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PHYSICAL And Health EDUCATION TEACHER EDUCATION MAJOR, B.S. DEGREE
Elementary and Secondary Teacher Education Option N, K-12 

A.  General Education Core Requirement. 33 credits.
See General Education Requirements  

B.   Additional Degree Requirements. 10 credits.

BIOL 206 Human Anatomy and Physiology/4 credits 
Math elective/3 credits
Social Science elective/3 credits

C.   Major Requirements. 85 credits.

Professional Core
PHED 275 Foundations of Physical Education and Sport/3 credits  
PHED 386 Biomechanics/4 credits     
PHED 387 Physiology of Exercise/4 credits  
Total/11 credits  
Teaching Option Activity Requirements
PHED 150 Fitness Education/1 credit           
PHED 350 Skill Acquisition and Analysis I:  Team Sports/3 credits              
PHED 351 Skill Acquisition and Analysis II:  Educational Gymnastics and Dance/3 credits  
PHED 352 Skill Acquisition and Analysis III:  Lifetime Activities/3 credits
Take 2 credits from the following:
PHED 212 Lifeguarding and Emergency Water Safety/2 credits  
PHED 315  Water Safety Instructor/2 credits          
TOTAL CREDITS/12

Teaching Option Requirements
BIOL 207 Human Anatomy and Physiology/4 credits  
PHED 175 Introduction to the Profession of Health and Physical Education/1 credit  
PHED 280 Motor Development/3 credits  
PHED 364 Adapted Physical Education/3 credits  
PHED 380 Sport Pedagogy I:  The Orientation to Teaching/3 credits 
PHED 381 Sport Pedagogy II:  An Analysis and Design of Motor Skills/3 credits  
PHED 382 Sport Pedagogy III:  Curriculum Development and Application in Physical Education/3 credits  
PHED 463 Assessment and Evaluation in Health and Physical Education/3 credits  
PHED 482 Directed Teaching in Elementary and Secondary Physical Education and Health/12 credits  
PHED 483 Seminar in Teaching/2 credits  
RECR 238 Outdoor Education in the Schools/3 credits
HLTH 205 Health and Wellness/3 credits  
HLTH 212 Human Sexuality/3 credits  
HLTH 260 Emergency Care and First Aid/3 credits  
HLTH 313 Drugs and Human Behavior/3 credits  
HLTH 335 Nutrition/3 credits  
HLTH 465 Comprehensive School Health Education/4 credits  
EDUC 430 Reading in the Content Area/2 credits  
EDUC 484 Media & Technology/1 credit  
Total Credits/62

D.   Concentration in Area of Adapted Physical Education
A physical education major in the elementary-secondary option may elect an adapted physical education  concentration, driver education endorsement or a coaching minor.

Courses already required of Physical Education majors. **
Adapted Physical Education*  
PHED 200 Introduction to Athletic Training/3 credits   
PHED 381 Sport Pedagody II:  An Analysis and Design of Motor Skills/3 credits **  
RECR 301 Therapeutic Recreation in Mental Health Settings/3 credits  
RECR 303 Therapeutic Recreation and Persons with Physical Disabilities/3 credits 
TOTAL/12 credits
Must take SOCL 222 *

 

Driver Education Endorsement
Any student may elect to take the following sequence of courses and become endorsed to teach driver education in secondary schools.
HLTH 260 Emergency Care and First Aid/3 credits **                
HLTH 301 Safety Education/3 credits 
HLTH 302 Driver Education/3 credits  
TOTAL/9 credits

 

Total Credits Required for B.S. Degree in Physical and Health Education with Elementary/Secondary Endorsement N, K-12   -128

Total Credits Required for B.S. Degree in Physical and Health Education with Elementary/Secondary Endorsement N, K-12 with Concentration in Adapted Physical Education   -  137

Total Credits Required for B.S. Degree in Physical and Health Education with Elementary/Secondary Endorsement N, K-12 with Endorsement in Driver Education   -  134  

 

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