Apr 12, 2024  
2016-2017 Academic Catalogue 
    
2016-2017 Academic Catalogue [ARCHIVED CATALOGUE]

Kinesiology, B.A.


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Requirements


Physical Education Concentration:


STA 201 (Statistical Methods I) plus 5-12 course credits to include: KIN *111, *206, *207 (or BIO 207), *237, *309, **311, **318, *324 or *331, 327, and *334. KIN 324 is required for students seeking K-6 certification. KIN 331 is required for those seeking 7-12 certification. In addition to the foregoing requirements, prospective teachers must also apply for admission to the Teacher Education Program (before December 1 of their sophomore year) and complete coursework for elementary and/or secondary certification described under Education. Students who do not complete KIN 324 or 331 and the requirements of the Education Program may complete a major in Kinesiology by completing the other course requirements as specified in this paragraph. Students who are interested in pursuing K-12 certification to teach physical education should seek admission to the Teacher Education Program. See the Education department section for application and certification information.

*Must be completed prior to student teaching.
**At least one must be completed prior to student teaching.

Coaching Endorsement or Authorization:


To obtain a Coaching Endorsement the individual must complete a major in Elementary Education or coursework leading to secondary certification and be granted an Iowa Teaching Certificate. The Coaching Authorization is available to those who do not complete teaching certification requirements or who do not hold an Iowa Teaching Certificate. Both the Endorsement and the Authorization qualify an individual to be a head coach or an assistant coach in any sport offered in the Iowa public schools. Students who complete one of the following programs may apply for the Endorsement or the Authorization through the Education Department.

Coaching Endorsement:


KIN 205  and KIN 237 , and completion of a major in Elementary Education or coursework leading to secondary certification

Coaching Authorization:


KIN 205  and KIN 237 .

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