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.
DEGREE 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
  BIOL 1405, 2405, 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
Speech    
  COMA 1302
3
3
 
Total General Studies Requirements
52-67
51-58
     
II. PROFESIONAL RESPONSIBILITY    
  ECHE 4360  Foundations for Early Childhood Development
3
3
  EDUC 3302  Development of Infants, Children, and Adolescents
3
3
  EDUC 3312  Educational Foundations
3
3
  EDUC 4021  Secondary Pedagogy and Professional Responsibilities Seminar
0
0
  EDUC 4312  Teaching Special Populations (S-L)
3
3
  EDUC 4313  Discipline and Classroom Management
3
3
  EDUC 4314 Best Practices in Teaching (S-L)
3
3
  EDUC 4608  Clinical Teaching (S-L)
3
3
  EDUC 4331  Reading in the Content Area
3
3
  TECH 4320  Instructional Technology
3
3
 
Total Professional Responsibility Requirements
30
30
III. INTERDISCIPLINARY ACADEMIC MAJOR
(At least 21 semester hours at the 3000-4000 level)    
 

A. Content

   
 

BIOL 2405 Human Anatomy and Physiology I

4
0
  Choice of three one-hour courses (in addition to the General Study Requirement) from: KNES 1102-1122
3
3
  KNES 2301 Foundations and Trends in Kinesiology
3
3
  KNES 2305 Coaching Today's Athlete
3
3
  KNES 2309 Adapted Kinesiology (S-L)*
3
3
  KNES 3303 Care and Prevention of Athletic Injuries
3
3
  KNES 3305 Measurement and Evaluation in Kinesiology*
3
3
  KNES 3326 Psychology of Motor Learning and Skill Development*
3
3
  KNES 3345 Pedagogy of Kinesiology and Health*
3
3
  KNES 4010 Kinesiology EC-12 Seminar*
0
0
 

Total Interdisciplinary Academic Major Requirements

28
24
IV. B.A./B.S. IN KINESIOLOGY (EC-12 PHYSICAL EDUCATION TEACHER CERTIFICATION)/M.ED. IN KINESIOLOGY SHARED COURSEWORK
9
9
 

KNES 5301 Exercise Physiology*

3
3
 

KNES 5302 Organization and Administration of Kinesiology and Sport

3
3
 

KNES 5303 Mechanical Analysis of Motor Skills*

3
3
V. ELECTIVES
3
3
  Electives sufficient to complete 123-credit hour minimum for bachelor's degree, including 42 upper-level semester hours.    
 
TOTAL B.A./B.S. Degree Plan Requirements
126
123
VI. M.ED. IN KINESIOLOGY COURSEWORK
27
27
  A. Kinesiology Core Courses    
  KNES 5304 Sport Nutrition
3
3
  KNES 6310 Current Trends and Issues in Kinesiology & Sport
3
3
  KNES 6326 Psychology of Sport and Performance
3
3
  B. Professional Preparation Area    
  KNES 6305 Measurement, Evaluation, and Research in Kinesiology
3
3
  KNES 6308 Sociology of Sport
3
3
  KNES 6020 Culminating Experience
0
0
  C. Internship    
  KNES 5321 Internship
3
3
  D. Electives    
  KNES Elective
3
3
  KNES Elective
3
3
  Any 3-hour graduate elective
3
3

Total Accelerated B.A./B.S. Kinesiology (EC-12 Physical Education Teacher Certification)/M.Ed. in Kinesiology

Credit Hours

160
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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