PHED 3675 Physical Education in Middle and Secondary Schools 3/3/4

Prerequisite: Admission to Teacher Education program and PHED 3671 and College of Education field experience documentation required

This course develops pedagogical skills and knowledge related to teaching physical education to middle and secondary school students. The course develops an understanding of the characteristics and needs of middle and secondary students, developmentally appropriate curriculum content in middle and secondary school physical education and effective teaching skills for middle and secondary school physical education. The course provides opportunities to observe in the gymnasium and outdoor environments and to plan, teach and evaluate physical education lessons.