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 COP or have UG equivalent course approved by advisor.
Educational Psychology
PSYC 560Advanced Educational Psychology3
Professional Sequence of Study
Core Educational Requirements
SASE 505Teaching, Democracy, and Schooling3
SASE/EDFD 509Sociocultural Perspectives on Curriculum and Assessment3
SASE/EDFD 516Meeting the Needs of English Language Learners1
Professional Year Part I
SASE 526Seminar in Inclusive Pedagogies3
SASE 527Clinical Practice I3
PEMJ 558Teaching of Secondary Physical Education3
HLTH 520Foundations and Methods in Health Education3
Comprehensive Examination
In the term that you will sit for exam, register for the section which matches your major & advisor. Successfully pass exam.
Comprehensive Examination
Professional Year Part II
SASE 543Advanced Seminar in Inclusive Pedagogies3
SASE 529Clinical Practice II6
Subject Matter Preparation
Complete Subject Matter Preparation coursework listed below:69-71
Total Credits103-105

Subject Matter Preparation

Physical Education Courses
BIOL 244Anatomy and Physiology I4
PEMJ 131Fitness Activities3
PEMJ 152Introduction to Fielding and Target Games3
PEMJ 153Introduction to Invasion and Net Games3
PEMJ 235Movement Experiences in Physical Education3
PEMJ 320Physiology of Exercise4
PEMJ 321Kinesiology3
PEMJ 324Basic Motor Learning3
PEMJ 335Teaching of Elementary Physical Education3
PEMJ 351Adapted Physical Education3
PEMJ 531Advanced Adapted Physical Education3
HPEM 355Assessment and Technology in Health and Physical Education3
Health Education Courses
NUFD 182Nutrition: A Socioecological Perspective3
HLTH 215Drug Education in the Schools3
HLTH 222Mental Health in the Schools3
HLTH 295Sexuality Education in the Schools3
Teacher of Students with Disabilities Courses
SPED 568Teaching Methods for Inclusive Education3
SPED 579Special Education for Students with Disabilities3
SPED 584Assessment in Special Education and Classroom Practice3
SPED 585Technology for Inclusive Classrooms2-3
SPED 586Educational Planning for Adolescents with Disabilities3
SPED 588Positive Behavior Supports for Diverse Learners3
SPED 591Teaching Organization and Study Skills for the Inclusive Classroom2-3
Total Credits69-71