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Degree Course Requirements

In addition to the required general education courses, the professional studies requirements and content requirements are listed below.

Professional Studies Requirements (Grades K-12 - 47 Hours)
EDU 111 Freshman Practicum
EDU 211 Sophomore Practicum
EDU 212 Introduction to Music Fundamentals
EDU 222 Educational Psychology - Elementary
EDU 232 Educational Psychology - Middle/Secondary Teachers
EDU 242 PE for the Elementary Teacher
EDU 301 **Introduction to Teaching Practicum
EDU 303 **Introduction to Teaching
EDU 311 Junior Practicum
EDU 312 Exceptional Children in the Schools
EDU 333 **Reading in the Content Area
EDU 412 The Middle School
EDU 422 Middle School Methods
EDU 432 **Practicum in Teaching—Secondary
EDU 442 **Special Methods - Secondary Teacher
EDU 462 **Educational Measurement
EDU 463 *Educational Media and Technology
EDU 470 **Supervised Student Teaching
EDU 471 **Student Teaching Seminar
EDU 473 Issues in American Public Education

Health and Physical Requirements (42 Hours)
EXS 103 Teaching Sport and Recreation Activities I
EXS 123 Teaching Sport and Recreation Activities II
EXS 131 First Aid (waived if valid CPR)
EXS 212 Adaptive PE
EXS 243 Athletic Training
EXS 273 Nutrition
EXS 332 Drug Education
EXS 333 Kinesiology
EXS 373 Health Problems
EXS 433 Developing Health Promotion Programs
EXS 463 Motor Learning
HPE 342 School and Community Health
HPE 352 Family Life Education
SM 223 History of PE and Sport
SM 253 Risk Management
SM 413 Organization and Administration of PE and Athletics

General Education (42 Hours)

Mathematics
MA 113 College Algebra or
MA 153 Finite Mathematics

Science
BIO 104 General Biology
BIO 254 Human Anatomy

Humanities and Social Science
ENG 153 Intro to Literature
PSY 113 Principles of Psychology
Humanities elective (3)
Social Science elective (3)

Communication
ENG 103 English Composition I
ENG 113 English Composition II
SP 203 or COM 163

Other
EXS 102 Lifetime Wellness
Gen Ed elective (8)

Additional Requirements (1)
UE 101 University Experience

TOTAL HOURS = 132

*Course meets general education computer literacy requirement
**Course must be taken at Trine

Note: The courses you need to complete to be eligible for licensure in Indiana may change from what is presented. New requirements for licensure have been approved by the IDE/OELD and the governor. When new standards are developed and additional interpretations of the new licensing requirements are made, changes will be made on this website.