Recommended Course Schedule

 

Freshman Level Courses

 

Department Course #
Course Name
Credit(s) Suggested
Semester
Biology
105
Active Lifestyles
4
Fall
Physical Education
193
Adventure, Challenge, and Cooperative Activities in PE
2
Fall
Physical Education
290
The Child, Teacher, and Physical Education
3
Fall
Health
106
Personal Health (USP)
3
Spring
Physical Education
192
Outdoor Recreation and Leisure Activities
2
Spring
Physical Education
266
Dance
3
Spring
Physical Education
275
Functional Anatomy & Physiology (Kinesiology for PE Majors)
5
Spring
Physical Education
266
Dance
3
Fall
Health
211
Nutrition and Weight Control
3
Summer

 *Take PRAXIS I (Reading, Writing, Math)

 

 

Sophomore Level Course

 

Department Course
#
Course Name
Credit(s) Suggested
Semester
Physical Education
224 PreK-12 Methods for Swimming/Adapted Aquatics
3 Fall
Physical Education
324 Dance II
3 Fall
Physical Education
373 Adapted Physical Education
3 Fall
Kinesiology 280 Biomechanics 3 Spring
Physical Education
375 Lifespan Motor Development
2 Spring
Health
420
Issues in Mental & Emotional Health
3 Spring
Physical Education
424 Physical Education/Sport for Individuals with Chronic & Permanent Disability
3 Spring
Health 240 Human Sexuality
3 Summer

 *Apply for Admission to Licensure Program

 

Junior Level Courses

 

Department Course #
Course Name
Credit(s) Suggested Semester
Kinesiology 350 Physiology of Exercise
3
Fall
Physical Education
395
Resistance Training for PE Majors
3 Fall
Physical Education
422
Physical Education/Sport for Individuals with Developmental Disabilities
3
Fall
Health
308
Instructional Strategies in Health (Hybrid Course)
3
Spring
Physical Education
393
Instructional Methods for Middle School Physical Education
3
Spring
Physical Education
394
Instructional Methods for High School Physical Education
3
Spring

*PRAXIS II (Phy Ed and Health - Separate Tests)

*Should be taken in Spring, Summer, or Fall for Spring Student Teaching


Senior Level Courses

Department
Course
#
Course
Name
Credit(s) Suggested
Semester
Physical Education
392 Instructional Methods for Elementary School PE
3 Fall
Physical Education
421 Evaluation, Assessment, and Technology
3 Fall
Physical Education
482 Practicum in Adapted Physical Education & Special Education
3 Fall
Secondary Education
370 Clinical 3 Spring
Physical Education
441 Organization and Administration of Physical Education
2 Spring
Physical Education
460 History and Philosophy of Physical Education
1 Spring
Physical Education
472 PreK-12 Physical Education Curriculum
2 Spring

*Fall: Last Chance to take PRAXIS II

*Spring: Apply for Admission to Student Teaching

 


Notes

  • Students must take PE 392: Methods for Elementary School Physical Education prior to SEC ED 370: Clinical.

  • PE 393 and PE 394 may be taken prior to PE 392.

  • Students should also refer to the Professional Education Program (PEP) handout for additional requirements and criterion for Admission I (admission to licensure program) and Admission II (admission to student teaching) from COEHS.

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