Physical Education

Physical Education (Grades K-12) is available as a stand-alone program or in combination with Health Education (Grades K-12).

Applicable Degree: Bachelor of Science

BIOL 201 Human Biology Laboratory

BIOL 203 Human Biology

BIOL 211 Anatomy and Physiology I Laboratory

BIOL 213 Anatomy and Physiology I

BIOL 221 Anatomy and Physiology II Laboratory

BIOL 223 Anatomy and Physiology II

PHED 133 First Aid and CPR

PHED 262 Movement and Rhythms

EDPE 433 Curriculum, Theory and Methods of Physical Education for Grades PK - 4

EDPE 443 Curriculum, Theory and Methods of Physical Education for Grades 5 - 12

EXSC 233 Care and Prevention of Athletic Injuries/Illnesses

EXSC 283 History and Philosophy of Sport

EXSC 313 Exercise Physiology I

EXSC 343 Motor Learning and Control

EXSC 363 Adapted Physical Activity

EXSC 411 Exercise Testing and Prescription Laboratory

EXSC 413 Exercise Testing and Prescription

EXSC 433 Biomechanics

SMGT 333 Sport Sociology

SMGT 433 Sport Psychology

KACT 101F Fitness Theory and Practice

KHSC 333 Health and Wellness

EDUC 210 Field Experience I Seminar

EDCL 211 Teaching Field Experience I

EDPS 383 Psychology of Teaching and Learning

EDUC 213 Foundational Perspectives of Education

EDUC 301 Professional Growth and Portfolio Development

EDUC 303 Methods of Teaching

EDUC 373 Technology and Instructional Media

PSYC 313 Human Growth and Development

PSYC 333 Child Psychology

PSYC 343 Adolescent Psychology

EDUC 410 Field Experience II

EDCL 411 Teaching Field Experience II

EDPS 453 The Exceptional Child

EDRD 423 Integration of Literacy in the Content Areas

EDUC 401 Professional Growth and Portfolio Development II

ETOP 423 Classroom and Behavior Management

ELCL 476 Student Teaching: Elementary School

ESCL 476 Student Teaching: Secondary School

EDUC 471 Student Teaching Seminar

All degree plans reflect the new Missouri Department of Elementary and Secondary Education (DESE) certification rules which take effect August 1, 2017. Candidates able to complete all requirements for graduation and certification by July 31, 2017, may opt to finish under the outgoing compendium requirements.


Ms. Kathleen C. Wendt
Director of Teacher Certification Advising
Office: FLD-312
Phone: 314-392-2324

Mrs. Ricki Roth
Undergraduate Education Advisor
Office: FLD-349
Phone: 314-744-7656

Mr. Lowell Pitzer
Assistant Professor of Education; Program Coordinator for Health and Physical Education
Office: FLD-341
Phone: 314-392-2317