Physical Education (Grades K-12) and Health (Grades 5-12) Teaching Major (BA Traditional)
Students who complete this major and other state requirements are eligible to apply for a Minnesota teaching license for grades K through 12 Physical Education and Grades 5 through 12 Health.
General Education Requirements
All degree seeking undergraduate students must complete the general education requirements.
Bachelor of Arts degree consists of a major of typically 32 to 44 credits or two minors, general education courses, and elective courses totaling a minimum of 120 credits.
|Introduction to Psychology (4)|
|Required Content Courses 1|
|KHS 200||Community Safety & First Aid/CPR||1|
|KHS 220||Research Methods||4|
|KHS 300||Applied Nutrition||4|
|KHS 310||Drug Education||2|
|KHS 320||Human Life Experience||3|
|KHS 400||Health Psychology||4|
|KHS 420||Program Administration||2|
|KHS 436||Motor Development, Control & Motor Learning||4|
|KHS 474||Exercise Physiology||4|
|Required Education Courses|
|ED 201||Foundations of and Introduction to Education (+15 hours of HR Activity)||3|
|ED 330||Human Diversity and Relations||2|
|ED 336||Educational Psychology||3|
|ED 334||Methods in Teaching Elementary Physical Education (Grades K-5)||4|
|ED 335||Methods in Teaching Middle School and Secondary Physical Education (Grades 6-12)||4|
|ED 344||The Effective Teacher||3|
|ED 371||Teaching Practicum||2|
|ED 410||Health Methods and Strategies||3|
|ED 439||The Inclusive Classroom (+15 hours of HR Activity)||2|
|ED 481||Introduction to Developmental Adapted Physical Education||2|
|ED 487||Reading Across the Content Areas (+15 hours of HR Activity)||3|
|PSY 220||Adolescent Psychology||4|
|ED 472||Student Teaching||15|
2.75 CGPA required in content courses; minimum C- grade required in each content course.