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Sample Plan of Study

First Year (Fall)

Program

   

Semester Hours

Liberal Arts

BS

WSC 1 Composition

3

3

BS

PSY 001 Introduction to Psychology

3

3

BS

MATH 008 Elementary Mathematical Statistics

3

3

BS

PESP 053 Foundations of Physical Education

3

 

BS

BIO 103 Human Anatomy and Physiology I

3

3

BS

PESP Physical Education Activity Course(s)

1

12

   

TOTAL

16

12

First Year (Spring)

Program

   

Semester Hours

Liberal Arts

BS

WSC 2 Composition II

3

3

BS

PESP 013A Fundamentals of Human Movement

3

 

BS

PSY 53 or 54 Child Psychology or Adol. Psychology

3

3

BS

DANCE 121 Choreography 1

3

3

BS

BIO 105 Human Anatomy and Physiology II

3

3

BS

PESP Physical Education Activity Course(s)

1

 

BS

HPFS 69 Stress Management

1

 
   

TOTAL

17

12

   

Running total

33

24

Second  Year (Fall)

Program

   

Semester Hours

Liberal Arts

BS

PESP 104 Methods and Materials for Teaching at the Secondary Level

3

 

BS

PESP 155B Field Experience: 6th-12th Grade Physical Education

1.5

 

BS

PHI Philosophy elective

3

3

BS

PESP 159 Sport & Physical Education in Cross-Cultural Context

3

3

BS

PESP 106 Structural & Mechanical Kinesiology

3

 

BS

PESP 119 Cooperative and Adventure Activities

1

 

BS

PESP 25 Fitness for Life

2

 

BS

PESP 015A Gymnastics

1

 
   

TOTAL

17.5

6

   

Running Total

50.5

30

Second Year (Spring)

Program

   

Semester Hours

Liberal Arts

BS

BIO 106 Physiology of Exercise

3

3

BS

PESP 103 Methods and Materials for Teaching at the Elementary Level

3

 

BS

HIST History Elective

3

3

BS

FDED 111 or 127 The American School OR Introduction to Philosophy of Education

3

3

BS

PESP 155A Field Experience: PreK-5th Grade Physical Education

1.5

 

BS

SPCM 1, 7, or 55 Oral Communication

3

3

   

TOTAL

16.5

12

   

Running Total

67

42

Third Year (Fall)

Program

   

Semester Hours

Liberal Arts

BS

LAS Liberal Arts Elective

3

3

BS

PESP 167 Principles of Perceptual Motor Learning

3

 

BS

PESP 012 Folk & Square Dance

1

 

BS

CT 102 Development & Learning in Childhood & Adolescence

3

 

BS

HPFS 102 Organization & Administration of School Health Programs

3

 

BS

HPFS 62/HED 201 Personal and Community Health/Health & Disease

3

 

BS

PESP 135 Tactical Concepts and Teaching Methods for Team Sports

1

 
   

TOTAL

17

3

   

Running Total

84

45

Third Year (Spring)

Program

   

Semester Hours

Liberal Arts

BS

PESP 108 Assessment in Physical Education

3

 

BS

PESP 136 Tactical Concepts and Teaching Methods for Individual Sports

1

 

BS

HPFS 66 Drugs and Alcohol

3

 

BS

HPFS 114 Applied Nutrition, Diet and Exercise

3

 

BS

PESP 138A Methods of Coaching

3

 

BS

LAS Liberal Arts Elective

3

3

BS

PESP 80 Programming Fitness Activities

1

 
   

TOTAL

17

3

   

Running Total

101

48

Fourth Year (Fall)

Program

   

Semester Hours

Liberal Arts

BS

PESP 164 Organization & Administration of Physical Education

3

 

BS

LYST 100 Literacy. Health and Physical Education

1

 

MS

HED 211 Human Sexuality and Family Life Education

3

 

MS

HED 210 Mental Health Issues for Health Educators

3

 

BS

LAS Liberal Arts Elective

3

3

BS

LAS Liberal Arts Elective

3

3

   

TOTAL

16

6

   

Running Total

117

54

Fourth Year (Spring)

Program

   

Semester Hours

Liberal Arts

BS

  Foreign Language

3

3

BS

PESP 170/170A Adapted Physical Education/Field Experience

4

 

MS

HED 215 Media Literacy & Consumer Health

3

 

MS

HED 222 Implementing Health Curricula, Grades (6-12)

3

 
         
   

TOTAL

13

3

   

Running Total

130

57

Fifth Year (Fall)

Program

   

Semester Hours

Liberal Arts

BS

LIT Literature Elective

3

3

BS

LAS Liberal Arts Elective

3

3

MS

HED 221 Health and the Elementary Child/Implementing Health Curricula (K-5)

3

 

MS

HED 214 Chronic & Communicable Diseases

3

 
   

TOTAL

12

6

   

Running Total

142

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

 

MS

MSPE 272B Student Teaching: Secondary Physical Education

3

 
   

TOTAL

9

 
   

Running Total

151

 
  • Health Student Teaching occur during the January session
Fifth Year (Summer)

Program

   

Semester Hours

Liberal Arts

MS

HED 300 Capstone Seminar in Health Education

3

 
   

TOTAL

3

 
   

Running Total

154