Physical Education PK-6 Teaching Subject 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
Academic Writing and Research
Fundamentals of Speech Communication
Teaching in a Democratic Society
Select one course numbered 188 3
Aesthetics 3
Humanities 6
Social Sciences 6
Human Sexual Behavior
Introduction to American Politics
Natural Sciences 7
Analytical and Quantitative Thought 0
Wellness 3
Healthy Wealthy and Wise
Needed to reach 27 credit hour minimum in Distribution2
Select one course numbered 388 3
Professional Sequence
Complete all required courses 123
Management and Assessment in Preschool/Elementary Classrooms
Complete all required courses34
Unrestricted electives
Needed to complete 120 credit hours18
Total Credit Hours120


Physical Education K-6 Subject Endorsement Requirements
PE 100Principles of Physical Education2
PE 121Sports Skills for Physical Education2
PE 200Teaching Sport Skills and Non-Rhythmic Activities3
PE 241Rhythmic Activities for Physical Education Teachers 22
PE 265Emergency Medical Response2
PE 310Introduction to Human Physiology of Exercise3
PE 325Motor Learning and Development3
PE 340Non-Rhythmic Physical Education1
PE 360Introduction to Anatomical Biomechanics4
PE 369Remedial and Adaptive Physical Education3
PE 441Elementary Physical Education Methods3
PE 450Curriculum and Assessment for Physical Education3
PE 471AField Experience in Elementary Physical Education2
PE 488Senior Seminar in Health & Physical Education1
Total Credit Hours34

Students must apply for admission to all Teacher Education programs.


Elementary Education majors may substitute PE 361 for PE 241.