PHED 3401 Integrating Technology into Health and Physical Education 3/0/3

Prerequisite: Admission to Teacher Education program and ( MEDT 2401 with a minimum grade of C or CISM 2201 with a minimum grade of C or CS 1030 with a minimum grade of C or GEOL 2002 with a minimum grade of C or CS 1000 with a minimum grade of C or CS 1020 with a minimum grade of C )

This course concentrates on ways to integrate technology into the health and physical education curriculum. Students will utilize the latest in technology to enhance instruction in the gym. Students will build on their basic computer skills and develop instructional proficiency in the following areas: (1) Georgia's Performance Standards for Curriculum, (2) Integration of Modem and Emerging Technologies into Instructional Practice, (3) Classroom Management in the Classroom and the Gymnasium, (4) New Designs for Teaching and Learning, and (5) Enhanced Pedagogical Practices. This course satisfies the Georgia Special Technology Requirement. Laboratory experiences will be included in the course. Requires a minimum of 9 hours of upper education course work.