Teaching, with Teacher Certification in Health and Physical Education (Preschool-Grade 12) and Teacher of Students with Disabilities (M.A.T.)

Program Requirements

Additional Requirements for State Certification
CMST 101Fundamentals of Speech: Communication Requirement3
Physiology and Hygiene
Pass the MSU Health Knowledge Test available through the Center of Pedagogy or have the Undergraduate equivalent course approved by advisor
Additional Requirement
Select one of the following:3
Learning Theories
Child Development II: Adolescence
Advanced Educational Psychology
Program Requirements
Required Courses
SASE 680Selected Topics in Curriculum and Teaching1
SASE 509Sociocultural Perspectives on Curriculum and Assessment3
SPED 579Special Education for Students with Disabilities3
SPED 586Educational Planning for Adolescents with Disabilities3
SPED 566Creating Curricular Access for Adolescents with Disabilities3
SPED 568Teaching Methods for Inclusive Education3
SPED 588Positive Behavior Supports for Diverse Learners3
Graduate Professional Sequence I
SASE 526Seminar in Inclusive Pedagogies3
SASE 527Clinical Practice I3
SPED 584Assessment in Special Education and Classroom Practice3
Graduate Professional Sequence II
SASE 543Advanced Seminar in Inclusive Pedagogies3
SASE 529Clinical Practice II6
SPED 680Selected Topics in Special Education1
Comprehensive Exam
In the term that you will sit for exam, register for the section which matched your major & advisor. Successfully pass exam.
Comprehensive Examination
Total Credits44

Teaching Field Requirements

Physical Education Courses
BIOL 110The Biology of Human Life4
HPEM 355Assessment and Technology in Health and Physical Education3
PEMJ 131Fitness Activities3
PEMJ 145Dance in the Schools2
PEMJ 152Introduction to Fielding and Target Games3
PEMJ 153Introduction to Invasion and Net Games3
PEMJ 200Human Motor Development1
PEMJ 320Physiology of Exercise4
PEMJ 321Kinesiology3
PEMJ 324Basic Motor Learning3
PEMJ 335Teaching of Elementary Physical Education3
PEMJ 351Adapted Physical Education3
Health Education Courses
HLTH 208Study of Human Diseases3
HLTH 215Drug Education in the Schools3
HLTH 222Mental Health in the Schools3
HLTH 295Sexuality Education in the Schools3
Graduate Level Health/Phys Ed Courses
HLTH 520Foundations and Methods in Health Education3
PEMJ 558Teaching of Secondary Physical Education3
Select one of the following:3
Methods of Inquiry and Analysis
Research Design
Management and Supervision in Sport and Fitness
Legal Aspects of Sport, Fitness and Physical Education
Facility Management in Sport, Fitness and Physical Education
Sport Marketing and Public Relations
Technology Integration in Exercise Science and Physical Education
Exercise for Special Populations
Advanced Adapted Physical Education
Advanced Exercise Physiology
Applied Sport Physiology
Aerobic Testing and Programming
Applied Cardiac Rehabilitation
Theoretical Foundations for Strength and Conditioning
Administration of Specialized Exercise Programs
Principles of Sports Conditioning
Advanced Coaching Techniques
Practicum in Individualized Exercise Programs
Seminar in Current Challenges in Athletics
Orientation to Sports Medicine
Motor Behavior in Youth
Applied Sport Psychology
Curriculum in Physical Education
Advanced Biomechanics: Understanding Performance and Injuries
Concepts in Physical Activity
Reflective Teaching in Physical Education
Sociological Foundations of Sport and Physical Education
Supervision in Physical Education
Independent Study in Physical Education
Selected Topics in Exercise Science and Physical Education
Internship in Sport and Exercise Science
Applied Project
Total Credits56