Physical Education Required Courses

Required Content Courses (59 units)

KNES 150 Personal Defense/Wrestling (1)
KNES 156 Gymnastics (1)
KNES 182 Field/Court I or KNES 184 Field/Court II (1)
KNES 202 Net/Wall Games (1)
KNES 239 Physical Fitness Activities (1)
KNES 283 PHEC Activities for Young Children (K-3) (1)
KNES 284 PHEC Adventure Activities (1)
KNES 290 Introduction to Teaching Physical Education (2)
KNES 309 Test and Measurements (3)
KNES 311 Biomechanics (3)
KNES 313 Physiology of Exercise (3)
KNES 315 Care & Prevention of Athletic Injuries (3)
KNES 324 Teaching PHEC in Elementary Schools (3)
KNES 325 Teaching PHEC in Secondary Schools (3)
KNES 327 Teaching Cultural Dance Forms
KNES 355 Psychology of Sport (3)
KNES 426 Motor Development (3)
KNES 423 Adaptive Physical Education (3)

BIOL 213 Anatomy & Physiology I (4)
BIOL 214 Anatomy & Physiology II (4)
PSYC 201 Educational Psychology (3)
ELED 324 Introduction to Reading (3)
REED 365 Reading and Writing in Content Areas K-12 (3)
EDUC 202 Historical and Contemproary Perspectives on America's Urban Schools (3)


Internship (13 units)

KNES 392 Elementary Capstone Internship (6)
KNES 394 Secondary Capstone Internship (6)
KNES 480 Seminar in Teaching Physical Education (1)

Requirements

  • Overall cumulative minimum GPA 2.75
  • Cumulative GPA of 3.0 in KNES 324, KNES 325, KNES 423, ELED 324, EDUC 202, PSYC 201
  • Cumulative GPA of 2.75 in KNES Professional Core and Lab Skills courses
  • Satisfactory criminal background check