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HPE 200. Movement I

Credits: 3 View Details
Description: Explores rhythmic activities, spatial elements, and individual skills. Permission required.
Semester Offered:
  • Fall
  • Spring


HPE 207. Movement II

Credits: 3 View Details
Description: Movement analysis and correction, specialized skills, and team building.
Prerequisites: HPE 200
Semester Offered:
  • Fall
  • Spring


HPE 295. Foundations of HPE

Credits: 3 View Details
Description: Historical, psycho-social and philosophical foundations of health and physical education.
Semester Offered: Fall


HPE 298. Contemporary Health and Wellness Issues

Credits: 3 View Details
Description: Health promotion, communicable and non communicable diseases, personal and cultural health habits, consumerism, safety, environmental health, goals and decision making skills and techniques.
Semester Offered:
  • Fall
  • Spring


HPE 310. Nutrition and Implications of a Healthy Diet

Credits: 3 View Details
Description: Overview of the basic principles of nutrition and its influence upon the heart, chronic diseases and fitness.
Semester Offered: Fall


HPE 320. Drugs and Mental Health

Credits: 3 View Details
Description: Use, abuse and misuse of mood modifying substances, drug history, regulations, classifications, effects, treatment, and prevention strategies. Mental health issues, methods to better personal health behaviors. Complies with requirements of M.S.A. 126.05.3
Semester Offered: Spring


HPE 375. Methods of K-12 in PE

Credits: 3 View Details
Description: Course offers "in-depth" study and application of effective teaching and learning in the Physical Education classroom.
Prerequisites: HPE 207
Corequisites: HPE 376
Semester Offered:
  • Fall
  • Spring


HPE 376. Field Experience in Physical Education: Grades PreK-12

Credits: 1 View Details
Description: Practical experience in regular physical education settings, grades PreK-12. Minimum number of hours is 30.
Corequisites: HPE 375
Semester Offered:
  • Fall
  • Spring


HPE 407. Advanced Fitness and Conditioning

Credits: 3 View Details
Description: Basic principles and functions of the human body with applied fundamentals of fitness and wellness as they relate to behavior, physiological function and physical activity. Majors only.
Prerequisites: HPE 310
Semester Offered:
  • Fall
  • Spring


HPE 420. Sexuality, Relationships and Human Development throughout the Lifecycle

Credits: 3 View Details
Description: Body growth and development, reproduction and heredity. Personal relationships, dating, sexual orientation, courtship, marriage and family living. Life cycle through maturity as it relates to health and physical education. Majors only.
Semester Offered: Spring


HPE 434. Organization and Administration of Health/Physical Education Pre-K-12

Credits: 3 View Details
Description: History; legal basis; curriculum; school health services and program; emotional climate of school; emergency care; evaluating results of health instruction; role of physical education in health. Program planning, curriculum development, methods of presentation in grades Pre K-12. This course meets the upper division writing requirements. Majors only.
Semester Offered: Spring


HPE 438. Methods of 5-12 Health

Credits: 3 View Details
Description: Study and application of effective teaching and learning in the Health Education classroom.
Prerequisites: HPE 310, HPE 320, HPE 375, HPE 420
Corequisites: HPE 439
Semester Offered:
  • Fall
  • Spring


HPE 439. Field Experience in Health Education

Credits: 1 View Details
Description: Practical experience in regular health education settings, grades PreK through 12. Minimum number of hours is 30.
Corequisites: HPE 438
Semester Offered:
  • Fall
  • Spring


HPE 447. Assessment Strategies in Health and Physical Education

Credits: 3 View Details
Description: Tools and techniques for assessing learning and performance of children in health and physical education.
Prerequisites: HPE 207, HPE 310, PESS 300
Semester Offered: Fall


HPE 457. Senior Seminar: Health/Physical Education Teacher Education

Credits: 2 View Details
Description: Trends and issues affecting teaching health and physical education in today's ever-changing society. Majors only.
Corequisites: HPE 458, ED 421, ED 431
Semester Offered:
  • Fall
  • Spring


HPE 458. Integration of Theory into Practice: Field Experience in HPE

Credits: 2 View Details
Description: Pedagogical practice in a K-12 setting, including Education Teacher Performance Assessment (EdTPA).
Prerequisites: Admittance to major, HPE 375, HPE 376, HPE 438, HPE 439
Corequisites: HPE 457
Semester Offered:
  • Fall
  • Spring


HPE 467. Student Teaching for Health and Physical Education

Credits: 6 View Details
Description: Supervised teaching for Health and Physical Education Teacher Education students, leading to 5-12 Health Education and Pre K-12 Physical Education licensure.
Semester Offered:
  • Fall
  • Spring






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