Physical Education Minor Teaching

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Health and Fitness Teaching Endorsement

This option is designed for students pursuing teaching certification in another discipline (English, Science, Music) who want to add a Health and Fitness endorsement.

Course ID Course Title  Credits 
EDPE 190  Foundations of H.S.P.E.  3 credits 
EDPE 201-204  Professional Activity Labs
EDPE 201: Team Sports & Aquatics
EDPE 202B: Strength & Cardiovascular Conditioning
EDPE 203: Individual Sports & Dance
EDPE 204: Leisure & Elementary Physical Education 8 credits 
8 credits 
EDPE 210  CPR, First Aid, AED  3 credits  
EDPE 222  Health and Human Movement  3 credits  
EDPE 311  Health, Fitness, and Physical Ed. Teach. Procedures  3 credits  
EDPE 312  Secondary Health Methods  3 credits  
EDPE 315  Adapted Physical Education  3 credits  
EDPE 276 / 276L Anatomical and Physiological Principles of Health and Fitness  4 credits 
EDPE 377 & 377 L  Scientific Principles of Health and Physical Ed.
4 credits 
EDPE 413  Student Evaluation and Management  3 credits 
EDPE 420  Motor Development  3 credits 
EDPE 497A-C  Field Experience  3 credits 

Minor in Physical Education

Course ID 

Course Title  Credits
EDPE 190  Foundations of H.S.P.E.  3 credits 
EDPE 202  Strength & Cardiovascular Conditioning  2 credits 
EDPE 210  CPR, First Aid, AED  3 credits 
EDPE 222  Health and Human Movement  3 credits 
EDPE 276 / 276L Anatomical and Physiological Principles of Health and Fitness
4 credits 
EDPE 311  Health, Fitness, and Physical Ed. Teach. Procedures  3 credits 
EDPE 315  Adapted Physical Education  3 credits 
EDPE 377 / 377 L  Scientific Principles of Health and Physical Ed.  4 credits 
EDPE 413  Student Evaluation and Management  3 credits 
EDPE 496A / B / C  Field Experience  3 credits 

One of the following three courses below:

Course ID  Course Title Credits
EDPE 201  Professional Activity Lab: Team Sports and Aquatics  2 credits 
EDPE 203  Professional Activity Lab: Individual Sport and Dance  2 credits 
EDPE 204  Professional Activity Lab: Leisure and Elementary Physical Education  2 credits 

Please note: A minor in physical education will not provide an individual certification for teaching.