Kinesiology B.S. K-12 Teaching Physical Education, Wellness & Leisure  Concentration

Eight-Semester Degree Program (KINSBS-PEWL)

The teacher education program for Kinesiology K-12 Teaching Physical Education/Wellness & Leisure does not qualify for the eight semester degree plan due to Praxis and cumulative GPA requirements for progression. However, the following 8-semester sample plan shows how a first-year student could select their courses.

First YearUnits
FallSpring
ENGL 1013 Composition I (ACTS Equivalency = ENGL 1013)3  
Social Science (except PSYC 2003)13  
BIOL 1543 Principles of Biology (ACTS Equivalency = BIOL 1014 Lecture)
& BIOL 1541L Principles of Biology Laboratory (ACTS Equivalency = BIOL 1014 Lab)
4  
PBHL 1103 Personal Health and Safety3  
PHED 1003 The Physical Education Profession: An Overview3  
ENGL 1023 Composition II (ACTS Equivalency = ENGL 1023)  3
MATH 1203 College Algebra (ACTS Equivalency = MATH 1103)  3
COMM 1313 Public Speaking (ACTS Equivalency = SPCH 1003)  3
U.S. History or American National Government1  3
PHED 2023 Sport Skills3  3
Year Total: 16 15
 
Second YearUnits
FallSpring
KINS 3223 3  
PSYC 2003 General Psychology (ACTS Equivalency = PSYC 1103)3  
General Elective3  
Fine Arts or Humanities13  
BIOL 2443 Human Anatomy (ACTS Equivalency = BIOL 2404 Lecture)
& BIOL 2441L Human Anatomy Laboratory (ACTS Equivalency = BIOL 2404 Lab)
4  
Social Science (except PSYC 2003)1  3
Humanities or Fine Arts1  3
General Elective  6
PHED 2373 Elementary Physical Education  3
Year Total: 16 15
 
Third YearUnits
FallSpring
PHED 3003 Outdoor Education43  
PHED 3033 Educational Rhythms and Gymnastics43  
PHED 3203 Principles and Problems of Coaching3  
PHED 3903 Physical Education for Special Populations43  
KINS 3163 23  
PHED 3043 Teaching Fitness4  3
PHED 3623 Sport Sociology  3
EXSC 3353 Mechanics of Human Movement  3
CIED 3033 Classroom Learning Theory  3
CNED 4003 Classroom Human Relations Skills
or CNED 3053 The Helping Relationship
  3
Year Total: 15 15
 
Fourth YearUnits
FallSpring
PHED 3413 Administration in Physical Education3  
PHED 3573 The School Health Program3  
PHED 432V Teaching Practicum41  
General Elective3  
PHED 4703 Assessment in Physical Education3  
PHED 4743 Secondary Physical Education3  
PHED 4023 Class Management  3
PHED 407V Physical Education Teaching Internship  6
PHED 4733 Senior Seminar  3
Year Total: 16 12
 
Total Units in Sequence:  120