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Health and Physical Education Program of Study

Requirements for the second endorsement may require the student to take classes during the summer session or to add an extra semester. PED 287 meets computer literacy requirement for HHPS Department.

2020-21 Academic Year

CLASS

CREDIT HOURS

FRESHMAN - 1st semester

CNA 100 Principles of Human Communication (General Studies CAT 2)

3

ENG 102 Composition Skills (General Studies CAT 1)

3

HIS 120 World History (General Studies CAT 10)

3

PGH 200 Intro to Personal, Public, and Global Health (General Studies CAT 9)

3

PED 105 Anatomy and Physiology I

3

PED 171 Elementary School Health and Physical Education

3

 

FRESHMAN - 2nd semester

ART 102 The Visual Arts Experience (General Studies CAT 4)

3

BIO 102 Biology for General Studies (General Studies CAT 7)

3

EDU 150 Professional Education in a Diverse Society

3

MAT 110 Contemporary Applications of Math (General Studies CAT 3)

3

PED 151 Intro to Health and Physical Education

3

PED activity class

1

It is recommended that students satisfactorily complete the Core exam before completion of freshman year.

 

SOPHOMORE - 1st semester

EDU 250 Human Development and Cognition

3

ENG 150 Topics in Literature (General Studies CAT 6)

3

PED 205 Anatomy and Physiology II

3

PED activity class

1

POS 100 American National Government (General Studies CAT 8)

3

PSY 101 General Psychology (General Studies CAT 5)

3

 

SOPHOMORE - 2nd semester

EDU 275 Intro to PK-12 Instruction

3

PED 200 Intro to Motor Learning and Development

3

PED 207 Athletic Performance and Nutrition

3

PED 250 Strategies in Drug Education

3

PED 346 Organization, Administration, and Curriclum Development of Elementary Health and Physical Education

3

PED activity class

1

Advancement to Level 2: Acceptance to teacher education candidacy required before taking any 300/400 level SPD/EDU courses.

 

JUNIOR - 1st semester

PED 305 Exercise Physiology

3

PED 341 Organization, Administration, and Curriculum Development of Secondary Health and Physical Education

3

PED 351 Biomechanics

3

PED activity class

1

SPD 302 Inclusive Practices for the General and Special Educator

3

SPD 435/436 Social, Emotional Development, Behavior Intervention, and Elementary Prosocial Classroom Management

3

 

JUNIOR - 2nd semester

EDU 310 Reading, Writing, and Assessment in Content Areas

2

PED 287 Computer Applications in HHPS

3

PED 361 Methods and Materials in Health and P.E. 

3

PED 381 Physical Education Practicum

2

PED 407 Motor Perception and Adaptives  for Special Populations

3

 

SENIOR - 1st semester

EDU 409 Content Area Methods and Materials

3

EDU 414 Content Area Clinical

1

PED 242 CPR Certification

0

PED 243 First Aid Certification

0

PED 470 Fitness Evaluation and Assessment

3

PED 471 Tests and Measurements

3

Advancement to Level 3: Clinical Practice

 

SENIOR - 2nd semester

EDU 452 Clinical Practice and Seminar for Elementary Schools

6

EDU 456 Clinical Practice and Seminar for Secondary Schools

6

All persons seeking Nebraska certification are required to provide proof of a passing score on the Praxis II content test designated for the area(s) of endorsement. For information about the test requirements, please visit the Nebraska Department of Education.