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Program Requirements

B.S. Major in Physical Education and Health/M.S. in Health & Physical Education: Suggested Five Year Sequence (155 s.h.)

First Year (Fall)
Program     Semester Hours Liberal Arts
BS WSC 1 Composition 3 3
BS PSY 001 Introduction to Psychology 3 3
BS PESP 053 Foundations of Physical Education 3  
BS BIO 103 Anatomy & Physiology I 3 3
BS PESP 119 Introduction to Adventure Education 1  
BS   PE Activity Courses 1  
BS   Philosophy elective 3 3
   

TOTAL

17 12
First Year (Spring)
Program     Semester Hours Liberal Arts
BS WSC 2 Composition II 3 3
BS PESP 013A Fundamentals of Movement 4  
BS DANCE 121 Choreography 3 3
BS BIO 105 Anatomy & Physiology II 3 3
BS PESP 80 Fitness Programming 1  
BS   PE Activity Courses 2  
   

TOTAL

16 9
   

Running total

33 21
Second  Year (Fall)
Program     Semester Hours Liberal Arts
BS MATH 008 Elementary Mathematical Statistics 3 3
BS PSY 53 or 54 Child Psychology or Adolescent Psychology 3 3
BS PESP 167 Motor Learning 3  
BS PESP 012 Folk & Square Dance 1  
BS C & T 102 Dvl Lrn Chldhd/Adlscns 3  
BS LYST 100 Literacy for Special Topics 1  
BS   Liberal Arts Elective (under advisement) 3 3
   

TOTAL

17 9
   

Running Total

50 30
Second Year (Spring)
Program     Semester Hours Liberal Arts
BS BIO 106 Exercise Physiology 3 3
BS PESP 104 Secondary Physical Education Methods 3  
BS PESP 155b Field Experience in Secondary Physical Education 1.5  
BS FDED 111 or 127 The American School / Philosophy of Education 3 3
BS HPFS 069 Stress Management 1  
BS PESP 108 Assessment in Physical Education 3  
BS PESP 136 Tactical Games II 1  
BS PESP 135 Tactical Games I 1  
   

TOTAL

16.5 6
   

Running Total

66.5 36
Third Year (Fall)
Program     Semester Hours Liberal Arts
BS PESP 106 Kinesiology 3  
BS PESP 159 Sport & Physical Education in Cross-Cult Context 3 3
BS PESP 103 Elementary Physical Education Methods 3  
BS PESP 155a Field Experience in Elementary Physical Education 1.5  
BS HPFS 66/212 Substance Abuse & Misuse 3  
BS   Language other than English 3 3
   

TOTAL

16.5 6
   

Running Total

83 42
Third Year (Spring)
Program     Semester Hours Liberal Arts
BS   Literature Elective 3 3
BS PESP 170/170A Adapted Physical Education 4  
BS PESP 015A Gymnastics 1  
BS HPFS 114/213 Nutrition & Fitness 3  
BS PESP 138A Methods of Coaching 3  
      BS SPCM 1 Speech Communication 3 3
   

TOTAL

17 6
   

Running Total

100 48
Fourth Year (Fall)
Program     Semester Hours Liberal Arts
BS PESP 164 Organization & Admin Physical Education 3  
BS HED 201 Introduction to Health & Disease 3  
MS HED 211 Human Sexuality Education 3  
MS HED 210 Mental Health Issues 3  
BS   PE Activity Course(s) 1  
BS   Liberal Arts Elective (under advisement) 3 3
   

TOTAL

16 3
   

Running Total

116 51
Fourth Year (Spring)
Program     Semester Hours Liberal Arts
MS HED 215 Media Literacy & Consumer Health 3  
BS HPFS 105/202 Health Education Curriculum Development 3  
MS HED 222 Implementing Health Curricula II (K-12) 3  
BS   History Elective 3 3
BS   Liberal Arts Elective (under advisement) 3 3
   

TOTAL

15 6
   

Running Total

131 57
Fifth Year (Fall)
Program     Semester Hours Liberal Arts
MS HED 214 Chronic & Communicable Diseases 3  
MS HED 221 Implementing Health Curricula I (K-12) 3  
BS   Liberal Arts Elective (under advisement) 6 6
MS HED 300 Capstone: Health Education 3  
   

TOTAL

15 6
   

Running Total

146 63
Fifth Year (Spring)
Program     Semester Hours Liberal Arts
MS HED 272A Student Teaching: Elementary Health Education 1.5*  
MS HED 272B Student Teaching: Secondary Health Education 1.5*  
MS MSPE 272A Student Teaching: Elementary Physical Education 3  
  MSPE 272B Student Teaching: Secondary Physical Education 3  
   

TOTAL

9 0
   

Running Total

155 63