For course descriptions, see our course catalog.

Required Courses

(TO BE FULFILLED AS UNDERGRADUATE COURSES)

Course Number Course Name Credit
HPED 330 Care and Prevention of Athletic Injuries 3
HPED 331 First Aid and CPR/AED Training 3
HPED 332 Exercise Physiology for Health and Physical Education 3
HPED 333 Introduction to Human Physiology & Anatomy for HPED 4

Required Courses (graduate)

Course Number Course Name Credit
EDUC 501 Issues in Special Education (20 hrs of observation) 3
EDUC 511 Educational Psychology (10 hrs of observation) or CLEP - Educational Psychology 3
EDUC 534 Child and Adolescent Development or CLEP - Human Growth and Development 3
EDUC 512 Teaching English as a Second Language 3
EDUC 518 Curriculum Development and Administration in Special and Physical Education 3
EDUC 519 Methods of Special and Health and Physical Education Instruction 3
EDUC 522 Contemporary Topics in Special and Health and Physical Education 3
EDUC 682 Assessment and Evaluation (10 hrs of observation) 3
EDUC 684 Inclusive Education w/ Field Experience (10 hrs of observation) 3
EDUC 610 Student Teaching (all PRAXIS must be completed) 6
EDUC 620 Seminar in Student Teaching (taken with EDUC 610) 3
  Total Credits 36

Activities

(FIELD EXPERIENCE)

Course Number Course Name Credit
HPED 551 Aquatic Skills (Red Cross Water Safety) 0
HPED 552 Individual, Dual and Team Sports 1
HPED 553 Outdoor Pursuits and Lifetime Leisure Skills 1
HPED 554 Gymnastics Skills, Dance & Rhythmic Skills 1

Elective

HPED 548 - Principles of Athletic Coaching & Sports First Aid (3 credits) - Required for PIAA coaching compliance

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