PEAK Majors

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Physical Education Major

42 credits (Total does not include prerequisite courses)

Course Course Title Credits

MAJOR REQUIREMENTS

BIO-104

Introduction to Human Anatomy

3

BIO-105

Introduction to Physiology of Exercise and Laboratory

4

KIN-102

First Aid and CPR

1

KIN-151

Personal Fitness

1

KIN-170

Team Sports Skills

2

KIN-171

Lifetime/Leisure Activities

2

KIN-200

Foundations of Physical Education

3

KIN-201

Introduction to Health

3

KIN-202

Sports Officiating

3

KIN-244

Care and Prevention of Injury

3

KIN-300

Applied Sport Psychology

3

KIN-304

Motor Learning

3

KIN-314

Research Methods in Kinesiology

3

KIN-319

Mechanical Analysis of Sport

3

KIN-434

Adapted Physical Education

3

KPHE-150

Physical Activity: Swimming

1

Complete 1 additional Physical Activity course from the following:

KPHE-150

Dance

1

KPHE-150

Weight Training

1

KPHE-150

Body Conditioning

1

KPHE-150

Jogging

1

Notes

Students seeking certification in Education must apply and be accepted into the Education Department and complete an education minor, please consult with an advisor. For certification in Education the following courses must also be completed in addition to the major requirements:

KIN-324 Management of PE, Recreation, and Athletics

KIN-328 Elementary Curriculum Planning in Health and PE

KIN-329 Secondary Curriculum Planning in PE

KPHE-150 Rhythmic Skills