Required Degree Credits to Graduate: 122
General Education Requirements
|First Year Experience (F):|
|HD&E 189||Skills for Academic Success (Students transferring in 24 or more credits do not need to take HD&E 189.)||1|
|ENGL 110||College Composition I||3|
|ENGL 120||College Composition II||3|
|ENGL 358||Writing in the Humanities and Social Sciences||3|
|COMM 110||Fundamentals of Public Speaking||3|
|Quantitative Reasoning (R): Select from current general education list||3|
|Science & Technology (S): Select from current general education list||10|
|Humanities & Fine Arts (A): Select from current general education list||6|
|Social & Behavioral Sciences (B):|
|PSYC 111||Introduction to Psychology||3|
|SOC 110||Introduction to Sociology||3|
|HNES 217||Personal and Community Health *||3|
|Cultural Diversity (D): Select from current general education list|
|Global Perspectives (G): Select from current general education list|
Bachelor of Arts (BA) Degree – An additional 6 credits of Humanities and Social Sciences and proficiency at the second year in a modern foreign language are required. See School of Education for admission requirements.
|General Education Requirements||40|
|Teaching Speciality Requirements|
|HDFS 230||Life Span Development||3|
|or PSYC 250||Developmental Psychology|
|HNES 110||Introduction to Health and Physical Education *||3|
|HNES 154||Professional Preparation in Elementary School Activities *||3|
|HNES 254||Curriculum, Standards and Assessment in Physical Education *||3|
|HNES 255||Professional Preparation in Middle School Physical Education *||3|
|HNES 256||Professional Preparation in High School Physical Education *||3|
|HNES 301||Motor Learning and Performance *||3|
|HNES 336||Methods Of Coaching *||3|
|HNES 350||Fitness Education Activities and Materials *||3|
|HNES 353||Adapted Physical Education *||3|
|HNES 367||Principles of Conditioning *||3|
|HNES 461||Administrative and Social Aspects of Physical Education and Athletics *||3|
|HD&E 320||Professional Issues||1|
|Physical Education Requirements|
|EDUC 321||Introduction to Teaching||3|
|EDUC 322||Educational Psychology||3|
|EDUC 451||Instructional Planning, Methods and Assessment||3|
|EDUC 481||Classroom Practice Methods of Teaching I: (PE)||3|
|EDUC 485||Student Teaching Seminar||1|
|EDUC 486||Classroom Management for Diverse Learners||3|
|EDUC 487||Student Teaching||9|
|EDUC 488||Applied Student Teaching||3|
|EDUC 489||Teaching Students of Diverse Backgrounds||3|
|Degree Requirement: Potential of 13 credits to reach 122||13|
Students must earn a grade of 'B' or better.
Degree Requirements and Notes
- A GPA of 2.75 or better in the teaching specialty is required to stay in full standing in the program, for placement in student teaching, and to exit from the program.
- A GPA of 2.75 or better in the professional education requirements, as well as passing the Exit Portfolio, are required to exit the program.
- Courses taken Pass/Fail will not be used to satisfy any requirements other than total credits.
- See School of Education for admission requirements.
PHYSICAL EDUCATION TEACHING MAJOR
The following combinations of courses are suggested semester schedules that allow the student to complete his/her major/option degree program in a four-year span. The arrangement of courses is based on which semesters the course is offered, the classification and the prerequisites or co-requisites required for successful completion of the course. The 4-Year Plan should be used with the curriculum guide. Remember, this is only a guide and circumstances may change the plan.
|ENGL 110||3||ENGL 120||3|
|HD&E 189||1||COMM 110||3|
|HNES 110*||3||HNES 255*||3|
|PSYC 111||3||SOC 110||3|
|EDUC 321||3||EDUC 322||3|
& HNES 111
& HNES 217*
|HNES 254*||3||PSYC 250 or HDFS 230||3|
|ENGL 358||3||EDUC 451 (PE Section)||3|
|HNES 301*||3||EDUC 489||3|
|HNES 336*||3||HNES 350*||3|
|HNES 367*||3||Humanities/Fine Arts||3|
|EDUC 481 (PE)||3||EDUC 485||1|
|EDUC 486||3||EDUC 487||9|
|HD&E 320||1||EDUC 488||3|
|Elective - As needed to reach 122 credits.||8|
|Total Credits: 122-123|
Students must earn a "B" or better in all courses identified with an asterisk (*).