Physical Education Major

You can study physical and health education as a part of a primary or secondary teaching course, or study a combined degree with and outdoor education. Examines the major behavioral and control processes underlying the learning and performance of motor skills. All modules are delivered by experienced PE staff with strong academic profiles, who are aware of the knowledge and skills required to be a successful PE teacher.

A school-based clinical experience in a problem-based learning format in art, drama, music, or physical education. Rather than defining curriculum, these standards provide guidance for teachers and are useful in designing appropriate physical education curricula. Regular physical education classes prepare kids to be physically and mentally active, fit, and healthy into adulthood.

These approaches to your studies will help you to develop both specific skills related to physical education and a set of transferable skills that can be used in a variety of jobs. The Bachelor of Science (B.S.) degree in Physical Education is offered for students seeking a Tennessee K-12 Physical Education Teaching License. It also highlights the benefits of physical activity, the sustainability of sport, the inclusion of persons with disabilities and the protection of children. The Strategy urges stakeholders to take action at global, regional and local levels to increase physical activity. PED-432 also serves as the second required philosophy core for Physical Education majors. The Global Strategy on Diet, Physical Activity and Health”, adopted by the World Health Assembly in 2004, describes the actions needed to increase physical activity worldwide. Participate in excellent learning and practice facilities, including a kinesiology lab.

Many graduates with this major become secondary school teachers in health and physical education, with opportunities for employment in New Zealand and overseas. You will examine the nature and values of PE and our lifelong relationship with physical activity, sport, health and fitness, with access to outstanding facilities at our Eastbourne campus. Insufficient physical activity is 1 of the 10 leading risk factors for global mortality and is on the rise in many countries, adding to the burden of NCDs and affecting general health worldwide. Policies and plans to address physical inactivity have been developed in about 80{cd8b7cc200b074e1721cf0e63bc872957c1a49f84884f7ef5a0d76514d6d2399} of WHO Member States, though these were operational in only 56{cd8b7cc200b074e1721cf0e63bc872957c1a49f84884f7ef5a0d76514d6d2399} of the countries in 2013. The National Standards for Sport Coaches, 2nd edition, is a playbook for running a successful training program. Pilates as a science, art form, philosophy, and physical exercise interwoven into the academic experience.

Should do at least 150 minutes of moderate-intensity physical activity throughout the week, or at least 75 minutes of vigorous-intensity physical activity throughout the week, or an equivalent combination of moderate- and vigorous-intensity activity.