Total for Graduation 3120-128
General Education 138-42
Major HHP studies 262
Professional Education 220

Grades of “C- ” or better in all courses required for physical education teaching certification. Students must have a 2.65 overall G.P.A. for admission to teacher education and 2.75 in major and professional education courses for admission to student teaching. Students must have an "initial" and an "exit" physical fitness assessment, four tests each, on file in order to graduate.

General Requirements 1
Core Curriculum 138-42
HHP 2020First Aid/Accident Prevention/Community CPR2
HHP 2030Health Education2
HHP 2330Adventure Education2
HHP 2340Adventure Ed Facilitation Lab1
HHP 2410Team Sports2
or HHP 2510 Individual Sports
or HHP 3330 Lifetime Activities
or HHP 3400 Outdoor Activities/Water Safety Instruction (WSI)
HHP 2510Individual Sports2
or HHP 3330 Lifetime Activities
or HHP 3400 Outdoor Activities/Water Safety Instruction (WSI)
or HHP 2410 Team Sports
HHPHHP Elective2-3
HHPHHP Elective 2-3
Required Courses 2
Physiology of Exercise (4 cr)
HHP 3040Adapted Aquatics2
HHP 3220Teaching Issues Relating to Alcohol, Drugs, and Sexuality2
HHP 3330Lifetime Activities2
or HHP 3400 Outdoor Activities/Water Safety Instruction (WSI)
or HHP 2410 Team Sports
or HHP 2510 Individual Sports
HHP 3360Fitness Evaluation2
HHP 3510Assessment and Screening in Physical Education2
HHP 3720Kinesiology4
HHP 3830Perceptual Motor Learning and Motor Development2
HHP 3850Nutrition2
HHP 3920Emotional Health2
HHP 4320Consumer Health2
HHP 4330Organization, Administration, and Curriculum of Physical Education and Health3
HHP 4520Injury Prevention and Treatment2
HHP 4940Seminar in Community and Environmental Health Education3
Science Course 2
Essentials of Anatomy and Physiology (4 cr)
Human Anatomy and Physiology I
Professional Education Courses 2
Additional courses needed:
HHP 2320Introduction to Physical Education and Health Promotion2
HHP 3010Technology in Health and Physical Education2
HHP 3430Teaching Children with Exceptional Abilities in Health and Physical Education3
HHP 3440Elementary Physical Education Teaching Methods3
HHP 3500Methods in Teaching Health Education3
HHP 4230Methods in Middle/Secondary Physical Education3
HHP 4530Practicum in Adapted Physical Education3
TEACHING 2010Educational Media Theory2
Human Growth and Development (3 cr)
Child Psychology
Adolescent Psychology
TEACHING 3630Ethnic and Gender Equity in Education3
TEACHING 4660Student Teaching B-2112
TEACHING 4990edTPA Final Portfolio1
State of Wisconsin 860 Licensure/Adapted Physical Education
The following courses will satisfy the DPI requirements for an 860 Physical Education/Special Education three-year licensure (licensure in adapted physical education): (10 credits)
Teaching Children with Exceptional Abilities in Health and Physical Education
Assessment and Screening in Physical Education
Perceptual Motor Learning and Motor Development
Practicum in Adapted Physical Education
Total Credits120-128

1   Core curriculum link shows general education requirements for a Bachelor of Science degree.  The HHP major with an emphasis in Physical Education Teaching does not require the “Wellness” (1 cr) or the “Physical Activity” (1 cr) listed.  Completion of Bio 2340 and HHP 3020 will meet the “Natural Sciences” requirement and one of the following (Teaching 2130, Psych 3130, or Psych 3230) will meet the “Additional Natural Science, Mathematics, or Social Science” requirement.  DPI requirements can be met with the following courses: English 1330, History 1020, PolSci 1230 and Psych 1130.  All of these courses including English 1130, English 1230 and “Speech” classes require a “C-“ or better.

2   Grade of “C-“ or better required.

3   Students must have a 2.65 overall G.P.A. for admission to teacher education and 2.75 or higher in major and professional education courses for admission to student teaching.  Students must have an “initial” and an “exit” physical fitness assessment, four tests each, on file in order to graduate. 120 credits or above required for all UW-Platteville majors.