Physical Education - Pedagogy (MA) - Fall 2021 Cohort

Tentative course schedule
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Fall 2021
PEMES
6222
Sport Psychology
Current sport psychology research and its relevance to coaches and athletes. Emphasis on the areas of sport personalogy, competitiveness, motivation, attention, self-concept, attitudes, competitive anxiety, and goal-setting. Stress management techniques and other psychological skills applicable to the sport setting.
3 unit(s)
PEMES
6273
Contemporary and Inclusive Issues in Physical Education
Examination and analysis of continuing concerns and issues in the profession. Examination of strategies to fully engage all participants in physical education classes irrespective of a disability or any other attribute. (Variable)
3 unit(s)

Applies to Certificate in Adapted Physical Education

Spring 2022
PEMES
6230
Curriculum Theory and Design in Physical Education
Investigation of the curriculum development process, standards based curriculum, contemporary models, selection and sequencing of developmentally appropriate content and activities K-college, and coaching curriculum. Intended to meet the needs and interests of K-12 teachers as well as college teacher/coaches.
3 unit(s)
PEMES
6231
Effective Teaching and Behavioral Management in Physical Education
Study of the skills and techniques that successful teachers use to make classes appropriate and beneficial for students. Discussion of effective discipline, motivation, and planning techniques. Includes techniques for self-study to determine teaching effectiveness and demonstrate student learning. Special focus on behavioral management strategies to enhance learning during physical education classes. (Variable)
3 unit(s)

Applies to the Adapted Physical Education Certificate

Summer 2022
PEMES
6289
Seminar in Physical Education
Special topics as indicated in the Schedule of Classes. May be repeated when topics vary up to a maximum of 12 credits.
3 unit(s)
Fall 2022
PEMES
6240
Advanced Adapted Physical Education
This advanced course will explore how to create physical education programs for students with disabilities. The course will present students with information about legislation, a variety of disabilities, advanced topics in assessment and curriculum related to Adapted Physical Education.
3 unit(s)

Applies to the Adapted Physical Education Certificate

PEMES
6241
Advanced Assessment in Physical Education
3 unit(s)

Applies to the Adapted Physical Education Certificate

Spring 2023
KAHHS
6290
Research Methods for KAHHS
Introduction to processes of research in health, physical education, and leisure services with an emphasis on critical analysis of literature, and identification of viable research projects.
3 unit(s)
PEMES
6299
Research
Fee assessed separately for laboratory materials and/or binding of thesis/research paper. May be repeated for maximum of 6 hours. Prerequisite(s): consent of department.
3 unit(s)
Summer 2023
KAHHS
6210
Quantitative Methods in KAHHS
Practical statistical applications commonly used in athletic training, health promotion and education, physical education, and leisure, youth and human services with a focus on the analysis and interpretation of data through the use of computer software packages.
3 unit(s)
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