Credential in Adapted Physical Education Specialist

Units required for Credential: 21

Program Description

The Credential in Adapted Physical Education Specialist is intended that the courses in this specialty be taken in addition to or concurrent with the courses required for the Single Subject Teaching Credential in Physical Education.

Prerequisite Requirements

For students who are not Physical Education Teaching Concentration Majors

BIO 22Introductory Human Anatomy4
HLSC 136School Health Education2
KINS 130Elementary Physical Education Curriculum and Content3
or KINS 172 Movement Education
KINS 151Kinesiology3
KINS 151DApplied Kinesiology and Biomechanics3
KINS 158Motor Learning3

Program Requirements

Required Courses (22 Units)
EDSP 230Positive Behavior Supports for Students with Mild, Moderate, and Severe Behavioral Challenges3
EDSP 230BPositive Behavior Supports for Students with Mild, Moderate, and Severe Behavioral Challenges Lab1
KINS 171Adapted Physical Education: Basic Skill/Fitness Activities and Assessment3
KINS 176Perceptual Motor Development3
KINS 177Introduction to Adapted Physical Education3
KINS 179Adapted Physical Education: Program Planning3
KINS 194EAssigned Internship in Adapted Physical Education3
RPTA 118Recreation Therapy Facilitation Techniques3
Total Units22