DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH, PHYSICAL EDUCATION AND RECREATION



Bachelor Of Science Degree In Health And Physical Education (Teaching)

Program Of Study

Bachelor Of Science Degree In Health, Physical Education And Recreation

Program Of Study

Endorsement In Driver Education





The curriculum of the Health, Physical Education, and Recreation (HPER) department is designed to meet and exceed state and national accreditation standards and to prepare students for their professional field of choice. At Albany State University, the HPER department offers two Bachelor of Science degrees: Bachelor of Science degree in Health and Physical Education-Teacher Education certification and a Bachelor of Science degree in Health, Physical Education, and Recreation. All students seeking initial Level-4 certification for the Bachelor of Science in Health and Physical Education (teaching) must apply for admission to Teacher Education and must meet all requirements set forth by the College of Education. (Please refer to the appropriate section in Teacher Education.) In addition, an endorsement in driver education is also offered.


The mission of the HPER department is to arm our students and stake-holders with the knowledge, skills and ability needed to enhance the health and welfare of society through the acquisition of knowledge, the significance of discovery, and the value of communication that leads to perpetual participation in physical and recreational endeavors. As an academic unit focusing on a multi-disciplinary approach to the study of health and human performance, the intent of the HPER department is to inspire a passion for continuous learning, to endorse healthy behaviors, and to indoctrinate our students to become fully certified leaders and valued members of society. The vision of the HPER department is to be acclaimed for distinction in academic instruction, innovative in scholarship, and renowned for highly prepared graduates.








BACHELOR OF SCIENCE DEGREE IN HEALTH AND PHYSICAL EDUCATION (TEACHING)

Area



Credit hours

Core Curriculum



(60 hours)

AREA A1

Communication Skills


6

AREA A2

Quantitative Skills


3

AREA B

Institutional Options


5

AREA C

Humanities, Fine Arts and Ethics


6

AREA D

Natural Science, Math & Tech


10

AREA E

Social Sciences


12

AREA F

Courses Related to Major

 

18

EDUC 2110

Invst Crit/Contemp Issues in Edu (3 hrs)



EDUC 2120

Explore Soci/Cul Perspec Div in Edu Cnt  (3 hrs)



EDUC 2199

Orientation to Teacher Education (0 hrs)



EDUC 2130

Exploring Teaching & Learning (3 hrs)



PEDH 1007

Aquatics (1 hrs)



BIOL 2411K

Anatomy & Physiology I (4 hrs)



BIOL 2412K

Anatomy & Physiology II (4 hrs)







Above The Core



(3 hours)





AREA G:

  Physical Education


(26 hours)

PEDH 1000-2000*

Skills Courses


7

PEDH 2213

Intro to HPER


3

PEDH 3384*

Adapted Physical Education & Diversity in the Classroom

3

PEDH 3394

Psychology of Coaching


3

PEDH 4460

Kinesiology


3

PEDH 4470

Physiology of Exercise


3

PEDH 4480

Major Seminar & Practice


1

PEDH 4482

Tests and Measurements


3

* Guided Physical Education Activity Courses







AREA H: Health Education Courses


(8 hours)

HEDP 1001

Intro to Wellness


1

HEDP 2250

Drug Education


2

HEDP 2267

First Aid and Safety


2

HEDP 3660

Current Issues in Health


3





AREA I: Education Courses


(26 hours)

EDUC 3306

Educational Psychology


3

EDUC 3350

Public School Health


3

ECEC 3352

Materials & Methods in Early Childhood Physical Education


3

EDUC 3363

Methods & Materials Secondary PE


3

EDUC 4400

Prep for Teaching


2

EDUC 4412

Student Teaching


12

SPED 3230

Cont Perspec Except Students


3





Total required for graduation


(125 hours)








PROGRAM OF STUDY FOR THE BACHELOR OF SCIENCE DEGREE IN HEALTH AND PHYSICAL EDUCATION-TEACHER EDUCATION

125 semester hours minimum

Freshman Year (Fall)


Spring



ASU 1201

Found of College Success

2

ENGL 1102

English Composition II

3

ENGL 1101

English Composition I

3

COMM 1100

Fund. of Public Speaking

3

MATH 1111

College Algebra

3

BIOL 1111 

Intro to Biology I

4

AREA C  ARAP 1100 or MUSC 1100

3

CSCI 1101

Intro to Computers

3

HIST 1002

Intro to African Diaspora

2

POSL 1101

U.S. & Georgia Gov.

3

HEDP 1001

Intro to Wellness

1

Subtotal

(16 hrs)

PEDH 1001

Team Sports

1




Subtotal


(15 hrs)










Sophomore Year  (Fall)


Spring



ENGL 2111

World Literature I

3

SOCI 2011

Principles of Sociology

3

BIOL 1112

Intro to Biology II

4

EDUC 2110

Investigating C & C Issues in Ed.

3

HIST 1111

Survey of World History I

3

EDUC 2120

Exploring Socio Cult/Perspec Div

3

PSYC 1101

General Psychology

3

HEDP 2250

Intro to Drug Education

2

PEDH 2213

Introduction to HPER

3

BIOL2411

Human Anatomy & Physiology I

4

PEDH  1008

Progressive Resistance

1

PEDH 1007

Aquatics

1

Subtotal


(17 hrs)

EDUC 2199

Orientation to Teacher Ed.

0




Subtotal


(16 hrs)







Junior Year (Fall)



Spring



EDUC  2130

Exploring Teaching & Learning

3

PEDH 4460

Kinesiology

3

BIOL 2412

Human Anatomy & Physiology II

4

EDUC 3350

Public School Health **

3

HEDP 2267

First Aid and Safety

2

PEDH 4480

Major Seminar & Practicum

1

PEDH 3384

Adapted PE & Diverse/Classroom

3

PEDH 4482

Test & Measu./Software

3

PEDH 3394

Psychology of Coaching

3

SPED  3230

Cont Perspec Except Stu.**

3

HEDP 3660

Current Issues in Health

3

PEDH 1002

Fitness

1

Subtotal


(18 hrs)

PEDH 1003

Recreation Skills I

1




PEDH 1010

Yoga

1




Subtotal


(16 hrs)







Senior Year (Fall)



Spring



PEDH 4470

Physiology of Exercises

3

EDUC 4412

Student Teaching **

12

EDUC 4400

Prep for Teachers **

2

Subtotal


(12 hrs)

ECEC 3352

M/M in Early Childhood PE **

3




EDUC 3306

Educational Psychology **

3




EDUC 3363

M/M in Secondary PE **

3




PEDH 1004

Recreational Skills II

1




PEDH 1005

Lifetime Skills I

1




Subtotal 


(16 hrs)





Students cannot take 3000-4000 level courses in ECEC, EDUC, and SPED until admission to Teacher Education requirements have been met.

**EDUC 2199 Orientation to Teacher Education non-credit mandatory course after admission to Teacher Education**

GACE I

2.5 GPA

EDUC 2110 Investigating C & C Issues in Education

GACE II is required for graduation







BACHELOR OF SCIENCE DEGREE IN HEALTH, PHYSICAL EDUCATION AND RECREATION

Area



Credit hours

Core Curriculum



(60 hours)

AREA A1

Communication Skills


6

AREA A2

Quantitative Skills


3

AREA B

Institutional Options


5

AREA C

Humanities, Fine Arts and Ethics


6

AREA D

Natural Science, Math & Tech


10

AREA E

Social Sciences


12

AREA F

Courses Related to Major

 

18

EDUC 2110

Invst.  Crit/Contemp Issues in Education (3 hrs)



EDUC 2120

Explore Soci/Cul Perspec Div in Edu Cnt (3 hrs)



EDUC 2130

Exploring Teaching & Learning (3 hrs)



**PEDH 1007

Aquatics (3 hrs)



BIOL 2411K

Anatomy & Physiology I (3 hrs)



BIOL 2412K

Anatomy & Physiology II (3 hrs)







Above The Core



(3 hours)





AREA G: Physical Education Theory Courses


(26 hours)

PEDH 1000-2000*    Skills Courses


8

PEDH 2213

Intro to HPER


3

PEDH 3384*

Adapted Phys Ed & Diversity in the Classroom


3

PEDH 3394

Psychology of Coaching


3

PEDH 4460

Kinesiology


3

PEDH 4470

Physiology of Exercise


3

PEDH 4482

Tests & Measurements


3

*Guided Physical Education activity courses.







AREA H: Health Education


(11 hours)

HEDP 1001

Intro to Wellness


1

HEDP 2250

Drug Education


2

HEDP 2267

First Aid and Safety Education


2

EDUC 3350

Public School Health


3

HEDP 3660

Current Issues in Health


3





AREA I: Recreation Courses


(15 hours)

RECD 2075

Outdoor Recreation


3

RECD 3045

Recreation  Facility/Equipment and Design


3

RECD 4002

Recreation  for Special  Population


3

RECD 4090

Administration and Supervision of  Recreation


3

RECD 4095

Recreation Practicum


3





Electives



(5 hours)

PEDH 2214

Games of Low Organization


2

PEDH 2272

Fund Coaching Football/Soccer


2

PEDH 2276

Fund Coaching Basketball/Volleyball


3





Total required for graduation


125 hours






PROGRAM OF STUDY FOR THE BACHELOR OF SCIENCE DEGREE IN HEALTH, PHYSICAL EDUCATION AND RECREATION-NON TEACHING

125 semester hours

Freshman Year (Fall)


Spring



ASU 1201

Foundations of College Success  

2

ENGL 1102

English Composition II

3

ENGL 1101

English Composition I

3

COMM 1100

Fund. of Public Speaking

3

MATH 1111

College Algebra

3

BIOL 1111

Intro to Biology I

4

AREA C  ARAP 1100 or MUSC 1100

3

CSCI 1101

Intro to Computers

3

HIST 1002 

Intro to African Diaspora

2

POSL 1101

U.S. & Georgia Government

3

HEDP 1001

Intro to Wellness

1

Subtotal


(16 hrs)

Subtotal

(14 hrs)










Sophomore Year  (Fall)


Spring



ENGL 2111

World Literature I

3

SOCI  2011 

Principles of Sociology

3-Jan

BIOL 1112

Intro to Biology II

4

EDUC 2110

Investigating C & C Issues in Ed.

3

HIST 1111

Survey of World History I

3

EDUC 2120 

Exploring Socio Cult/Perspec Div

3

PSYC 1101

General Psychology

3

HEDP 2250 

Intro to Drug Education

2

PEDH 2213

Introduction to HPER

3

BIOL  2411 

Human Anatomy & Physiology I

4

Subtotal


(16 hrs)

PEDH 1007  Aquatics

1




Subtotal


(16 hrs)







Junior Year (Fall)



Spring



EDUC 2130

Exploring Teaching & Learning

3

PEDH 4460

Kinesiology

3

BIOL 2412

Human Anatomy & Physiology II

4

EDUC 3350

Public School Health

3

PEDH 3384 

Adapted PE & Diverse/Classroom

3

PEDH 2276

Fund Coaching Bsktball/Volball

3

PEDH 3394

Psychology of Coaching

3

HEDP 2267

First Aid and Safety

2

HEDP 660

Current Issues in Health

3

PEDH 1002

Fitness

1

Subtotal    


(16 hrs) 

PEDH   1003

Recreation Skills I

1




PEDH   1001

Team Sports

1




Subtotal


(14 hrs)







Senior Year (Fall)



Spring



PEDH 4470

Physiology of Exercises

3

PEDH  4482

Tests & Measu.s/Software

3

RECD 3045

Rec. Fac. & Equip. and Design

3

RECD  2075

Outdoor Recreation

3

RECD 4002

Recreation for Special Population

3

RECD 4090

Admin. & Supervision of Rec

3

PEDH 1004

Recreational Skills II

1

RECD  4095 

Recreation Practicum

3

PEDH 1005

Lifetime Skills I

1

PEDH   1006 

Lifetime Skills II

1

PEDH 1010 

Yoga

1

PEDH 1008 

Progressive Resistance

1

PEDH 2272

Fund Coaching Football/Soccer

2

Subtotal


(14 hrs)

Subtota

(14 hrs)








ENDORSEMENT IN DRIVER EDUCATION

Candidates holding initial or higher certification are eligible for an endorsement in driver education by Georgia Professional Standards

Commission.


DEDP

4468

Driver and Traffic Safety Education

3

DEDP

4469

Teaching of Driver Safety

3

DEDP

4470

Multiple Car Facility

3