Bachelor of Science with a Major in Kinesiology with Elementary Certification (BS)

HOURS REQUIRED

120 semester credit hours (SCH): 45 hours must be advanced, with fulfillment of degree requirements as specified in the "Requirements for Graduation" section of this catalog and the General Requirements for Undergraduate degrees at the beginning of this section.

[University Core Curriculum]
Select 42 SCH as outlined in the suggested plans and as specified in the "Requirements for Graduation."Life & Physical Science requirements in the core must include BIOL 2101 & BIOL 2301 & BIOL 2102 and BIOL 2302. Social and Behavioral Sciences requirements in the core must include PSYC 2314.42
Life & Physical Science Lab
Select 1 SCH compatible with Life & Physical Science course 1
Major
EDFS 1101Aerobic Activities1
EDFS 2224Team and Individual Sports2
EDFS 2300Physical Fitness3
EDFS 2301Foundations of Fitness&Sport3
EDFS 2325First Aid3
EDFS 3301Coaching3
EDFS 3305Teaching Physical Education3
EDFS 3310Tching Phys Ed in Sec Schools3
EDFS 3316Health and Movement3
EDFS 4301Tests and Measurements3
EDFS 4399Issues in Phys Ed & Coaching3
Professional Education Core
EDCI 1102Intro to Teaching Profession1
EDCI 2210Foundations of Education2
EDCI 3224Teaching in Diverse Settings2
EDCI 3301Assessment for Instruc Design3
EDCI 3302Teaching Eng Lang Learners3
EDCI 3305Mid/Sec Sch Meth, Mgt&Dis3
EDCI 3315Impl Eff Inst Strat Div Lrnrs3
EDCI 4310Engaging Learners3
EDCI 4693Clinical Teaching6
EDSE 4350Inc Pract Ch&Yth W/Disablts3
Support Area
EDBE 3325Theories of 2nd Lang Learning3
Content Certification - Elementary
EDEL 3362Lang & Lit for Young Child3
EDEL 3374Social Studies Prin for EC-63
EDEL 3384Science Prin for EC-Grade 63
EDEL 3394Math Prin for EC-Grade 63
EDSE 3305Intro to Special Education3
Total Semester Credit Hours120

Following is a suggested four-year degree plan. Students are encouraged to see their advisor each semester for help with program decisions and enrollment; responsible for reviewing the Program of Study Requirements; responsible for meeting all course prerequisites; and must meet foreign language and writing intensive course requirements for graduation. See Academic Regulations-Undergraduate online.

Plan of Study Grid
Freshman
FallSemester Credit Hours
EDCI 1102 Intro to Teaching Profession 1
ENGL 1301 English Composition I 3
BIOL 2301 Anatomy & Physiology I 3
BIOL 2101 Anatomy & Physiology I-Lab 1
UNIV 1101 Learn a Global Context I 1
HIST 1301 The US to 1877 3
Creative Arts 3
 Semester Credit Hours15
Spring
EDFS 1101 Aerobic Activities 1
ENGL 1302 English Composition II 3
EDCI 2210 Foundations of Education 2
BIOL 2302 Anatomy & Physiology II 3
BIOL 2102 Anatomy & Physiology II-Lab 1
UNIV 1402 Signature Course 4
 Semester Credit Hours14
Sophomore
Fall
HIST 1302 The US Since 1877 3
PSCI 2305 American National Government 3
PSYC 2314 Lifespan Growth&Development 3
EDFS 2300 Physical Fitness 3
Language, Philosophy and Culture 3
 Semester Credit Hours15
Spring
MATH 1314 College Algebra 3
PSCI 2306 American State Government 3
EDFS 2224 Team and Individual Sports 2
EDFS 2301 Foundations of Fitness&Sport 3
EDFS 2325 First Aid 3
EDCI 3224 Teaching in Diverse Settings * 2
 Semester Credit Hours16
Junior
Fall
EDCI 3301 Assessment for Instruc Design 3
EDCI 3302 Teaching Eng Lang Learners 3
EDFS 3301 Coaching 3
EDFS 3305 Teaching Physical Education 3
EDEL 3362 Lang & Lit for Young Child 3
 Semester Credit Hours15
Spring
EDCI 3305 Mid/Sec Sch Meth, Mgt&Dis 3
EDFS 3310 Tching Phys Ed in Sec Schools 3
EDFS 3316 Health and Movement 3
EDFS 4301 Tests and Measurements 3
EDFS 4399 Issues in Phys Ed & Coaching 3
EDEL 3374 Social Studies Prin for EC-6 3
 Semester Credit Hours18
Senior
Fall
EDCI 3315 Impl Eff Inst Strat Div Lrnrs 3
EDCI 4310 Engaging Learners 3
EDEL 3384 Science Prin for EC-Grade 6 3
EDEL 3394 Math Prin for EC-Grade 6 3
EDBE 3325 Theories of 2nd Lang Learning 3
EDSE 3305 Intro to Special Education 3
 Semester Credit Hours18
Spring
EDCI 4693 Clinical Teaching 6
EDSE 4350 Inc Pract Ch&Yth W/Disablts 3
 Semester Credit Hours9
 Total Semester Credit Hours120

Actual degree plans may vary depending on availability of courses in a given semester.

Some courses may require prerequisites not listed.