Physical Education

Physical Education

Physical Education Core

The Physical Education core is required for all three majors offered by the Department. Additionally, BSC 2040, Human Biology, or its equivalent is required as a prerequisite for at least one course in the Physical Education Teacher Education and Sport Management majors, and BSC 3110 and BSC 3210, Human Anatomy & Physiology I & II, are part of the Exercise Science major.

PREFIX COURSE HRS.
PED 2000 First Aid and CPR 1
PED 2020 Introduction to Physical Education 3
PED 3003 The Care and Prevention of Injuries 3
PED 4012 Exercise Physiology 4
PED 4024 Org and Adm of Phy Ed, Sports, & Intramural Act. 3

Exercise Science

With a major in exercise science, you’ll be ready for a career in corporate or commercial
fitness/wellness, hospital or nursing centers, community health or recreation agencies, a variety of sports-related fields, and graduate or professional fitness, health promotion, or therapy programs.

Major in Exercise Science

The major in Exercise Science consists of 54 credit hours in exercise science, science, and physical education and 14 credit hours in the Physical Education core. A minor is not required.

The required Exercise Science courses are:

PREFIX COURSE HRS.
BSC 3110 Human Anatomy I 4
BSC 3210 Human Anatomy II 4
BSC 3060 Human Nutrition 3
COM 4061 Career Planning 1
PED 2E75 Exercise Science Practicum 1
PED 3013 Motor Learning and Development 3
PED 3033 Teaching Health and Personal Fitness 3
PED 3034 Adapted Physical Education and Recreation 3
PED 3054 Geriatric Exercise 3
PED 4010 Principles of Strength and Conditioning 3
PED 4013 Kinesiology/Biomechanics I 3
PED 4014 Kinesiology/Biomechanics II 3
PED 4E85 Exercise Science Internship 6
PSY 3022 Sports Psychology 3
SCI 1120 Chemistry I 4
SCI 2130 Physics I 4
SCI/TST 3050 The Practice of Science and Theological Thought 3

Students planning to seek admission to a physical/occupational therapy or other health care program should add the following pre-professional program requirements:

PREFIX COURSE HRS.
PSY 2010 Lifespan Development 3
SCI 1220 Chemistry II 4
SCI 2210 Physics II 4
SCI 3090 Science Research Seminar 3

Physical Education: Grades K–12

Major in Physical Education Teacher Education: Grades K-12

The major in Physical Education Teacher Education: Grades K-12 consists of 24 credit hours in physical education; 14 credit hours in the Physical Education core; 6 credit hours in methods; and 40 credit hours in Foundational Core and Professional Semester courses from the Department of Teacher Education. Students who satisfactorily complete the prescribed program satisfy the State of Florida requirements for teacher certification. A minor is not required.

The required Physical Education courses are:

PREFIX COURSE HRS.
PED 3013 Motor Learning and Development 3
PED 3022 Teaching Rhythms and Games for Young Children 3
PED 3023 Teaching Individual and Dual Sports 3
PED 3024 Teaching Team Sports 3
PED 3033 Teaching Health and Personal Fitness 3
PED 3034 Adapted Physical Education and Recreation 3
PED 3043 Theory and Practice of Coaching Sports 3
PED 4013 Kinesiology/Biomechanics I 3

The required methods courses are:

PREFIX COURSE HRS.
EDU 3040 Teaching Reading in the Content Areas 3
EDU 4030 Methods of Teaching Physical Education 3

The required Foundational Core and Professional Semester
(Taken by all Teacher Education students)

The required Foundational Core courses are:

PREFIX COURSE HRS.
EDU 2000 Foundations of Education 3
EDU 2010 Life Span Development 3
EDU 3000 Instructional Technology 3
EDU 3010 Curriculum Design & Instructional Strategies 3
EDU 3020 Affirming Diversity 3
EDU 3175 Practicum I 1
EDU 3275 Practicum II 1
EDU 4175 Practicum III 1
EDU 4275 Practicum IV 0
EDX 3000 Foundations of Exceptional Student Education 3
EDX 3050 Assessment and Evaluation K-12 3
EDU 4070 Comprehensive Strategies for ESOL 3

The required Professional Semester courses are:

PREFIX COURSE HRS.
EDX 4055 Classroom and Behavior Management 3
EDU 4085 Teacher Education Internship 10

Sport Management

Major in Sport Management

The major in Sport Management consists of 48 credit hours in sport management, physical education, business, and communication, and 14 credit hours in the Physical Education core. A minor is not required.

The required Sport Management courses are:

PREFIX COURSE HRS.
ACC 2051 Principles of Financial Accounting 3
BUS 2000 Introduction to Business 3
BUS 3006 Principles of Management 3
BUS 3010 Marketing 3
BUS 3061 Business Law I 3
COM 3034 Public Relations 3
COM 3063 Communication Elements and Theories 3
COM 4061 Career Planning 1
ECO 2001 Principles of Economics: Macro 3
PED 2175 Sport Management Practicum Followership 1
PED 2275 Sport Management Practicum Leadership/Mgmt. 1
PED 3043 Theory and Practice of Coaching Sports 3
PED 3045 Special Topics 3
PED 3054 Geriatric Exercise 3
PED 4033 Sports Marketing and Public Relations 3
PED 4043 Athletic Facility and Event Management 3
PED 4S85 Sport Management Internship 6
PSY 3022 Sports Psychology 3

Honor Societies

Alpha Chi: Graduates with 3.5 GPA or higher, in the upper 10% of their class, who have been at Warner University for more than a year (Medallion with Blue & Green) 

Alpha Lambda Delta: Students inducted into this freshman honor society earned a 3.5 GPA and have maintained it to wear cords at graduation (Red & White cords).

Minors Available

Minor in Coaching

The minor in Coaching consists of 18 credit hours:

PREFIX COURSE HRS.
PED 2000 First Aid and CPR 1
PED 3003 The Care and Prevention of Injuries 3
PED 3043 Theory and Practice of Coaching Sports 3
PED 4024 Org and Adm of Phy Ed, Sports, & Intramural Act. 3
PED 4075 Coaching Practicum 2
PSY 3022 Sports Psychology 3
  Plus 3 credit hours in Physical Education. 3

Minor in Exercise Science

The minor in Exercise Science consists of 18 credit hours:

PREFIX COURSE HRS.
PED 3033 Teaching Health and Personal Fitness 3
PED 4012 Exercise Physiology 4
PED 4013 Kinesiology/Biomechanics I 3
PED 4014 Kinesiology/Biomechanics II 3
  Plus 5 credit hours from the Exercise Science major. 5

Minor in Sport Management

The minor in Sport Management consists of 18 credit hours:

PREFIX COURSE HRS.
PED 3043 Theory and Practice of Coaching Sports 3
PED 4024 Org and Adm of Phy Ed, Sports, & Intramural Act. 3
PED 4033 Sports Marketing and Public Relations 3
PED 4043 Athletic Facility and Event Management 3
  Plus 6 credit hours from the Sport Management major. 6

No more than three credit hours may be applied to the minor from the School of Business and/or three credit hours from the Department of Communication Arts.