Jul 15, 2019  
2009 - 2010 Catalog of Courses 
    
2009 - 2010 Catalog of Courses [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Exercise Science - Exercise Science K-12 Teaching Option


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The Exercise Science K-12 Teaching option gives high-quality academic preparation to students who wish to become Colorado licensed K-12 physical education teachers. This option is extremely demanding and requires careful planning and advising. Students choosing this option should consult an Exercise Science Department advisor as early as possible in their careers, and should read the Teacher Education Section of this catalog for the steps and requirements for applying to the Teacher Education Licensure Program .
 

REQUIREMENTS FOR A BACHELOR OF ARTS DEGREE WITH A MAJOR IN EXERCISE SCIENCE - EXERCISE SCIENCE K-12 TEACHING OPTION:


General Education - Credits: 39


See General Education Requirements .

Subtotal Specific Departmental Requirements - Credits: 48


Subtotal Auxiliary Requirements - Credits: 15


Total Major Requirements - Credits: 63


Subtotal Education Requirements - Credits: 34


NOTE: Admission to Teacher Education required for all 300- and 400-level Education courses.

Free Electives (variable)


TOTAL REQUIRED FOR GRADUATION - CREDITS: 120-126**


** Students may complete this degree within the 126-credit maximum, but to do so they must use courses from the major to complete certain General Education requirements (e.g., ED 222, ES 242, Bio 234, and Psyc 157). Using these courses to meet both major and Gen Ed requirements enables the student to complete within the 126-credit limit.

Note to transfer and former students: If you have taken any of your major requirements and received a different number of credits than listed above, you may need to complete additional major credit requirements.

Note: Some special grade and GPA requirements exist for admission to the Teacher Education Licensure Program and permission to student teach. See Teacher Education section for information.

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