Kinesiology First Teaching Field Emphasis

Kinesiology First Teaching Field Emphasis (K-12)

Requirements: 38 credits; including 4 credits in education methods

KINE1310. Introduction to Recreation and Kinesiology (3)

KINE2410. Introduction to Athletic Training and Physical Therapy with Laboratory (3)

KINE2430. Health Issues in Today's Society (3)

KINE2640. Kinesiology Majors Activity Laboratory (1) 4 required

KINE2960. Field Experience in Kinesiology (1)

KINE3360. Teaching Physical Education in the Secondary Schools (2)

KINE3380. Teaching Physical Education in the Elementary Schools (2)

KINE3560. Psychology and Techniques of Coaching (3)

KINE3600. Motor Development and Motor Learning (2)

KINE3630. Corrective and Adaptive Physical Education (2)

KINE3640. Physiology of Exercise and Biomechanics (3)

KINE4520. Tests and Measurements in Physical Education (3)

KINE4560. Administration and Supervision of HPER (3)

One course and lab combination selected from:

BIOL2010. Human Anatomy and Physiology I (3); and

BIOL2010L. Human Anatomy and Physiology I Laboratory (1); or

BIOL2030. Human Anatomy and Physiology II (3); and

BIOL2030L. Human Anatomy and Physiology II Laboratory (1)

Other requirements:

Current First Aid/CPR certification (American Red Cross preferred)

Completion of Lifeguard or Water Safety Instruction (WSI) certification

Successful completion of the Kinesiology Department Fitness Component Tests