Bachelor of Science, Major in Kinesiology, Physical Education Teacher Education (PETE)

This degree track prepares students to teach Physical Education at the Pre-K through 12th grade level in the state of Texas. Students will participate in methods and student teaching as their culminating component of the degree. Students will be prepared to sit for the Texas Physical Education exam. The content of the program is aligned with the Society of Health and Physical Educator (SHAPE) and Council for the Accreditation of Educator Preparation (CAEP) Initial PETE standards.

Bachelor of Science, Major in Kinesiology with PETE
Core Curriculum
Component Area I (Communication)6
Component Area II (Mathematics)3
Component Area III (Life and Physical Science)8
Component Area IV (Language, Philosophy, and Culture)3
Component Area V (Creative Arts)3
Component Area VI (U.S. History)6
Component Area VII (Political Science/Government)6
Component Area VIII (Social and Behavioral Sciences)3
Component Area IX (Component Area Option)4
Degree Specific Requirements
BIOL 2403Human Anatomy & Physiology I 14
or BIOL 2401 Human Anatomy
BIOL 2404Human Anatomy & Physiology II 14
or BIOL 2402 Human Physiology
FACS 2362Nutrition 23
Major Core
KINE 1331Foundations Of Kinesiology3
KINE 2115Lifetime Health and Wellness 31
KINE 3362Functional Kinesiology3
KINE 3364Motor Learning3
KINE 3373Physiology Of Exercise3
Major
KINE 1110Racquet Sports1
KINE 1113Basketball And Soccer1
KINE 1114Rhythmic Activities & Dance1
KINE 2113Softball And Volleyball1
KINE 2114Wgt Train & Phy Conditioning1
KINE 3117Competency in Motor Skills (PETE majors only) 41
KINE 3363Assessment In Kinesiology3
KINE 3367Lifespan Motor Development3
KINE 3368Skill Themes & Mvmnt Concepts (PETE majors only) 23
ATTR 3370Prevention & Care of Injuries3
KINE 3375Teaching Secondary Phys Educ (PETE majors only) 2, 53
KINE 3372Team& Indv/Dual Sprt Skll Anal3
KINE 4363Elementary Physical Education (PETE majors only) 2, 63
KINE 4364Fitness Education 23
KINE 4369Adapted Physical Activity 23
Select 2 of the following restrictive electives 76
Sports In Contemp Society
Advanced Strength Training
Sport and Exercise Psychology
Secondary Education Minor Required
CISE 3384The Teaching Profession 83
Methods Block
CISE 4364Mth Tch Secondary Schools 93
CISE 4378Content Literacy 103
CISE 4379Differentiated Pedagogy 93
CISE 4380Respon Of Pro Educator 103
Student Teaching
CIEE 4392Std Tch Elementary School3
CISE 4394Creatng Env For Lrng-Secondary3
CISE 4396Std Tch Secondary Classroom3
Total Hours120

Notes

Physical Education Teacher candidates must be in the Healthy Fitness Zones of at least two of the health-related fitness components of the FITNESSGRAM battery test (body composition, muscular strength and endurance, flexibility, and aerobic capacity) before enrolling in student teaching (CISE 4394CISE 4396, and CIEE 4392).

All KINE/ATTR majors and/or minors must earn a "C" or better for all KINE and ATTR courses.

KINE 3362 requires a prerequisite of BIOL 2401 orBIOL 2403 and 60+ hours. Students may co-enroll with BIOL course.

ATTR 3370, requires a prerequisite of BIOL 2403 or BIOL 2401 and 60 + hours.

KINE 3363, KINE 3373KINE 3368, and KINE 3375 require Junior Standing. 

KINE 4363 has a prerequisite of KINE 3368.  Field-based experiences required.

KINE 1331 should be taken your Freshman or Sophomore year

CISE 3384 is the prerequisite to all Secondary Education Program Courses.  The student must have at least 32 hours on the transcript to enroll for this course. 

CISE 4380 and CISE 4378 require 20 hours of Field Experience (10 hours per course). Physical Education teacher education candidates must to take their physical education content certification exam and score a minimum of 75% in order to take the 158 TExES Physical Education EC – 12 certification exam. Physical Education teacher education candidates must apply to the Education Preparation Program and meet Ed Prep and the Secondary Education Program requirements including a 2.75 GPA to enroll in CISE 4364 and CISE 4379

CISE 4364 and CISE 4379 require the following prerequisites: CISE 3384, CISE 4378, & CISE 4380; Admission to the Educator Preparation Program; and 60 hours of Field Experience (30 hours per course).  Physical Education Teacher Candidates must apply for Student Teaching during this semester, take the 158 TExES Physical Education EC–12 certification exam, and take the practice Pedagogy and Professional Responsibilities (PPR) certification test. 

First Year
FallHoursSpringHours
Component Area V3Component Area IV3
ENGL 130113Component Area VIII3
HIST 130123BIOL 2403 or 240154
KINE 11101ENGL 130213
KINE 13313HIST 130223
KINE 211531KINE 11131
MATH 1314 or 133243 
 17 17
Second Year
FallHoursSpringHours
Component Area IX3ATTR 33703
KINE 21131CISE 338493
BIOL 2404 or 240254KINE 33723
FACS 236263KINE 33623
KINE 3388, 4314, or 433573KINE 21141
POLS 230583POLS 230683
 17 16
Third Year
FallHoursSpringHours
KINE 11141CISE 4378103
KINE 33633CISE 4380103
KINE 33643KINE 43636, 113
KINE 33673KINE 436463
KINE 336863KINE 436963
KINE 33733 
 16 15
Fourth Year
FallHoursSpringHours
CISE 4364123CIEE 43923
CISE 4379123CISE 43943
KINE 3117131CISE 43963
KINE 33756, 143 
KINE 3388, 4314, or 433573 
 13 9
Total Hours: 120

Notes

Physical Education Teacher candidates must be in the Healthy Fitness Zones of at least two of the health-related fitness components of the FITNESSGRAM battery test (body composition, muscular strength and endurance, flexibility, and aerobic capacity) before enrolling in student teaching (CISE 4394CISE 4396, and CIEE 4392 .

All KINE/ATTR majors and/or minors must earn a "C" or better for all KINE and ATTR courses.

KINE 3362 requires a prerequisite ofBIOL 2401 or BIOL 2403 and 60+ hours. Students may co-enroll with BIOL course.

ATTR 3370 requires a prerequisite of BIOL 2401 or BIOL 2403 and 60+ hours.

KINE 3373  requires a prerequisite of BIOL 2401/BIOL 2402 OR BIOL 2403/BIOL 2404.

KINE 3363, KINE 3373, KINE 3368, and KINE 3375 require Junior Standing. 

KINE 4363 has a prerequisite of KINE 3368.  Field-based experiences required.

KINE 1331 should be taken your Freshman or Sophomore year

CISE 3384 is the prerequisite to all Secondary Education Program Courses.  The student must have at least 32 hours on the transcript to enroll for this course. 

CISE 4380 and CISE 4378 require 20 hours of Field Experience (10 hours per course). Physical Education teacher education candidates must to take their physical education content certification exam and score a minimum of 75% in order to take the 158 TExES Physical Education EC – 12 certification exam. Physical Education teacher education candidates must apply to the Education Preparation Program and meet Ed Prep and the Secondary Education Program requirements including a 2.75 GPA to enroll in CISE 4364 and CISE 4379

CISE 4364 and CISE 4379 require the following prerequisites: CISE 3384, CISE 4378, & CISE 4380; Admission to the Educator Preparation Program; and 60 hours of Field Experience (30 hours per course).  Physical Education Teacher Candidates must apply for Student Teaching during this semester, take the 158 TExES Physical Education EC–12 certification exam, and take the practice Pedagogy and Professional Responsibilities (PPR) certification test. 

Students must either take BIOL 2401 and BIOL 2402 as an 8 hour sequence, or they can take BIOL 2403 and BIOL 2404 as an 8 hour sequence.