MC

Mississippi College

K-12 Education

The Physical Education track prepares students for a teaching license in physical education. Additionally, students may select a supplemental endorsement or a minor in a subject matter field.

Requirement Class Name Hours
University Core   49
Kinesiology Core   31
KIN 099 Comprehensive Examination 0
KIN 105 Comprehensive Health 3
KIN 107 First Aid & CPR 3
KIN 150 Foundations & History of Physical Activity & Sport 3
KIN 211 Basic Principles of Nutrition 3
KIN 308 Basic Athletic Training 3
KIN 322 Principles of Strength & Conditioning 3
KIN 350 Psychology of Sport 3
KIN 360 Anatomical Kinesiology 3
KIN 420 Physiology of Exercise 3
KIN 421 Physiology of Exercise Lab 1
KIN 430 Exercise Prescription & Assessment 3
Physical Education Track   47
KIN 091 Physical Fitness Evaluation (Undergraduate) 0
KIN 092 Physical Fitness Evaluation (Seniors) 0
KIN 226 Team Sports 2
KIN 228 Lifetime Sports 2
KIN 385 Motor Development & Learning 3
KIN 396 Measurement & Evaluation in Kinesiology 3
 

PED Activity Course (Aquatics)

1
  PED Activity Course (Conditioning) 1
  PED Activity Course (Individual Sport or Activity) 1
EDU 299** Pre-Teaching Field Experience 1
EDU 300** Introduction to Education 3
EDU 304 Educational Psychology 3
PSY 435 Psychology of Exceptional Children 3
  Students must be accepted to the Teacher Education Program prior to taking any of the following courses.   
KIN 306 Methods & Materials of Teaching Physical Education in Elementary Schools 3
KIN 307 Methods & Materials of Teaching Physical Education in Secondary Schools 3
KIN 386 Adapted Physical Education 3
EDU 460 Managing the Secondary Classroom 3
EDU 471*+ Directed Teaching in K-12 3
EDU 472*+ Directed Teaching in K-12 3
EDU 473*+ Directed Teaching in K-12 3
EDU 474*+ Directed Teaching in K-12 3
  Students must enroll in and receive credit for KIN 091 - Undergraduate Physical Fitness Examination prior to acceptance in the Teacher Education Program. Students must receive credit for KIN 092 - Senior Physical Fitness Examination prior to graduation.  
General Electives Sufficient elective hours must be taken to meet the minimum hour requirement for graduation in this program.  Electives should be chosen in consultation with advisor. --
Total Hours   130

+ Prerequisite for admission to Teacher Education Program (TEP)

* Taken during the same semester

** Taken during the same semester, these courses must be taken during the sophomore year