Aug 19, 2019  
2018-19 Undergraduate Bulletin 
    
2018-19 Undergraduate Bulletin [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Kinesiology Physical Education Teacher Education (EC-12), B.S.


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Kinesiology majors have the option to specialize in physical education teacher education (EC-12) or in fitness and human performance. Both of these programs require all students be able to participate in vigorous physical activities. Successful completion of the physical fitness tests is required for all students enrolled in KIN 100  and KIN 340 . Failure to pass all test items results in a withheld grade.

Kinesiology EC-12 majors are required to take BIO 123  or BIO 238  and PHY 101  as part of the quantitative skills and science requirements of the Bachelor of Science. Kinesiology EC-12 majors also must complete KIN 234 , KIN 235  and KIN 236  prior to internship (SED 450 /SED 460 ) and KIN 353  and KIN 417  prior to student teaching. EC-12 majors must earn a grade of C or better in all required activity courses: KIN 234 , KIN 235  and KIN 236 .

A grade of at least C in KIN 234 , KIN 235 , KIN 236 ; and a 2.75 GPA in coursework completed at SFA along with a 2.75 GPA in coursework completed in the major and minor fields, considered separately at SFA. These required averages are based on those courses in each category that are included in the student’s official degree plan.

Kinesiology Physical Education Teacher Education (EC-12)


1. Core Curriculum Requirements (42 hours)


A. Communication (6 hours)


B. Mathematics (3 hours)


C. Life and Physical Sciences (6 hours)


Three hours from:

D. Language, Philosophy and Culture (3 hours)


E. Creative Arts (3 hours)


F. American History (6 hours)


G. Government/Political Science (6 hours)


H. Social and Behavioral Sciences (3 hours)


I. Component Area Option (6 hours)


4. Total minimum semester hours for degree plan is 120 semester hours.


5. A grade of at least C in each freshman English course


6. All students must satisfy provisions of the Texas Success Initiative program.


See TSI Information  elsewhere in this bulletin.

7. Sample degree plan available on department website.


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