Health and Physical Education Courses

A total of 128 credit hours are required to earn a Bachelor of Science in Health/Physical Education. 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 IDOE/OEEL 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.

General Education - 42 credit hours

MA 113 College Algebra 
 or MA 153 Finite Mathematics
BIO 104 General Biology
BIO 154 Human Anatomy & Physiology
ENG 153 Intro to Literature
PSY 113 Principles of Psychology
Humanities elective - 3 credit hours
Social Science elective - 3 credit hours
ENG 103 English Composition I
ENG 113 English Composition II
SP 203 Effective Speaking 
 or COM 163 Interpersonal Communication
EXS 102 Lifetime Wellness
Gen Ed elective - 8 credit hours

Additional Requirements - 1 credit hour

UE 101 University Experience

Professional Studies Requirements Grades P-12 - 52 credit 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 252 School and Community Health
EDU 301 **Instructional Design Practicum
EDU 303 **Instructional Design
EDU 312 Exceptional Children in the Schools
EDU 322 Culturally Responsive Teaching
EDU 331 Reading in the Content Area Practicum
EDU 332 **Reading in the Content Area
EDU 362 Classroom Behavior and Environment
EDU 412 The Middle School
EDU 422 Middle School Methods
EDU 431 **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 473 Issues in American Public Education
EDU 482 **Student Teaching Seminar 

Health and Physical Education Requirements - 33 credit 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 233 Drug Education
EXS 243 Athletic Training
EXS 373 Health Promotions and Problems
EXS 273 Nutrition
EXS 333 Kinesiology
EXS 263 Motor Learning
HPE 352 Family Life Education
SM 223 History of PE and Sport
MGT 303 Risk Management

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

For a complete description of the above requirements, please go to the Course Catalog.