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Health & Physical Education (Aquatics & Fitness)

Curriculum

Freshman Year

First Semester

COURSE TITLE HRS
GE 102 Comp. and Lit. I 3
GE 115 College Algebra 3
GE 122 Freshman Seminar 1
GE 135 Into. to Music Lit. 2
GE 155 Prin. of Bio. Science 3
GE 155L Prin. of Bio. Science Lab 1
PE 239 Into. to Physical Ed. 2
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Second Semester

COURSE TITLE HRS
BIOL 207 Human Anatomy 4
GE 103 Comp. and Lit II 3
GE 130 Art Appreciation 2
GE 140 World Civil. I 3
GE 184 Dance (Folk & Square) 1
GE 185 Health Concepts 2
GE 186 Exerercise & Health Fitness 1
GE 194 Outdoor Activities 1
PE 240 Team Sports 1
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Sophomore Year

First Semester

COURSE TITLE HRS
BIOL 307 Human Physiology 4
GE 161 Elem. Modern Dance 1
GE 169 Weight Training 1
GE 178 Gymnastics 1
GE 187 Intermediate Tennis 1
GE 191 Racquetball 1
GE 201 World Lit. I 3
PE 208 Step Aerobics 1
PSY 212 General Psychology 3
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Second Semester

COURSE TITLE HRS
GE 142 Intro. to Geography 3
GE 202 World Lit. II 3
PE 209 Water Aerobics 1
PE 241 Individual Sports 3
PE 274 Fund. of Defense 1
PE 370 Kinesiology 1
PHYS 181 General Physics 3
PHYS 181L General Physics Lab 1
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Junior Year

First Semester

COURSE TITLE HRS
CHEM 101 General Chemistry I 3
CHEM 101L General Chemistry I Lab 1
PE 300 Exercise Physiology 3
PE 303 Fit. Thru Weight Training 2
PE 382 Curr. & Assessment 3
PE 388 Life Saving 3
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Second Semester

COURSE TITLE HRS
CR 202 Intramural Sports 2
PE 363 Group Games & Rhythms 1
PE 375 Managment Athletics& PE 3
PE 383 Aquatic Fitness 3
PE 389 Water Safety Instructor 2
PE 447 Prescriptive Exercise 4
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Senior Year

First Semester

COURSE TITLE HRS
HLTH 460 Contemp. Hlth. Educ. 2
PE 401 Motor Learning & Motor Behavior 3
PE 445 Prin. of Physical Ed. 3
PE 470 Adapted Physical Ed. 3
PSY 309 Educational Psychology 3
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Second Semester

COURSE TITLE HRS
PE 499 Aquatic/Fitness Internship 8
EDUC Electives 4
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Departmental Requirements:

  1. Certified First Aider by ARC (or HLTH 367 or PE 388)
  2. WSI (Water Safety Instructor) - PE 389
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