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Physical Education (MB)

Certification/Endorsement Code: MB
Michigan Subject Areas Test Code: 44
Programs: Secondary – Major (K-12), Minor (grades 6-12)
AQ Program Contact Person: Duane Ambrose

Department: Kinesiology

 
 

Physical Education Major Requirements (51 hours)

 

Core Requirements:

KN 146 Nutrition, Exercise, Stress (3 credit hours)

KN 158 Health Education - First Aid (3 credit hours)

KN 159 Introduction to PE, Sport, and Recreation Studies (3 credit hours)

KN 242 Sports Techniques and Research (3 credit hours)

KN 250 Physiology of Exercise (4 credit hours)

KN 256 Kinesiology (4 credit hours)

KN 281 Aerobic Fitness (1 credit hour)

KN 284 Folk and Square Dancing (2 credit hours)

KN 289 Gymnastics (2 credit hours)

KN 294 Conditioning (2 credit hours)

KN 358 Physical Education in Elementary School (3 credit hours)

KN 359 Outdoor Recreation (3 credit hours)

KN 364 Motor Learning and Motor Development (3 credit hours)

KN 450 Methods/Measurement n Secondary Physical Education (4 credit hours)

KN 452 Physical Activities for Special Populations (3 credit hours)

 

Students must select one of the following sport cores:

Soccer:

KN 245 Sports Officiating (1 credit hour)

KN 266 Coaching of Soccer (2 credit hours)

KN 285 Soccer/Activity (1 credit hour)

Volleyball:

KN 245 Sports Officiating (1 credit hour)

KN 262 Coaching of Volleyball (2 credit hours)

KN 287 Volleyball/Activity (1 credit hour)

Basketball:

KN 245 Sports Officiating (1 credit hour)

KN 261Coaching of Basketball (2 credit hours)

KN 288 Basketball/Activity (1 credit hour)

Baseball/Softball:

KN 245 Sports Officiating (1 credit hour)

KN 263 Coaching of Baseball/Softball (2 credit hours)

KN 286 Softball/Activity (1 credit hour)

Track/Field:

KN 245 Sports Officiating (1 credit hour)

KN 265 Coaching of Track/Field (2 credit hours)

KN 295 Conditioning II(2 credit hours)

Students must also complete 4 additional activity classes
 
 

Physical Education Minor Requirements

 

Secondary Teaching Minor: 27 hours

KN 146 Nutrition, Exercise, Stress (3 credit hours)

KN 158 Health Education - First Aid (3 credit hours)

KN 242 Sports Techniques and Research (3 credit hours)

KN 284 Folk and Square Dancing (2 credit hours)

KN 289 Gymnastics (2 credit hours)

KN 250 Physiology of Exercise (4 credit hours)

OR (it is highly recommended that both be taken)

KN 256 Kinesiology (4 credit hours)

KN 281 Aerobic Fitness (1 credit hour)

KN 294 Conditioning (2 credit hours)

KN 450 Methods/Measurement n Secondary Physical Education (4 credit hours)

Students must also complete 3 additional activity courses

 

Secondary Teaching Minor with a Concentration in Coaching: 29 hours

KN 146 Nutrition, Exercise, Stress (3 credit hours)

KN 158 Health Education - First Aid (3 credit hours)

KN 242 Sports Techniques and Research (3 credit hours)

KN 284 Folk and Square Dancing (2 credit hours)

KN 289 Gymnastics (2 credit hours)

KN 250 Physiology of Exercise (4 credit hours)

OR (it is highly recommended that both be taken)

KN 256 Kinesiology (4 credit hours)

KN 281 Aerobic Fitness (1 credit hour)

OR

KN 294 Conditioning (2 credit hours)

KN 364 Motor Learning and Motor Development (3 credit hours)

KN 450 Methods/Measurement n Secondary Physical Education (4 credit hours)

Students must also complete 3 additional activity courses and 1 coaching core.