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2017-2018 Catalog 
2017-2018 Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Physical Education Teacher Education, B.A./B.S.

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Professors: Jeffrey Armstrong, Marita Cardinal, Brian Caster, Gay Timken
Associate professor: Robert Hautala
Assistant professor: Jennifer Taylor


To maximize individual and professional development in health and movement science and to promote healthy lifestyles and communities.

Learning Outcomes

Relative to physical activity, physical fitness and motor skill development programs, candidates will:

  1. Plan effective strategies, interventions and programs based on assessment of individual and community needs.
  2. Implement and evaluate strategies, interventions and programs.
  3. Coordinate, communicate and advocate for research-based practices.

Core Courses

Total Credits (74)


It is recommended that students take BI 102 General Biology  and BI 234  and BI 235 Human Anatomy and Physiology  to fulfill the natural science requirement in the LACC. BI 234 , BI 235  and BI 236  are prerequisites to several major required and elective courses. See course descriptions for specific prerequisites.

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