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Kinesiology, Physical Education

Georgia Southern University

12 months
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358 USD/credit
358 USD/credit
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About

Are you starting out as a physical education teacher, or wanting to advance your physical education knowledge for your current students? The Kinesiology, Physical Education program of the Georgia Southern University emphasizes current pedagogical thinking, research, and teacher effectiveness in physical education to produce instructors who can integrate research and theory into teaching practice.

Overview

The Kinesiology, Physical Education program of the Georgia Southern University is designed for those students who currently have a clear renewable teaching certificate in Health and Physical Education. If a potential student does not have a clear renewable teaching certificate in Health and Physical Education, then the Master of Arts in Teaching (MAT) graduate program may be for you.

Student Learning Outcomes

Upon completion of the curriculum, students will:
  • Demonstrate an understanding of the research process and how it is used to solve problems.
  • Demonstrate an understanding of advanced concepts in physical education.
  • Demonstrate an understanding of the concepts and skills in physical education in relation to human growth and development.
  • Demonstrate an understanding of the role of technology in physical education.
  • Demonstrate an understanding of how to relate current knowledge in physical education to authentic problems in pedagogy to the learning environment.

Programme Structure

Courses offered:

  • School Health Education Methods
  • Analysis of Teaching Physical Education
  • Fitness and Wellness Education
  • Assessment and Technology in Physical Education
  • Supervision of Instruction in Physical Education
  • Curriculum Issues and Trends in Physical Education

Key information

Duration

  • Part-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English
IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
6
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TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
79

Credits

36 alternative credits

Delivered

Online

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA Your GPA, or Grade Point Average, is a number that indicates how well or how high you scored in your courses on average. Usually a GPA scales between 1.0 and 4.0, however different countries and universities can have different grading systems.
2.75

English requirements

IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
6
Start practicing IELTS today!
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
79

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Completion of a Bachelor’s degree from an accredited institution
  • A clear renewable teaching certificate in Physical Education or Health-Physical Education before starting the graduate program.
  • Minimum grade point average (GPA) of 2.75 (4.0 scale)
  • A full vitae or resume that includes the following: work history, professional experiences, membership and participation in professional organizations, other experiences related to the academic program, and contact information for a minimum of three references.
  • A personal writing sample that includes a description of teaching experiences and accomplishments, reasons for interest in the graduate program at Georgia Southern University, and career goals for the next five years.
  • A lesson plan and formal assessment designed for a K-12 setting in Physical Education.
  • A phone, internet, or in-person interview with Physical Education graduate coordinator.
  • Graduate Record Examination (GRE) scores are not required.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    358 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 358 USD per credit and a duration of 12 months.
  • National

    358 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 358 USD per credit and a duration of 12 months.

Funding

Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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