Physical Education (B.S.)

Major: Physical Education (B.S.)

Departments/Programs
Courses  
Physical Education Major (38-40 hours)
Students select this major if they are seeking a Subject Endorsement in Physical Education for Grades K-6 or 7-12
BIO 009 Human Anatomy and Physiology 4 hours
BIO 010 Human Anatomy and Physiology 4 hours
HHP 033 Fitness Swimming
HHP 042 Swimming
HHP 133 Lifeguard Training/Head Lifeguard
1-2 hours
HHP 034 Weight Training
(7-12 endorsement only)
1 hour
HHP 106 Advanced Emergency Care 1 hour
HHP 131 Introduction to the Health and Physical Education Profession 1 hour
HHP 135 Basic Instruction Block 3 hours
HHP 185 Motor Learning and Control 3 hours
HHP 211 Biomechanics and Kinesiology 4 hours
HHP 215 Physiology of Exercise 4 hours

HHP 250 Planning and Implementing Elementary Physical Education Programs (K-6) or
HHP 260 Planning and Implementing Middle and Secondary Physical Education Programs (7-12)

3 hours

3 hours

HHP 265 Planning and Implementing Adapted Physical Education Programs 3 hours
   
Senior Comprehensive: 1 hour
EDUC 299 Student Teaching Seminar (1 hr.) and
HHP 299 Senior Comprehensive Examination (0 hrs.)
 

Admission into the Education Department and additional Education Departmental coursework is required. This subject endorsement is designed to prepare students for the teaching profession in Physical Education. With the addition of approximately 37 hours of education requirements, the student will be eligible for a Nebraska Teaching Certificate.