Adolescent & Adult Education

 

Contact

Department of Adolescent
and Adult Education

University Hall 201
912.344.2562
Fax: 912.344.3496

Curriculum/Program of Study
Bachelor of Science (B.S.Ed.) in Health & Physical Education

* indicates Admission to Candidacy in HPED is required
+ indicates Must earn a “C” or better in these courses

Area A - Essential Skills (9 hours)
ENGL 1101 Engl Comp I 3
+ ENGL 1102 or 1102H Engl Comp II 3

MATH 1001 or 1111
(Quantitative Skills & Reasoning or College Algebra)
MATH 1113 Pre-calculus Math
MATH 1161 or 1161H Calculus I
3

Area B - Institutional Options (5 hours)
Ethics & Values: Choose one of the following:
CHEM 2600, CRJU 2020, ENGL 2000, ETHC 2000, GWST 2101, HIST 2000, HONS 2100, PHIL 2030, POLS 1200
3

Global Perspectives: Choose one of the following:
ANTH 1150, CHEM 2200, CRJU 2010, ECON 1150, ENGL 2050, EURO 2000, GEOG 1100, GEOG 2120, GWST 2200, HIST 1111,
HIST 1112 or 1112H, HIST 2100, HLPR 2010, HONS 2000,
POLS 1150, POLS 2290, PSYC 2300, RELI 2100 3
3

Area C - Humanities & Fine Arts (6 hours)
One course selected from:
ENGL 2100 or 2100H Lit & Humanities
PHIL 2010 (old# 2201) Intro to Philosophy
PHIL 2030 (old# 2251) Ethics & Cont Moral Phil
3

One course selected from:
ARTS 1100 ARTS 2710
ARTS/MUSC 1270 ARTS 2720
MUSC 1100 THEA 1100
THEA 1200 THEA 2410
3

Area D - Science, Math, & Technology (10 hours)
A laboratory science:  4
A lab or non-lab science: 3
A math, science or technology course: 3

Area E - Social Sciences (12 hours)
HIST/POLS 1100 or HIST 1100H 3

One course selected from:
HIST 1111 or 1111H OR HIST 1112 or 1112H
3

One course selected from:
ANTH 1102 PSYC 1101 or 1101H
ECON 2105 SOCI 1101
ECON 2106
3

One course selected from:
AFAS 2000
ANTH 1102 HIST 1111
ECON 2105 HIST 1112 or 1112H
ECON 2106 HIST 2111
PSYC 1101 or 1101H HIST 2112
SOCI 1101 POLS 2100
GEOG 2120 GWST 1101
3

+Area F - Relates Courses (18 hours)
+ EDUC 2110 Invest. Crit/Contemp. Issues 3
+ EDUC 2120 Expl.Socio/Cult. Persp. 3
+ EDUC 2130 Expl. Learning & Teaching 3
+ PEAT 2100 Prevtn and Care Athl Injuries 2
+ PEHM 2281 Struct. and Func Human Anatomy 3
+ PEHM 2500 Foundations 2
+ PEHM 3200 Motor Development & Learning 3

+Major & Related Field Courses (60 hours)
+ EDUC 3100 Technology Appl. for Teachers
(3100 is required for Admission to Candidacy)
2
+*EDUC 3200 Curriculum, Inst. & Assessment 3
+*EDUC 3300 Educating Stud. w/Disabilities 3
+ PEHM 3000 Current Health Issues 3
+ PEHM 3090 Basic Games, Dance & Phys Act’s 3
+ PEHM 3100 Outdoor Lifetime Activities 2
+ PEHM 3283 Kinesiology 3
+ PEHM 3300 Techniques in Team Sports 3
+ PEHM 3500 Physiology of Exercise 2
+ PEHM 3700 Individual & Dual Sports 3
+ PEHM 4000 Fitness Theory & Assessment 2
+ PEHM 4090 Health Education Topics 3
+ PEHM 4100 Adaptive Physical Education 2
+*PEHM 4701 Elem. H&PE Curr. & Methods 4
+*PEHM 4702 Mid. H&PE Curr. & Methods (Internship Ia) 4
+*PEHM 4703 Sec. H&PE Curr. & Methods (Internship Ib) 4
+*PEHM 4750 Internship II (Student Teaching - Internship Ic)
(ALL coursework must be completed prior to taking PEHM 4750)
12

 
First-Year Experience Seminar
Physical Education (Beyond 120 semester hour requirement)
TOTAL HOURS:      124 hours

Other Requirements

  1. Satisfactory scores on the GACE Program Admission Assessment or exemption scores
  2. Admission to Candidacy
  3. Disposition Assessments
  4. GACE Content Assessment(s)
  5. Current certification in CPR (infant, child & adult)/First Aid
  6. Apply for graduation (2 semesters prior to graduation)
  7. Admission to Internship II
  8. University Exit Exam Completed (during Internship II)
  9. GA Professional Standards Commission technology requirement (EDUC 3100 passed)

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