2014-15 Undergraduate Catalog

Human Performance

The BSEd program meets the requirements of the Education and Standards and Practices Board of North Dakota for a K-12 physical education teaching license.

 

Bachelor of Science in Education with a major in Physical Education

The BSE program meets the requirements of the Education and Standards and Practices Board of North Dakota for a K-12 physical education teaching license.

Refer to Teacher Education Policies and Procedures of the catalog for details regarding Teacher Education at Minot State University. These pages explain the admission, retention, and exit requirements of the program.

General Education
General Education courses38-40
Coursework not requiring admission to Teacher Education
HPER 107Introduction to Physical Education2
HPER 207Prevention & Care of Injuries2
HPER 210First Aid & CPR2
HPER 215Methods of Teaching Sport Activities2
HPER 220Methods of Teaching Dance2
HPER 226Methds of Teaching Group Fitness and Weight Training2
HPER 231Methods of Teaching Aquatics2
HPER 301Psychomotor Development2
HPER 310Organization & Administration of PE & Athletics2
HPER 334Nutrition for Physical Performance2
HPER 407Psychology of Physical Education & Athletes2
HPER 431Kinesiology3
HPER 433Physiology of Exercise3
HPER 441Evaluation of Psychomotor Performance3
HPER 442Methods of Teaching Physical Education to the Disabled2
SPED 110Introduction to Exceptional Children3
ED 250Foundations of Education2
ED 260Educational Psychology2
ED 320Curriculum, Planning & Assessment3
PSY 255Child & Adolescent Psychology3
SS 283Ethnic and Cultural Diversity in America3
Coursework requiring admission to Teacher Education 1
HPER 340Elementary Methods & Activities3
HPER 341Practicum for Elementary Physical Education2
ED 380Technology in Teaching2
HPER 391Secondary Physical Education Methods and Practicum4
ED 460Managing the Learning Environment2
ED 470Teaching Diverse Learners2
ED 494Student Teaching K-1216
Electives
Elective Courses11
Total Hours129-131

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Refer to Teacher Education Policies and Procedures.


Physical Education Minor

HPER 107Introduction to Physical Education2
HPER 210First Aid & CPR2
HPER 215Methods of Teaching Sport Activities2
HPER 220Methods of Teaching Dance2
HPER 226Methds of Teaching Group Fitness and Weight Training2
HPER 301Psychomotor Development2
HPER 334Nutrition for Physical Performance2
Select one of the following:3-4
Elementary Methods & Activities
Secondary Physical Education Methods and Practicum
HPER 431Kinesiology3
HPER 433Physiology of Exercise3
HPER 441Evaluation of Psychomotor Performance3
HPER 442Methods of Teaching Physical Education to the Disabled2

NOTE: Physical Education minors must complete HPER 340 Elementary Methods & Activities or HPER 391 Secondary Physical Education Methods and Practicum, whichever is commensurate with the licensing level of their major, and must earn a grade of C or better.

Coaching Minor

HPER 207Prevention & Care of Injuries2
HPER 208Taping and Bracing2
HPER 210First Aid & CPR2
HPER 226Methds of Teaching Group Fitness and Weight Training2
HPER 250Officiating2
HPER 310Organization & Administration of PE & Athletics2
HPER 407Psychology of Physical Education & Athletes2
HPER 431Kinesiology3
HPER 433Physiology of Exercise3
HPER 496Coaching Activities Practicum2
Select three of the following:6
Methods of Coaching Football
Methods of Coaching Basketball
Methods of Coaching Track
Methods of Coaching Baseball
Methods of Coaching Wrestling
Methods of Coaching Volleyball
Select two of the following:2
Varsity Football
Varsity Basketball
Varsity Track and Field
Varsity Tennis
Varsity Golf
Varsity Cross Country
Varsity Volleyball
Varsity Cheerleading
Varsity Softball
Varsity Baseball
Methods of Teaching Sport Activities
Total Hours30

Health Education Minor

Required Support Courses 1
General Microbiology
Introduction To Cellular Biology
General Chemistry I (& CHEM 121L)
Required Core
BIOL 347General Ecology4
HMS 203Health Care Through the Life Span3
HPER 210First Aid & CPR2
HPER 334Nutrition for Physical Performance2
PSY 349Psychopharmacology3
Select two of the following:6
Administration of School Health Programs,Admin Of School Health Program
Vital Health Issues
Principles & Methods of Teaching School Health
Total Hours20

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May be used as General Education requirements or electives.


Driver and Traffic Safety Concentration

This program is the only Driver and Traffic Safety program in the state and is one of a very few in the region. Several states have indicated they would recognize this concentration in
certifying teachers as driver education instructors. Requirements for this credential would be:

  1. 1. A valid teaching license or eligibility for one.
  2. 2. Completion of the following courses:
  3. DTS 230Driver & Traffic Safety Education3
    DTS 350Advanced Driving3
    DTS 260Teenage Driving Behavior Problems2
    DTS 450Organization & Administration of Safety Education2
    Total Hours10

Since this program is offered in an online environment our pool of potential students covers ND, SD, Minnesota and Montana. These courses meet the North Dakota ESPB requirements for a minor equivalency.