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Courses Required

Physical Education major (preK-12) requirements- 49 credit hours

Students must complete the Liberal Studies requirements for Teacher Education Students, the Secondary Education Minor requirements, and the following additional courses:
HPER 120 Personal and Community Health – 3 credit hours
HPER 148 First Aid and CPR – 1 credit hour
HPER 150 Foundations for HPER – 3 credit hours
HPER 200 Physical Education Activities for Elementary and Middle School Children – 2 credit hours
HPER 256 Care and Prevention of Athletic Injuries – 3 credit hours
HPER 260 Rhythmic Activities and Dance – 1 credit hours
HPER 315 Adaptive Physical Education – 3 credit hours
HPER 332 Theory of Teaching and Coaching Individual and Dual Sports – 3 credit hours
HPER 335 Theory of Teaching Team Sports – 3 credit hours
HPER 341 Introduction to Motor Behavior – 3 credit hours
HPER 345 Organization and Administration in P.E., Recreation and Athletic Training – 3 credit hours
HPER 376 Measurement and Assessment in HPER – 3 credit hours
HPER 380 Physiology of Exercise – 3 credit hours
EDUC/HPER 420 Methods for Teaching Health and Physical Education – 3 credit hours
HPER 443 Kinesiology – 3 credit hours
HPER 470 HPER Senior Seminar – 1 credit hour
BIOL 221 Human Anatomy and Physiology I – 3 credit hours
BIOL 222 Human Anatomy and Physiology II – 3 credit hours
Choose two credit hours from the following:
HPER 320 Theory of Teaching and Coaching Football – 1 credit hour
HPER 321 Theory of Teaching and Coaching Softball and Baseball – 1 credit hour
HPER 323 Theory of Teaching and Coaching Soccer – 1 credit hour
HPER 324 Theory of Teaching and Coaching Gymnastics and Wrestling – 1 credit hour
HPER 325 Theory of Teaching and Coaching Volleyball – 1 credit hour
HPER 326 Theory of Teaching and Coaching Track and Field and Cross Country – 1 credit hour
HPER 327 Theory of Teaching and Coaching Basketball – 1 credit hour
HPER 328 Theory of Teaching and Coaching Swimming – 1 credit hour