Physical Education

The Physical Education Major consists of a minimum of 34 credit hours.

Classes must include:
  • PE 150 Introduction to Physical Education 1cr
  • PE 233 Theory and Principals of Sport Management 3 cr
  • PE 240 Phil., Hist., and Organizational Perspectives in Physical Education 3 cr
  • PE 315 Teaching of Team Sports 3 cr
  • PE 320 Sport and Society 3 cr
  • PE 325 Teaching of Individual Sports 3 cr
  • PE 333 Management and Development of Facilities 3 cr
  • PE 350 Recreational Leadership 3 cr
  • PE 370 Kinesiology 3 cr
  • PE 410 Measurement and Evaluation in Physical Education 3 cr

One of the following:

  • PE 343 Sports Marketing and Promotions 3 cr
  • PE 387 Fitness Assessment and Prescription 3 cr
  • PE 440 Physiology of Exercise 3 cr

One of the following:

  • PE 473 Senior Project 3 cr
  • PE 486 Internship in Physical Education 3 cr

For further assistance contact:

Dr. Barbara Tyree, Director
Physical Education/Teacher Education Programs
Email:  barbara.tyree@valpo.edu