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This minor is for students who would like to earn an additional authorization for teaching in a single-subject setting. It is ideal for students majoring in another area, heading towards teaching and would like to lay a foundation for being able to pass the California Subject Examinations for Teachers (CSET) in physical education. Although single subject has traditionally been grades 7-12, many school districts are hiring physical education specialists at elementary schools as well.

Highlights

  • This minor is ideal for students who are majoring in another subject area with the intention of earning a teaching credential, and would like to develop a foundation for the California Subject Examinations for Teachers (CSET) in physical education

Career opportunities

A minor in physical education teaching will help you earn an additional authorization for teaching in a single-subject setting.

Program director

Devin Beasley, Ed.D.
Devin Beasley, Ed.D.

Assistant Professor of Kinesiology

Course listing

Required Courses (19 Units)

CodeTitleUnits
KIN 320Theory of Physical Education3
KIN 331Fundamentals of Motor Behavior4
KIN 331LFundamentals of Motor Behavior Lab0
KIN 340Measurement Evaluation3
KIN 385Kinesiology Practicum1

Select two of the following courses

CodeTitleUnits
KIN 251Foundations of Kinesiology3
KIN 270Nutrition3
KIN 395Sport and Exercise Psychology3

Select two units from the following courses

CodeTitleUnits
KIN 345Analysis of Individual and Dual Sports2
KIN 351Analysis of Team Sports2
KIN 357Analysis of Outdoor Activities1
KIN 359Analysis of Fundamental Movements1
KIN 368Analysis of Aquatics1
KIN 369Analysis of Fitness Activities1
KIN 370Analysis of Non-Traditional Sports1