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Coursework

Please check with the Department of Teacher Education for credential requirements and locations in which the credential program track is offered.

Credential Total30 units
Required Courses for Master of Arts in Physical Education6 units
PE 551
Curriculum Theory and Design in Physical Education
3
PE 582
Seminar in Professional Literature in Physical Education and Sport
3
Content Courses6 units
Select one of the following:
PE 555
Sociological and Ethical Issues in Sport
3
PE 565
Physical Education, Athletics, and the Law
3
PE 570
Leadership and Administration of Physical Education and Athletic Programs
3
PE 578
Sport Psychology
3
Select one of the following:
PE 560
Sports Medicine
3
PE 575
Advanced Principles of Physical Conditioning
3
PE 580
Wellness and Fitness for Life
3
Final Courses – Required6 units
(To be taken after all other coursework/student teaching are completed)
PE 584
Assessment, Evaluation, and Technology in Physical Education and Exercise Science
3
PE 589
Physical Education and Exercise Science Capstone
3
Master’s Degree Total18 units
Total units credential and master’s degree:48 units
Note: This information is current for the 2013–14 academic year; however, all stated academic information is subject to change. Please refer to the current Academic Catalog for more information.