Physical Education is an integral part of the total education of every child from Kindergarten through grade 12. Therefore, every student should have the opportunity to participate in a quality physical education program. Prerequisites: Admission to teacher education program; successful completion of YOED 2500, YOED 3000, YOED 3300 with a grade of B or better; overall grade point average maintained at a minimum of 2.75; grade point average in the major at a minimum of 2.50; and senior standing.
WHO defines physical activity as any bodily movement produced by skeletal muscles that requires energy expenditure – including activities undertaken while working, playing, carrying out household chores, travelling, and engaging in recreational pursuits.
Should do at least 150 minutes of moderate-intensity physical activity throughout the week, or do at least 75 minutes of vigorous-intensity physical activity throughout the week, or an equivalent combination of moderate- and vigorous-intensity activity.
Develop your interest in primary or secondary physical education (PE), teaching pupils with special educational needs, or school sports development. 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.
Specific minors offered in the Department of Health and Human Performance are Athletic Coaching and Officiating, Driver and Traffic Safety Education, Communication Disorders, Health, Health and Physical Education, Health and Human Performance, Recreation, and Somatic Movement Education.
Our BSc in Physical Education (PE) is a course that is aimed at students who are considering a future career in teaching PE. The course covers the relevant theoretical and practical knowledge, as well as providing you with the opportunity to gain experience of planning and delivering lessons.
As a graduate of the Bachelor of Education (Physical Education), you …
Information evenings on how to complete the Subject Declaration Form for interested applicants will be held at various times during the autumn semester. Teacher candidates will spend one full school day a week engaged in research-based best practices under the collaborative supervision of highly effective mentor teachers and university faculty. Graduates will be concerned with enhancing pupil learning and their development as persons who support a just and equitable Irish society. Fundamental concepts of physical education are explored including physical literacy, pedagogy, motor development and skill acquisition. You will take a set of compulsory courses common to all the BSpEx majors, then select courses specific to physical education. Prerequisites: Completion of 45 semester hours and admission to Teacher Education.
Students who hold a bachelor’s degree in another field may pursue an M.S. in HHP with a concentration in Physical Education after completing required prerequisite courses. For most kids, exercise means …