Health and Physical Education PK-12 Teaching Field Endorsement, Bachelor of Arts in Education

Offered by Department of Kinesiology and Sport Sciences

General Studies
Foundational Core (Written, Math, Oral, Democracy)
Foundational Core courses 12
Including:
Academic Writing and Research
Fundamentals of Speech Communication
Teaching in a Democratic Society
Portal
Select one course numbered 188 3
Distribution
Aesthetics 3
Humanities 6
Social Sciences 6
Including:
Human Sexual Behavior
Introduction to American Politics
Natural Sciences 7
Including:
The Dynamic Planet: Hazards in the Environment
Analytical and Quantitative Thought 0
Wellness 6
Including:
Introduction to Nutrition
Healthy Wealthy and Wise
Capstone
Select one course numbered 388 3
Professional Sequence
Complete all required courses 123
Including:
Management and Assessment in K-12/Secondary Classrooms
Endorsement
Complete all required courses51
Unrestricted electives
Needed to complete 120 credit hours0
Total Credit Hours120

Major Option

Health and Physical Education Teaching Field Endorsement Requirements
PE 100Principles of Physical Education2
PE 121Sports Skills for Physical Education2
PE 200Teaching Sport Skills and Non-Rhythmic Activities3
PE 220Teaching Aerobic and Anaerobic Activities1
PE 241Rhythmic Activities for Physical Education Teachers2
PE 265Emergency Medical Response2
PE 310Introduction to Human Physiology of Exercise3
PE 325Motor Learning and Development3
PE 328Water Safety Instructor3
PE 360Introduction to Anatomical Biomechanics4
PE 369Remedial and Adaptive Physical Education3
PE 422Administration of Strength Programs2
PE 428Middle School and High School Physical Education Methods3
PE 441Elementary Physical Education Methods3
PE 450Curriculum and Assessment for Physical Education3
PE 463Health Safety Elem School3
PE 464Secondary School Health3
PE 488Senior Seminar in Health & Physical Education1
CSP 417Counseling Skills3
PE 471AField Experience in Elementary Physical Education2
or PE 471B Field Experience in Middle School and Secondary PE
Total Credit Hours51
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Students must apply for admission to all Teacher Education programs.