Major in Physical Education, BS Ed

82 credits in physical education skill and lecture courses as follows:

Lecture Courses (47 credits)

PE 111 Orientation to Physical Education 2
PE 210 Methods of Teaching School Health Education 3
EXS 213 Anatomy & Physiology in Human Performance I 3
EXS 214 Anatomy & Physiology in Human Performance II 3
EXS 216 Kinesiology 3
PE 299 Psycho-Social Aspects of PE 3
PE 300 Developmental Movement 3
PE 305 Evaluation in Physical Education 3
PE 374 Methods of Teaching Fitness 3
PE 405* Elementary Methods in PE 3
PE 406* Adapted Physical Education 3
EXS 410* Exercise Physiology 3
PE 416* Organization of Curriculum and Program Development 3
PE 417* Secondary Methods in Physical Education 3
PE 420* Lifespan Motor Development 3
PE 422* Motor Learning 3
Skill Courses (16 credits)
PE 219 Skills and Instructional Strategies in Golf 1
PE 221 Skills and Instructional Strategies in Resistance Training 1
PE 222 Skills and Instructional Strategies in Yoga 1
PE 223 Skills and Instructional Strategies for Cross-Curricular Teaching 1
PE 273 Tumbling and Gymnastics 2
PE 277 Methods of Teaching Cooperative Activities 1
PE 278 Methods of Teaching Games and Rhythmic Activities 2
PE 279 Methods of Teaching Team Sports 2
PE 280 Methods of Teaching Racquet Sports 2
DAN 272 Creative Dance in Education 2
DAN 377 Modern Dance and Theory 1
Professional Education Courses (19 credits)
EDT 315* Educational Technology in the Secondary School Classroom 1
EDTE 314 Applied Learning Theories, K-12 Programs 3
EDF 415* Educational Foundations 3
EDSC 417* Student Teaching, Elementary PE 6
EDSC 419* Student Teaching, Secondary PE 6

*Require admission to the professional program prior to enrollment.

Required general education courses:

BIO 111 or BIO 121 or BMS 111, CHEM 161 or ENG 110, HIST 161 or HIST 162, STAT 104, PHYS 111, PSY 236, or COMM 115 or COMM 140, and PE 144.

Note: No minor is required with this major.

Note: For information on admission to the professional program see the page linked here.