Curriculum Guides

2013-2014

Physical Education (5550)

B.S. - Bachelor of Science

Major: Sport Studies-Coach Education (555235BS)

College of Education

Year 1

Fall
3300:111 English Composition I3
3750:100 Introduction to Psychology3
5570:101 Personal Health2
Natural Science:Any Set4
Mathematics:Any3
Min Credit Total 15
Spring
3300:112 English Composition II3
5550:100 Intro: Sport Studies3
3850:100 Introduction to Sociology3
Natural Science:Any OTHER Set4
Oral Communication:Any3
Min Credit Total 16
Summer
Min Credit Total 0

Year 2

Fall
5550:203 Measurement & Eval in Phys Ed3
5550:211 First Aid & CPR2
5570:202 Stress Management3
5550:160 Introduction to Coaching3
5550:364 Sport Ethics3
Min Credit Total 14
Spring
5550:362 Sport History3
5550:245 Adapted Physical Education3
5550:235 Concepts Motor Learng & Devlpm3
3400:210 Humanities in Western Trad I4
Elective:SSWE Elective3
Min Credit Total 16
Summer
Min Credit Total 0

Year 3

Fall
5550:452 Found of Spt Sc, Phy & Hlth Ed3
5550:375 Sport Performance Principles3
Humanities:Any Set3
Elective:SSWE Elective3
Area Studies & Cultural Diversity:Any2
Elective:SSWE Elective3
Min Credit Total 17
Spring
5550:409 Sport Behavior3
5550:410 Intro: Sport Sociology3
5550:462 Legal Asp of Physical Activity2
5550:453 Principles of Coaching3
Area Studies & Cultural Diversity:Any2
Humanities:Any OTHER Set3
Min Credit Total 16
Summer
Min Credit Total 0

Year 4

Fall
5550:424 Sports Leadership3
5550:480 ST: Physical Education1
5550:480 ST: Physical Education1
5550:420 Funda of Mgmt Strateg in Sport3
Elective:SSWE Elective3
Elective:SSWE Elective3
Min Credit Total 14
Spring
5550:460 Pract: Physical Education1
5550:480 ST: Physical Education1
5550:450 O & A: Phys Ed,Intram & Athltc3
Elective:SSWE Elective3
Elective:Any1
Min Credit Total 9
Summer
Min Credit Total 0
Degree Distribution Requirements
This curriculum guide is a recommended plan of study. Students with questions about degree requirements should contact an academic advisor.
See an adviser for eligible SSWE Electives.
3400:221 Humanities in the World Since 1300 may be substituted for 3400:210 Humanities in the Western Tradition I.
5550:480 ST: Physical Education is offered for 1-3 credits. Students must take a total of 6 credits (Fall Year 4).
5550:460 Practicum is offered for 1-6 credits. Students must take 5 credits (Spring Year 4).
5550:480 ST is offered with different topics. Students should take the topic "Coaching" for 3 credits (Spring Year 4).
The following credit hour requirements apply to this degree: 128 minimum total credits; 32 credits in residence; the final 32 credits must be taken from The University of Akron.
Three Year Accelerated Option
For first time students who have earned credits for at least the first year of courses. Credits can be earned through qualifying scores on appropriate Advanced Placement (AP) exams or through Postsecondary Enrollment Options Program (PSEOP) courses. Credits for qualifying AP scores or PSEOP courses are determined by the appropriate academic department. Departments may assign varied course credit, depending on the student’s score on an AP exam or PSEOP course. Students may also receive credit by examination or via placement tests, where appropriate.

Guide Updated: 03-27-2013