Degree Requirements for an Accelerated B.A./B.S. in Kinesiology (EC-12 Physical EducationTeacher Certification)/M.Ed. in Kinesiology

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B.A.
B.S.
UNDERGRADUATE REQUIREMENTS
Semester Hours
I. GENERAL STUDIES REQUIREMENTS    
Developing A Christian Mind
3
3
  DCM 2301
English
12
9
  ENGL 1301, 1302, 2301 and/or 2302
Fine Arts
3
3
  FINE 1306
Foreign Language
6-14*
0
  *Six hours at the 2000 level if adequate prerequisites are met.  
Foundations for Excellence
0-1
0-1
  FOUN 1101 is required of all freshman and transfer students with fewer than 15 credit hours (AP, CLEP, IB, or dual/concurrent credit earned while in high school does not count towards these 15 credit hours).
History
6
6
  HIST 1301 and 1302
Kinesiology
0-2
0-2
  KNES 1101 and one additional activity course (KNES 1102-1122); for veterans or those 25 years of age or older prior to enrollment at DBU, KNES courses are waived
Mathematics
3-4
3-4
 

MATH 1303 or equivalent.

[eMAT Advising Tool required prior to registering for any Math class or any class for which the eMAT is a prerequisite].

Natural Science

(1000 or 2000 level courses only)

4
12
 

(B.A.) BIOL 1401 or 2406 (S-L)

(B.S.) BIOL 1401, 2405 (S-L), 2406 (S-L)

   
Religion
6-9
6-9
 

(B.A. and B.S.) RELI 1301, 1302, and three additional semester hours depending on semester hours transferred at time of initial enrollment

Social Sciences

(1000 or 2000 level courses only)

6
6
  POLS 2301 and 2302
 
Total General Studies Requirements
49-64
48-55
     
B.A./B.S. IN KINESIOLOGY (EC-12 PHYSICAL EDUCATION)    
Professional Responsibility
30
30
  ECHE 4360  Foundations for Early Childhood Development    
  EDUC 3302  Development of Infants, Children, and Adolescents    
  EDUC 3312  Educational Foundations    
  EDUC 4021  Secondary Pedagogy and Professional Responsibilities Seminar    
  EDUC 4312  Teaching Special Populations (S-L)    
  EDUC 4313  Discipline and Classroom Management    
  EDUC 4314 Best Practices in Teaching (S-L)    
  EDUC 4608  Clinical Teaching (S-L)    
  EDUC 4331  Reading in the Content Area    
  TECH 4320  Instructional Technology    
       
Interdisciplinary Academic Major
28
24
(At least 21 semester hours at the 3000-4000 level)    
 

Content

   
 

BIOL 2405 Human Anatomy and Physiology I (B.A. only)

   
  Choice of three one-hour courses (in addition to the General Study Requirement) from: KNES 1102-1122    
  KNES 2301 Foundations and Trends in Kinesiology    
  KNES 2305 Coaching Today's Athlete    
  KNES 2309 Adapted Kinesiology (S-L)*    
  KNES 3303 Care and Prevention of Athletic Injuries    
  KNES 3305 Measurement and Evaluation in Kinesiology*    
  KNES 3326 Psychology of Motor Learning and Skill Development*    
  KNES 3345 Pedagogy of Kinesiology and Health*    
  KNES 4010 Kinesiology EC-12 Seminar*    
       
ELECTIVES
0-7
5-12
  • In order to satisfy the "Undergraduate only" portion of an accelerated degree plan, sufficient lower-level and upper-level elective hours must be taken to complete the minimum number of Undergraduate credit hours required for each specific accelerated degree.
  • For this accelerated degree, a minimum of 114 Undergraduate credit hours is required.
  • As part of this accelerated degree plan, 6 shared Graduate hours will be counted toward a minimum of 42 upper-level Undergraduate semester hours required for all bachelor's degrees. This equates to a total of 36 Undergraduate upper-level hours.
   
 
Total Undergraduate Hours
114-118* 114
 
*(118 if Foreign Language 1401 and 1402 are needed)
 
       
SHARED UNDERGRADUATE/GRADUATE COURSES
6
6
 

KNES 5301 Exercise Physiology*

 

KNES 5303 Mechanical Analysis of Motor Skills*

 
Total Undergraduate With Shared Hours Required
120-124
120
REMAINING GRADUATE REQUIREMENTS
M.ED. IN KINESIOLOGY REQUIREMENTS (30 hrs)
  Kinesiology Core Courses
12
  KNES 5302 Organization and Administration of Kinesiology and Sport    
  KNES 5304 Sport Nutrition    
  KNES 6310 Current Trends and Issues in Kinesiology & Sport (S-L)    
  KNES 6326 Psychology of Sport and Performance    
  Professional Preparation Area
6
  KNES 6305 Measurement, Evaluation, and Research in Kinesiology    
  KNES 6308 Sociology of Sport    
  KNES 6020 Culminating Experience    
  Internship
3
  KNES 5321 Internship    
  Electives
9
  KNES Elective    
  KNES Elective    
  Any 3-hour graduate elective    
 
TOTAL ADDITIONAL GRADUATE HOURS REQUIRED
30
30
TOTAL CREDIT HOURS REQUIRED FOR ACCELERATED DEGREE

 

150-154*
150

 

Note: Degree plan subject to adjustment as state policy changes.

* Indictes Signature Course requiring download of Signature Assessments in TaskStream.

(S-L) = Course(s) with field-based service-learning component.

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