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Division of Health & Physical Education

 

Physical Education Teacher Education

Promoting healthy lifestyles and communities.


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Program of Study

 

Physical Education Teacher Education (74 credits)
Foundations of
Human Movement Core
Cr Prerequisites (PRQ's)
PE 230 Foundations of Exercise Science 4 none
PE 310 Motor Learning 4 none
PE 371 Kinesiology 4 BI 234, MTH 105 or MTH 111 or higher (all with C-)
PE 415 Lifespan Motor Development 4 PE 230, BI 234, 235, 236 (all with C-)
PE 444 Lifespan Adapted Physical Activity 4 PE 230, PE 310, PE 371
PE 470 Soc & Psych Aspects of Physical Activity 4 PE 230, PE 310, PE 371
PE 473 Physiology of Exercise 4 PE 230, BI 234-236, MTH 105 or MTH 111 or higher (all with C-)
PE 483 Biomechanics 4 PE 230, PE 371, MTH 105 or MTH 111 or higher (all with C-)
     
Physical Education
Teacher Education Core
Cr Prerequisites (PRQ's)
PE 330 Teaching Methods in Physical Educ. I 4 PE 230, PE 310, PE 371, Co-requisite PE 239
PE 335 Field Experience in Physical Education 1 PE 330 and three classes from PE 239-245 series
PE 430 Teaching Methods in Physical Educ. II 4 Five classes from PE 239-245 series, Co-requisite PE 431
PE 431 Assessment Strategies in Physical Educ. 4 Five classes from PE 239-245 series, Co-requisite PE 430
PE 445 Curricular Issues in Physical Education 4 PE 430, 431, and six classes from PE 239-245 series
     
Activity Core Cr Prerequisites (PRQ's)
PE 239 Teaching Movement Education 3 PE 230, PE 310, PE 371, Co-requisite PE 330
PE 240 Teaching Dance in Physical Education 3  
PE 241 Teaching Games I 3  
PE 242 Teaching Games II 3  
PE 243 Teaching Outdoor & Adventure Educ. 3  
PE 244 Teaching Aerobic Exercise 3  
PE 245 Teaching Strength Training & Conditioning 3  
Choose two courses from the following areas: 4  
     Aquatics    
     Eastern Arts    
     Gymnastics    
     Outdoor Recreation    
    Note: Current First Aid/CPR certification required by sophomore year.
Total credits 74  

 

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